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A Batsford century : the record of a hundred years of publishing and bookselling, 1843-1943

Author: Hector Bolitho
Publisher: London : B.T. Batsford, 1943.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
B.T. Batsford Ltd.
Batsford century.
London : B.T. Batsford, 1943
(OCoLC)577218563
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hector Bolitho
OCLC Number: 188389
Notes: New Zealand editor.
Noted in Bagnall.
Includes index.
Description: viii, 147 pages, [22] pages of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Harry Batsford --
B.T. Batsford: his family, early life and apprenticeship --
Early days of the business --
First publications --
A Victorian bookseller-publisher --
New premises and a new arrival --
Bradley and Herbert Batsford: publishing developments --
Harry Batsford --
A tribute to Herbert Batsford --
The great war --
Portrait of a charwoman --
Another arrival --
Post-war ups and downs --
The move to Mayfair --
A publishing 'new deal' --
Publishers' journeys --
William Hanneford-Smith: a tribute --
William Hanneford-Smith: an account of his work --
Charles Fry --
Brian Cook --
Work at home and abroad --
A wartime evacuation --
The war in North Audley Street --
Publishing from the Malvern Hills --
Some predecesors in a tradition --
Graduation in a tradition --
Some friends of Batsfords --
Thoughts on a centenary.
Responsibility: edited by Hector Bolitho.

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