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Book History

Vol. 1 (1998) through current issue

Book History is devoted to every aspect of the history of the book, broadly defined as the history of the creation, dissemination, and reception of script and print. It publishes research on the social, economic, and cultural history of authorship, editing, printing, the book arts, publishing, the book trade, periodicals, newspapers, ephemera, copyright, censorship, literary agents, libraries, literary criticism, canon formation, literacy, literary education, reading habits, and reader response. Book History is the official publication of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing, Inc. (SHARP).

Published by: The Johns Hopkins University Press

Current Issue: Volume 17, 2014

Volume 17, 2014

Volume 16, 2013

Volume 15, 2012

Volume 14, 2011

Volume 13, 2010

Volume 12, 2009

Volume 11, 2008

Volume 10, 2007

Volume 9, 2006

Volume 8, 2005

Volume 7, 2004

Volume 6, 2003

Volume 5, 2002

Volume 4, 2001

Volume 3, 2000

Volume 2, 1999

Volume 1, 1998

E-ISSN: 1529-1499
Print ISSN: 1098-7371

Editorial Board

Volume 17, 2014

Edited by

Ezra Greenspan
Southern Methodist University

Jonathan Rose
Drew University

Advisory Editors

Michael Albin
Library of Congress (emeritus)

John Bidwell
The Pierpont Morgan Library

Fiona Black
Dalhousie University

Hortensia Calvo
Tulane University

Scott E. Casper
University of Nevada, Reno

Richard W. Clement
University of Kansas

John Y. Cole
Center for the Book, Library of Congress

Robert Darnton
Harvard University

Donna Farina
New Jersey City University

Richard Fine
Virginia Commonwealth University

Francis Galloway
Independent scholar

Abhijit Gupta
Jadavpur University

Philip Gura
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

David Scott Kastan
Yale University

Peter Kornicki
University of Cambridge

Beth Luey
Arizona State University (emerita)

Martyn Lyons
University of New South Wales

Leah Price
Harvard University

Christopher A. Reed
Ohio State University

James A. Secord
University of Cambridge

Sydney J. Shep
Victoria University of Wellington

David Shneer
University of Denver

Iain Stevenson
University College London

Andie Tucher
Columbia University

Adriaan van der Weel
University of Leiden

James Wald
Hampshire College

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