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A History of Cambridge University Press: Volume 3, New Worlds for Learning, 1873-1972
Contributor(s): McKitterick, David (Author)

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ISBN: 0521308038     ISBN-13: 9780521308038
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
OUR PRICE: $147.25  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: September 2004

Annotation: This volume completes the history of Cambridge University Press from the sixteenth century to the late twentieth. It examines the ways by which the Press launched itself as a London publisher in the 1870s, building its educational and academic lists. It also explores changes in the printing industry, revealing how the Press assumed a leading role in the typographical renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s, and how it acquired an international reputation for quality after the Second World War. Also available: Volume 1: Printing and the Book Trade in Cambridge, 1534-1698 0-521-30801-1 Hardback $140.00 C Volume 2: Scholarship and Commerce, 1698-1872 0-521-30802-X $130.00C

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Language Arts & Disciplines | Publishers & Publishing Industry
Dewey: 070.594
LCCN: 91030372
Series: History of Cambridge University Press
Physical Information: 1.3" H x 6.8" W x 9.9" L (3.20 lbs) 536 pages
Features: Bibliography, Illustrated, Index
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Contributor Bio(s): McKitterick, David: - Dr David McKitterick is Fellow and Librarian, Trinity College, Cambridge.
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