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Book History is the official journal of the Society for the History of Authorship, Reading & Publishing.

Volume: 16 (2013)
Frequency: Annually
Print ISSN: 1098-7371
Online ISSN: 1529-1499

Book History

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).