Another Solid Showing For Mass Market
- Book sales Strong In First Half. // Book Publishing Report;8/12/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 31, p6
Focuses on the increase in book sales in the U.S. Performance of university press paperbacks; Decline in adult trade paperbacks; Demand of mass market paperback format.
- Oxford plans Canadian dictionary spin-offs. Howell, Tom // Quill & Quire;Nov99, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p14
Reports the plan of the Oxford University Press to release smaller versions of the Oxford dictionary. Success of the release of the 'Canadian Oxford Spelling Dictionary'; Schedule of the release of the second related title, tentatively called 'Canadian Oxford Paperback Dictionary'; Price of the...
- January Book Sales Good, Almost Too Good. // Book Publishing Report;3/25/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 12, p6
Reports the increase of sales on books in the U.S. Category of books showing big sales; Speculation of positive trade sales; Decline of returns over university presses.
- Yale Press to Launch Softcover Imprint. Rosen, Judith // Publishers Weekly;8/21/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 34, p22
Reports on the planned launch of a general-interest trade paperback imprint called Nota Bene by the Yale University Press in September 2000. Information on the inaugural list; Details on the Nota Bene books; Views of Publishing Director Tina C. Weiner on the Nota Bene books.
- THE WORLD OF PAPERBACKS. // Contemporary Review;Sep2001, Vol. 279 Issue 1628, p185
Presents information on developments concerning paperback titles as of September 2001. Academic titles published by Routledge; History titles published by Pimlico; Fiction titles from Vintage; Releases from Cambridge University Press.
- Oxford University Press Sales. Eaton, Amy // AALL Spectrum;Nov2008, Vol. 13 Issue 2, Special section p5
The article focuses on the sales segment of the Oxford University Press (OUP). It is noted that 45 percent of all OUP library sales are from the academic market and 10 percent of sales are from special libraries, which include law firms. In addition, law customers have three sales...
- It's Only Halftime For University Presses, 'But It Sure Doesn't Look Good' For The Rest Of The Year. // Book Publishing Report;2/10/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 6, p3
Reports on the sales status of university presses in the U.S. in 2002. Rate of sales decline in comparison with 2001; Influence of the reduced library spending on sales decline; Projection on the performance of the segment in 2003.
- Bravissimo for Books. // America;7/2/1960, Vol. 103 Issue 14, p411
The article focuses on the results of a survey by the American Book Publishers Council that depicts an increased of book publishing for 1959 in the U.S. It depicts an increased of 12.5% dollar volume of sales compare to 1958 and the number of books sold made the same percentage. It cites that...
- THE WORLD OF PAPERBACKS. // Contemporary Review;Mar2003, Vol. 282 Issue 1646, p187
Presents updates on the paperback publishing industry in Great Britain as of March 2003. Publication of a variety of books on biography and history by publishing company Constable Robinson; Publisher Pimlico's launch of several books; Oxford University Press' release of a revised paperback...