The Book Trade in Kent 1750–1900

The Society is pleased to announce a new electronic publication: 

Richard Goulden, A Biographical Dictionary of  those engaged in the Book Trade in Kent, 1750–1900.
This is a searchable PDF version of the original publication of 2014 together with a file of additions and corrections.

This dictionary covers each person's career and significant incidents in his or her life in Kent, be he or she a bookseller, stationer, printer,compositor, bookbinder, shop assistant, apprentice, music seller, ballad seller, circulating library proprietor, newspaper reporter, newspaper editor or proprietor.  If known, births, marriages and deaths are included.  For each factual statement, a reference is given where possible. 

Further details: http://www.bibsoc.org.uk/content/book-trade-kent-1750–1900