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Frank A. Mumby

(1872—1954)


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(1872–1954),

journalist and historian of the British book trade, whose Romance of Bookselling (1910) was the basis of Publishing and Bookselling: A History from the Earliest Times to the Present Day (1930); it was revised by Ian Norrie, who added a second section, 1870–1970, which was itself revised as Mumby's Publishing and Bookselling in the Twentieth Century.

Subjects: Literature.


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