The History of Gothic Publishing, 1800-1835: Exhuming the Trade
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The History of Gothic Publishing, 1800-1835: Exhuming the Trade

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To better understand and contextualise the twilight of the Gothic genre during the 1920s and 1830s, The History of Gothic Publishing, 1800-1835: Exhuming the Trade examines the disreputable aspects of the Gothic trade from its horrid bluebooks to the desperate hack writers who created the short tales of terror. From the Gothic publishers to the circulating libraries, this...more
Hardcover, 232 pages
Published December 9th 2005 by Palgrave Macmillan
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Informative, but not as rhetorically based as I would have liked. There was way too much literatue analysis when he could have focused on other aspects of the history of the book at that time.
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