35th Annual Conference on Book Trade History

By Ian G Evans, on 16 September 2013

24 November 2013 – 25 November 2013

35th Annual Conference on Book Trade History
Stationers’ Hall, Ave Maria Lane, London EC4M 7DD

Organised by Michael Harris, Giles Mandelbrote and Robin Myers in association with the Antiquarian Booksellers Association and ABA Educational Trust

The movement of manuscript into print can be a difficult as well as a rewarding process. Authors and publishers often have different agendas, as well as status, and the negotiations around money and content can lead to an uneasy relationship. This year’s speakers will describe the trials and tribulations of authors and their relations with booksellers, as well as delving into the dark corners of some rogue publishers.

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