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Inside Book Publishing
By Angus Phillips (collaborator) and Giles Clark
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Routledge
Publication date July 31, 2008
Pages 302
Binding Paperback
Edition 4th
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780415441575
ISBN-10 0415441579
Dimensions 0.50 by 6.75 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1.45 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $46.95
§As reported by publisher says people who bought this book also bought:
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Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description:

How do publishers work and make money? Why do they exist?

This expanded and thoroughly revised fourth edition of Inside Book Publishing is designed for students of publishing, authors needing to find out publishing secrets, and those wanting to get in or get on in the industry. It addresses the big issues – globalization of publishing, the impact of the internet – and explains publishing from the author contract to the bookshop shelf.

It covers:

  • how the present industry has evolved
  • publishing functions – editorial, design and production, marketing, sales and distribution, and rights
  • the role of the author
  • copyright and contracts
  • the sales channels for books in the UK, from the high street to ebooks
  • getting a job in publishing.

It features:

  • topic boxes written by expert contributors
  • a glossary of publishing terms
  • suggestions for further reading
  • a directory of publishing organizations
  • a Companion Website at:

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5 updated edition from Routledge (July 3, 2014)
9780415537162 | details & prices | 355 pages | 5.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.75 lbs | List price $130.00
About: Now in its fifth edition, Inside Book Publishing remains the classic introduction to the book publishing industry, being both a manual for the profession for over two decades and the bestselling textbook for students of publishing.
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5th edition from Routledge (August 7, 2014)
9780415537179 | details & prices | 355 pages | 7.00 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $51.95
The price comparison is for this edition
4th edition from Routledge (July 31, 2008)
9780415441575 | details & prices | 302 pages | 6.75 × 9.50 × 0.50 in. | 1.45 lbs | List price $46.95
About: How do publishers work and make money?
4th edition from Routledge (June 13, 2008)
9780203341544 | details & prices | 320 pages | List price $35.95

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