A history of Longmans and their books, 1724-1990: longevity in publishing

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British Library, 2008 - History - 587 pages
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"Social historian Briggs tells the story of Longmans' role in the book trade and its international, social, economic, intellectual, and cultural history. The UK's oldest commercial publisher, they have produced numerous books on law, medicine, religion, science, sport, reference, and education. Includes index, over 260 illustrations, and five appendices"--Provided by publisher.

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Contents

Longevity
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The Creation of a Business 17241797
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The Dynamics of Growth
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Copyright

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