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J.M. Dent & Sons records, 1834-1986

Author: J.M. Dent & Sons.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Publication:J.M. Dent & Sons records.
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Editor files include inter-office correspondence and memoranda between members of the J.M. Dent editorial department discussing book acceptance and rejection, editorial recommendations, advice on what titles to include in various series, copyright agreements, sales figures, royalty payments, legal problems, reprints, and successive editions. Editorial files also include correspondence with authors and companies that  Read more...
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Named Person: Augustine Birrell; Eric Blom; E F Bozman; Henry Button; Richard Church; F J Martin Dent; Hugh R Dent; J M Dent; Robert Donald, Sir; Eric John Holmyard; John Macrae; H W Marsh; Guy Noel Pocock; C B Purdom; Ernest Rhys; Athelstan Ridgway; M R Ridley; Walter Ripman; W G Taylor; Richard Wilson
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: J.M. Dent & Sons.
OCLC Number: 31966224
Notes: In Rare Book Literary and Historical Papers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (#11043).
Description: ca. 210000 items (150.0 linear ft.)
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Editor files include inter-office correspondence and memoranda between members of the J.M. Dent editorial department discussing book acceptance and rejection, editorial recommendations, advice on what titles to include in various series, copyright agreements, sales figures, royalty payments, legal problems, reprints, and successive editions. Editorial files also include correspondence with authors and companies that pertains to manuscript proposals and submissions; correspondence with the directors of J.M. Dent & Sons; editorial emendations to rough drafts and illustrative material; and photographs of most editors in the J.M. Dent Staff. Note that files are incomplete, since many items of significant commercial value were sold piecemeal in the 1980s and some files from later years are held by Weidenfeld and Nicholson, which took over the Dent firm in 1986.

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