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The Perilous Trade: Publishing Canada's Writers

The Perilous Trade: Publishing Canada's Writers

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The Perilous Trade: Publishing Canada's Writers

by MacSkimming, Roy

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9780771054938
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Toronto, ON, Canada: McClelland & Stewart Ltd, 2003. First Canadian Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 464pp w sources and index. Brown paper-over-boards with crisp gold lettering on spine. No wear to covers or spine. Binding square and sound. Colour photo illustrated DJ clean and without wear. Octavo.

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Roy MacSkimming is a professional writer and a published novelist. He has been literary editor of The Toronto Star and is now director of the Association of Canadian Publishers. Roy MacSkimming and his wife, Suzette, have lived in Europe and raised two sons. From the Hardcover edition.

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Title
The Perilous Trade: Publishing Canada's Writers
Author
MacSkimming, Roy
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Fine
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Fine
Quantity Available
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Edition
First Canadian Edition 1st Printing
ISBN 10
0771054939
ISBN 13
9780771054938
Publisher
McClelland & Stewart Ltd
Place of Publication
Toronto, ON, Canada
Date Published
2003
Pages
472
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Keywords
Publishers and publishing -- Canada -- History -- 20th century. NOISBN Canadian, General, "Editors, Journalists, Publishers
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