Book History is the official publication of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing. It was established in 1998 and is published annually by the Johns Hopkins University Press.
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Johns Hopkins University Press for the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing (United States)
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Book History is an academic journal devoted to the history of the book, i.e. the history of the creation, dissemination and reception of script and printed materials. It publishes research on the social, economic and cultural history of authorship, editing, printing, the book arts, publishing and the book trade, periodicals, newspapers, ephemera, copyright, censorship, literary agents, libraries, literary criticism, canon formation, literacy, literary education, reading habits, and reader response.
- SHARP Book History
- Book History on the Johns Hopkins University Press website
- Book History at Project MUSE
- Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing