Book #29373

Be Merry And Wise: Origins Of Children's Book Publishing In England, 1650-1850

Brian Alderson, Felix De Marez Oyens
Be Merry And Wise: Origins Of Children's Book Publishing In England, 1650-1850. Brian Alderson, Felix De Marez Oyens.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 4to; xvi, 318, [2] pages
Publisher: New Castle, DE: Oak Knoll Press, 2006.
ISBN: 1584561807

A Fine first edition/first printing in Fine dust jacket..

The child as the audience for books in the English language. Alderson and De Marez Oyens not only plot the chronological development of children's book publishing from almost random beginnings to the diversity of the early Victorian period but also show how publishers adapted their trade methods to exploit this new market.

Price: $115.00