WorldCat Identities

McCleery, Alistair

Overview
Works: 31 works in 145 publications in 3 languages and 3,360 library holdings
Genres: History  Fiction  Ghost stories  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: Z4, 823.912
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Most widely held works by Alistair McCleery
The book history reader( Book )

27 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The editors illustrate how book history studies have evolved into a broad approach which incorporates social and cultural considerations governing the production, dissemination and reception of print and texts
An introduction to book history by David Finkelstein( Book )

45 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"An Introduction to Book History provides a comprehensive critical introduction to the development of the book and print culture. David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery chart the move from the spoken word to written texts, the coming of print, the book as commodity, the power and profile of readers, and the future of the book in the electronic age. Each section begins with a summary of the chapter's aims and contents, followed by a detailed discussion of the relevant issues, concluding with a summary of the chapter."--Jacket
Landscape and light : essays by Neil M Gunn( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ulysses pagefinder by Ian Gunn( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edinburgh history of the book in Scotland( Book )

7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest trade : booksellers and bookselling in Scotland( Book )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'An Honest Trade' provides a lively account of bookselling and booksellers through the life histories of key and representative figures in the Scottish trade, told in their own words
The Porpoise Press, 1922-39 by Alistair McCleery( Book )

4 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Edinburgh history of the book in Scotland by David Finkelstein( Book )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume covers issues including the professionalisation of publishing, its scale, technological developments, the role of the state, including the library service, the institutional structure of the book in Scotland, industrial relations, union activity and organisation, women and the Scottish book, and the economics of publishing
Farewell Miss Julie Logan, a wintry tale by J. M Barrie( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape to light by Neil M Gunn( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Belief in ourselves by Neil M Gunn( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a collection of essays that focusses on politics in the widest sense, and literature as a source of inspiration for a nation and a provider of national identity
The influence of D.F. McKenzie( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The influence of D.F. McKenzie provides an introduction to the work of the writer who reinvigorated textual criticism and bibliography and nurtured the growth of the history of the book in the English-speaking world."--Jacket
Scottish comics : a celebration( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Works in progress by James Joyce( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In search of a hero : looking for Allen Lane by Alistair McCleery( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nation and nationalism( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Evening Telegraph : Dublin: Thursday, June 16, 1904( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The influence of Benedict Anderson( Book )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review of publishing : a review of Scottish publishing in the 21st century : summary report by Marion Sinclair( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papermaking on the Water of Leith( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An introduction to book history
Alternative Names
Mac Cleery, Alistair

Mac Cleery Alistair 1954-....

MacCleery, Alistair

MacCleery Alistair 1954-....

Mc Cleery, Alistair

Mc Cleery Alistair 1954-....

McCleery, Alistair

Languages
English (124)

Italian (5)

Chinese (2)

Covers
An introduction to book historyThe Edinburgh history of the book in ScotlandAn honest trade : booksellers and bookselling in ScotlandThe Edinburgh history of the book in ScotlandLandscape to lightBelief in ourselvesPapermaking on the Water of Leith