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Charles Welsh - Author

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Books by Charles Welsh

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/11/2018

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/11/2018

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/11/2018

English History in American School Text-Books

English History in American School Text-Books

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 02/11/2018

English History in American School Text-Books

English History in American School Text-Books

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/11/2018

English History in American School Text-Books

English History in American School Text-Books

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/11/2018

English History in American School Text-Books

English History in American School Text-Books

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/10/2018

English History in American School Text-Books

English History in American School Text-Books

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/10/2018

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/10/2018

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback Release Date: 22/08/2017

The Golden Treasury of Irish Songs and Lyrics Volume 2

The Golden Treasury of Irish Songs and Lyrics Volume 2

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/10/2015

Scottish Toasts

Scottish Toasts

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Hardback Release Date: 08/08/2015

Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries Bookseller of the Last Century: Being Some Account of the Life of John Newbery, and of the Books He Published, with a Notic

Cambridge Library Collection - History of Printing, Publishing and Libraries Bookseller of the Last Century: Being Some Account of the Life of John Newbery, and of the Books He Published, with a Notic

Author: Charles Welsh Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 10/06/2010

Charles Welsh's account of the achievements of John Newbery was first published in 1885. Newbery is best known as the pioneering publisher of good-quality children's books such as A Little Pretty Pocket-Book and Little Goody Two-Shoes. In many ways he can be regarded as the first publisher who created and marketed books specifically for children. He was an associate of Samuel Johnson and Oliver Goldsmith, and founded a number of newspapers that published some of their works. Welsh also draws attention to a less well known aspect of Newbery's diverse business ventures: his involvement in the selling of patent medicines. The author chronicles the immediate successors to the Newbery business and includes a lengthy summary of the son Francis Newbery's autobiography. The illustrated book contains a number of appendices including John Newbery's will, lists of his publications and some of the newspapers with which he was associated.