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By Jason D. Ensor

‘Angus & Robertson and the British exchange in Australian Books, 1930–1970’ strains the historical past of the broadcast ebook in Australia, quite the creation and enterprise context that mediated Australia’s literary and cultural ties to Britain for a lot of the 20 th century. This learn specializes in the London operations of 1 of Australia’s premiere e-book publishers of the 20 th century: Angus & Robertson. The e-book argues that regardless of the most obvious barriers of a British-dominated marketplace, Australian publishers had room to manoeuvre in it. It questions the ways that Angus & Robertson replicated, challenged or remodeled the customarily hugely criticised advertisement practices of British publishers which will increase an export exchange for Australian books within the uk. This ebook is the reply to the present void within the literary marketplace for a considerable heritage of Australia’s greatest writer and its function within the improvement of Australia’s export booklet trade.

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