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This chapter discusses the establishment of clear roles for writers, printers, and publishers. It also compares the early systems of royalties and copyright with those in practice today.
Western Oregon University
history of the book, disruptive technology, disruptive innovation
Critical and Cultural Studies | Cultural History | History of Science, Technology, and Medicine
Morgan, Reina. "Publishers and Authors in the Nineteenth Century: Changing Roles." Disrupting Society from Tablet to Tablet. 2015. CC BY-NC.