Book History, the Interdiscipline


Book History the Interdiscipline

Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book, ed. Leslie Howsam. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015.

Old Books & New Histories: An Orientation to Studies in Book & Print Culture (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2006).

An Italian translation by Roberta Cesana appeared in 2019 with a new introduction: Vecchi Libri e Nuove Storie: Introduzione Agli Studi Sulla Cultura del Libro e Della Stampa. Milan: Mimesis Edizioni, 2019.  

“The Study of Book History” chapter 1 of Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book  (ed L. Howsam). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015: 1-13.

“Thinking through the History of the Book”. Memoires du Livre/Studies in Book Culture, vol 7 no. 2 (2016).

“The practice of book and print culture: sources, methods, readings,” in The Perils of Print Culture: Book, Print and Publishing History in Theory and Practice, ed Eve Patten and Jason McElligott (Houndmills, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), 17-34.

“New Directions for Research and Pedagogy in Book History.” Knygotyra (Book Science, open-access refereed journal published by Vilnius University, Lithuania), vol 60 (2013): 7-18.

“What is the historiography of books?: Recent Studies in Authorship, Publishing and Reading in Modern Britain and North America,” The Historical Journal51:4 (2008), 1089-1101.

“Book History Unbound: Transactions of the Written Word Made Public.” Canadian Journal of History XXXVIII, April 2003, 69-81.

“In My View: Women and Book History,” Guest Editorial, SHARP News, 7, 4 (Autumn 1998), 1-2.

“Women in Publishing and the Book Trades in Britain, 1830-1914.” Leipziger Jahrbuch zur Buchgeschichte 6 (1996), 67-79.