Likeable People

John Sutherland

  • Book Society by Graham Watson
    Deutsch, 164 pp, £6.50, April 1980, ISBN 0 233 97160 2
  • The Publishers Association Annual Report 1979-80
    73 pp
  • Private Presses and Publishing in England since 1945 by H.E. Bellamy
    Clive Bingley, 168 pp, £15.00, March 1980, ISBN 0 85157 297 9

James Hepburn opens his history of literary agency – The Author’s Empty Purse, published in l968 – with the same quotation that Graham Watson uses to conclude his reminiscences of a lifetime spent in the profession:

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