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Publishers’ Circular

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Established in 1837 by a group of leading publishers, the journal was the main organ for the British book trade. Under its manager, Low, the magazine was issued fortnightly until ...

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Publishers’ Circular

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Established in 1837 by a group of leading publishers, the journal was the main organ for the British book trade. Under its manager, Low, the magazine was issued fortnightly until ...

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Publishers’ Circular, The

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 143 words.

Established in 1837 by a group of leading publishers, the journal was the main organ for the British book trade.

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2538. To the Editor of the Publishers' Circular

George Meredith.

Edited by C. L. Cline.

in The Letters of George Meredith, Vol. 3

Primary Text. Subjects: Literature.

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Low, Sampson (1797–1886)

in Oxford Reader's Companion to Trollope

January 1999; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (19th Century). 127 words.

bookseller-stationer turned publisher; inaugurated Publisher's Circular (1837) which became his sole property (1867); issued English Catalogue

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Marston, Edward

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. 117 words.

FRGS

Born 14 Feb. 1825; m 1851; died 6 April 1914

Chairman, Publishers’ Circular, Ltd

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Sampson Low

Overview page. Subjects: Bibliography.

Low was an apprentice in a circulating library and briefly worked at Longman. He began his firm (1819), publishing, bookselling, and lending books on subscription, and was subsequently...

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‘Books <i>Are</i> a Commodity’: The Commercialization of Popular Fiction

Joseph McAleer.

in Popular Reading and Publishing in Britain 1914–1950

December 1992; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945). 11307 words.

Record levels of production and the introduction of ‘commodity-style’ publishing techniques gave popular fiction an exposure to such a degree that it was woven into the cultural fabric of...

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Trade attitudes towards audience taste

Robert James.

in Popular Culture and Working-Class Taste in Britain, 1930-39

September 2010; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 10425 words.

This chapter looks at trade attitudes towards working-class taste in 1930s Britain regarding the restrictions placed upon the working class by various government bodies. The educational...

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Commodore, Chester, Sr.

Lorin Nails-Smoote'.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1212 words.

political and editorial cartoonist, was born Chesterfield Commodore in Racine, Wisconsin, the fourth of five children of Elizabeth “Bessie” Fite and Pascal “Pat” Commodore, a Creole...

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China's Rare Earths Export Quotas: Out of the China-Raw Materials Gate, But Past the WTO's Finish Line?

Han-Wei Liu and John Maughan.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 14894 words.

Several recent studies have discussed the ramifications of the China – Raw Materials case for China's rare earths. However, none of these studies has conducted a thorough investigation of...

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Moore, Fred R.

Carolyn Wedin.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-first Century

January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 682 words.

editor, publisher, and alderman. Fred R. Moore was born in Virginia and educated in Washington, D.C., where he also sold papers as a youth. In 1879 he married Ida Lawrence, and they had...

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Holtzclaw, William Henry

Thomas C. Holt.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1011 words.

educator, writer, and publisher, was born William Henry Harrison Tecumseh Zachary Taylor Holtzclaw in Roanoke, Alabama, the oldest of twelve children born to Jerry Holtzclaw, a farmer,...

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Part II Maritime Security Law, 16 The Human Element of Maritime Crime: Stowaways, Human Trafficking, and Migrant Smuggling

Patricia Mallia.

in The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 20 pages. 9813 words.

This chapter gives an overview of the legal regime relevant to stowaways, migrant smuggling, and trafficking in individuals. While the human element is a common thread which runs throughout...

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Financial Dispute Resolution in China: Arbitration or Court Litigation?

Shahla Ali and Hui Huang.

in Arbitration International

March 2012; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 10803 words.

Determining the appropriate venue for the resolution of financial disputes is a question that has received increased attention in recent years given the growth in financial and...

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Rule-Based Trade 2.0? The Rise of Informal Rules and International Standards and How they May Outcompete WTO Treaties

Joost Pauwelyn.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2014; p ublished online December 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; International Economic Law; Economics. 6912 words.

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Part II Maritime Security Law, 12 Maritime Terrorism and the Illicit Trafficking in Arms

Riyaz Hamza.

in The IMLI Manual on International Maritime Law

March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; International Law; Law. 14 pages. 6157 words.

This chapter examines two specific maritime security threats, namely, maritime terrorism and the illicit trafficking in arms, including weapons of mass destruction, as the two threats are...

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Saudi Law as Lex Arbitri: Evaluation of Saudi Arbitration Law and Judicial Practice

in Arbitration International

June 2009; p ublished online August 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Arbitration; Company and Commercial Law; Competition Law; Employment and Labour Law; Settlement of Disputes. 16149 words.

Disputes settled in Saudi Arabia, or which otherwise contain Saudi elements, are governed by the Kingdom’s lex arbitri, which requires that not only the arbitration clause and ...

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China's Anti-Monopoly Law and its Merger Enforcement: Convergence and Flexibility

Dan Wei.

in Journal of International Economic Law

December 2011; p ublished online December 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 16611 words.

As the world's second largest economy and the world's fastest growing economy, China is a late but significant entrant into the competition law club with the implementation of the...

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Consensus Yet Not Consented: A Critique of the WTO Decision-Making by Consensus

Wenwei Guan.

in Journal of International Economic Law

March 2014; p ublished online February 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Financial Law; Public International Law; Economics. 13638 words.

World Trade Organization’s consensus decision-making faces both practical and theoretical challenges. A major practical issue is that consensus involves deference to powers and problems of...

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