Bestsellers A Very Short Introduction

Author: John Sutherland
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 019157869X
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ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly.

Bestsellers Routledge Revivals

Author: John Sutherland
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136830634
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First published in 1981, this book offers a study of British and American popular fiction in the 1970s, a decade in which the quest for the superseller came to dominate the lives of publishers on both sides of the Atlantic.


Author: C. Bloom
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230583873
Size: 48.42 MB
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This essential guide, now available in a fully updated new edition, is the only available study of all bestselling books, authors and genres since the start of the last century, giving an unique insight into a hundred years of publishing ...


Author: Jon Helgason
Publisher: Nordic Academic Press
ISBN: 9187675064
Size: 31.56 MB
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This volume addresses such diverse questions as the creation of hype, the role and the meaning of the author in the presentday media landscape, changes in the book trade, historical perspectives on bestselling literature, and the ...

Bestsellers In Nineteenth Century America

Author: Paul C. Gutjahr
Publisher: Anthem Press
ISBN: 1783085800
Size: 34.52 MB
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This collection seeks to offer its readers a glimpse at the literature that lit up the literary horizon when the works were first published, leading to insights on key cultural aspects of the nineteenth-century United States and its ...

Sold By The Millions

Author: Toni Johnson-Woods
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443835986
Size: 31.71 MB
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Sold by the Millions: Australia’s Bestsellers is the first collection to concentrate on Australia’s best-selling material that forms the armchair reading of many Australians.

Fictional Feminism

Author: Kim A. Loudermilk
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135884404
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This book argues that these texts create a kind of "fictional feminism" that recuperates feminism's radical potential, thereby lessening the threat it presents to the status quo.