Myers, Robin. The British Book Trade From Caxton to the Present Day. London: André Deutsch, 1973, 405 p.
Provides a bibliographical guide to issues of authorship, bookbinding, printing, publishing, and bookselling.
Barnes, James J. Free Trade in Books: A Study of the London Book Trade Since 1800. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1964, 198 p.
Discusses various booksellers' committees and associations, the relationship of publishers and authors, and the introduction of inexpensive literature.
Baym, Nina. Novels, Readers, and Reviewers: Responses to...
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