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Banned Books and Publishers’ Ploys: The Well of Loneliness as Exemplar

Journal Article
McCleery, A. (2019)
Banned Books and Publishers’ Ploys: The Well of Loneliness as Exemplar. Journal of Modern Literature, 43(1), 34-52. https://doi.org/10.2979/jmodelite.43.1.03
Archival sources provide much of the basis for a consideration of the myriad methods that UK publishers employed to avoid prosecution for obscenity. In turn, the UK legal auth...

A book to bind us together: Staff–student collaboration on a new model of publication

Presentation / Conference
Gray, A. (2019, July)
A book to bind us together: Staff–student collaboration on a new model of publication. Paper presented at Advance HE Learning & Teaching Annual Conference, 2019, Northumbria University
This presentation provides insights into a ground-breaking initiative in which academics worked with students to produce a new book, entitled “Innovation in Learning and Teach...

Advocacy in Action – How A Publishing Programme Represents Homeless Readers in Scotland

Presentation / Conference
Gray, A. (2019, June)
Advocacy in Action – How A Publishing Programme Represents Homeless Readers in Scotland. Paper presented at By the Book6
So far as has thus been discerned, no research has been conducted into the reading habits of homeless readers. This paper provides for genuine insight into the rationale for a...

Guillaume Apollinaire

Digital Artefact
Thomson, T. (2016)
Guillaume Apollinaire
Entry for a peer-reviewed digital encyclopedia, available by subscription from Routledge online.

The paperback evolution: Tauchnitz, Albatross and Penguin.

Book Chapter
McCleery, A. (2007)
The paperback evolution: Tauchnitz, Albatross and Penguin. In N. Matthews, & N. Moody (Eds.), Judging a book by its cover: fans, publishers, designers and the marketing of fiction (3-18). Ashgate Publishing

The Edinburgh history of the book in Scotland: professionalism and diversity 1880-2000.

Book
(2006)
D. Finkelstein, & A. McCleery (Eds.), The Edinburgh history of the book in Scotland: professionalism and diversity 1880-2000. Edinburgh University Press
Whether in the creation of early manuscripts, in the formation of libraries, through fine printing, or the development of mass media, Scotland's contributions to the history o...

In search of a hero: looking for Allen Lane.

Book
McCleery, A. (2005)
In search of a hero: looking for Allen Lane. Penguin Collector's Society

An introduction to book history.

Book
Finkelstein, D., & McCleery, A. (2004)
An introduction to book history. Routledge