Monthly Archives: July 2007

Superhero Launched from Rocket

On popular demand as to how the launch went. The launch of Superhero on Saturday with Samit Basu, Indrajit Hazra and myself was a very well attended event, and the Oxford Junior Bookstore was packed to the rafters with kids … Continue reading

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Invite for Saturday to Superhero Launch

All my readers and their children/family are hereby invited to this event. It’s Saturday, 14 July 2007, at the Oxford Junior Bookstore at 5.30 pm. Please come and watch serious writers make fools of themselves. Samit Basu and Indrajit Hazra … Continue reading

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The Reading Nation in the Romantic Period

The Reading Nation in the Romantic Period, William St Clair, Cambridge University Press, 2004. ISBN 0-52-81006-X, ₤90.00 This is the book that turned me into a historian of Indian publishing. Let me explain. In 1994, I went to Oxford University … Continue reading

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