Travels into Print: Exploration, Writing, and Publishing with John Murray, 1773-1859

  title={Travels into Print: Exploration, Writing, and Publishing with John Murray, 1773-1859},
  author={Innes M. Keighren and Charles W. J. Withers and Bill D. Bell},
In eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Britain, books of travel and exploration were much more than simply the printed experiences of intrepid authors. They were works of both artistry and industry—products of the complex, and often contested, relationships between authors and editors, publishers and printers. These books captivated the reading public and played a vital role in creating new geographical truths. In an age of global wonder and of expanding empires, there was no publisher more… 
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