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Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The name first given to a series of paperback books published in 1935 by A. Lane, and established as a publishing company in 1936. The first ten titles, which sold for sixpence each,...

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Penguin Books

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

The name first given to a series of paperback books published in 1935 by A. Lane, and established as a publishing company in 1936. The first ten titles, which sold for sixpence each,...

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Penguin Books (1936)

Jonathan M. Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

January 2004; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 526 words.

Soon after their launch Penguin books were associated with progressive design trends in 1930s Britain and were often photographed in

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Penguin Books (1936)

Jonathan Woodham.

in A Dictionary of Modern Design

P ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Industrial and Commercial Art. 546 words.

Soon after their launch Penguin books were associated with progressive design trends in 1930s Britain and were often photographed in ...

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Penguin Books

Edited by Russ Willey.

in Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 100 words.

The paperbacks so called take their name from the publishing firm founded in 1935 by Allen Lane (1902–70),

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Penguin Books

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 167 words.

The paperbacks so called take their name from the publishing firm founded in 1935 by Allen Lane, the name

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Penguin Books

Edited by Margaret Drabble, Jenny Stringer and Daniel Hahn.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 122 words.

the name first given to a series of paperback books published in 1935 by A. Lane, and established as

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Penguin Books

Edited by Dinah Birch and Katy Hooper.

in The Concise Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 140 words.

An innovative series of paperbacks launched by Allen *Lane in 1935 and established as an independent publishing company in ...

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Penguin Books

Edited by Dinah Birch.

in The Oxford Companion to English Literature

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (British and Irish). 169 words.

The name given to an innovative series of paperbacks launched by Allen *Lane in 1935 and established as an independent publishing company in ...

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Penguin Books

Terry Sturm.

in The Oxford Companion to New Zealand Literature

January 1998; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies - World. 672 words.

has been a force since the early 1980s in the publication of New Zealand literature. The establishment of a New

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Penguin Books

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 345 words.

British publisher founded 1935 by A. *Lane, managing director of the near-bankrupt *Bodley Head. Lane invented neither *paperbacks

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Penguin Books

Jenny Stringer.

in The Oxford Companion to Twentieth-Century Literature in English

January 1996; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 242 words.

a paperback publishing venture, whose intention was to make good reading available cheaply, begun by Allen Lane (1902–70)

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Roy Goode, Commercial Law, (2nd Edition), Penguin Books, London, 1995, cxxx + 1264 p.

Frédérique Mestre.

in Uniform Law Review

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 0 words.

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Irving v Penguin Books and Deborah Lipstadt

Overview page. Subjects: Law.

This libel action, fought in the High Court from 11 January to 11 April 2000, centred on allegations made by the American historian Deborah Lipstadt in her book Denying the ...

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Irving v Penguin Books and Deborah Lipstadt

Richard Evans.

in The New Oxford Companion to Law

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Law. 552 words.

This libel action, fought in the High Court from 11 January to 11 April 2000, centred on allegations made

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Against Gravity. Farnoosh Moshiri. New York: Penguin Books, 2005. 308 pages. $14.00 paper.

Sheefteh Khalili.

in MELUS: Multi-Ethnic Literature of the United States

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature. 0 words.

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The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge, Peter L. Berger and Thomas Luckman, Harmondsworth, Penguin Books, 1967, pp. 249, ISBN 978-0140135480

Nigel Parton.

in The British Journal of Social Work

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 853 words.

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A Good Childhood: Searching for Values in a Competitive Age, Richard Layard and Judy Dunn, London, Penguin Books, 2009, pp. xiii + 240, ISBN 978-0-141-03943-5, £9.99

Nick Axford.

in The British Journal of Social Work

July 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 902 words.

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Puffin Books

Kimberley Reynolds.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children's Literature

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 268 words.

The children's imprint of Penguin Books, Puffin Books was founded, together with Puffin Picture Books, in 1941, by Penguin's

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