Dr Andrew Nash

Contact details

Name:
Dr Andrew Nash
Institute:
Institute of English Studies
Email address:
andrew.nash@sas.ac.uk

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
English Literature, History of the book
Regions:
England, Scotland, United Kingdom
Summary of research interests and expertise:

History of the book since 1800; history of publishing; history of authorship; literary and publishing archives; Chatto & Windus.

Victorian literature, especially Victorian popular fiction; the sea story.

Twentieth-century literature, especially inter-war fiction.

Scottish literature since 1750, especially J.M. Barrie; Robert Louis Stevenson; Hugh MacDiarmid and the Scottish literary renaissance; Muriel Spark; the history of Scottish publishing.  

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
01-Apr-2016 The Material History of the Novel I: 1940-1973

Chapters

The Material History of the Novel I: 1940-1973. In: Boxall, P. and Cheyette, B. (eds.) The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Volume 7: British and Irish Fiction since 1940. (Oxford History of the Novel in English). Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 21-36. ISBN 9780198749394

01-Apr-2016 The Material History of the Novel II: 1973-present

Chapters

 The Material History of the Novel II: 1973-present. In: Boxall, P. and Cheyette, B. (eds.) The Oxford History of the Novel in English, Volume 7: British and Irish Fiction since 1940. (Oxford History of the Novel in English). Oxford: Oxford University Press, pp. 401-16. ISBN 9780198749394

01-Jun-2015 Better Dead: J. M. Barrie’s First Book and the Shilling Fiction Market

Articles

Better Dead: J. M. Barrie’s First Book and the Shilling Fiction Market. Scottish Literary Review, 7 (1). pp. 19-41. ISSN 1756-5634 

01-Jan-2015 J.M. Barrie: Auld Licht Idylls and A Window in Thrums

Edited Book

 J.M. Barrie, Auld Licht Idylls and A Window in Thrums, edited with an introduction by Andrew Nash (Glasgow: Kennedy & Boyd, 2015)

01-Sep-2014 William Clark Russell and the Victorian Nautical Novel: Gender, Genre and the Marketplace

Monographs

William Clark Russell and the Victorian Nautical Novel: Gender, Genre and the Marketplace. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2014). Pp. xi + 231. 

01-Jul-2014 New Directions in the History of the Novel

Edited Book

 Patrick Parrinder, Andrew Nash and Nicola Wilson (eds), New Directions in the History of the Novel (Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014) 

01-Jul-2014 Gateway to the Modern: Resituating J.M. Barrie

Edited Book

 Valentina Bold and Andrew Nash (eds), Gateway to the Modern: Resituating J.M. Barrie (Glasgow: ASLS, 2014)

01-Jul-2014 Textual instability and the contemporary novel: reading Janice Galloway's The trick is to keep breathing on and off the page

Chapters

 Textual instability and the contemporary novel: reading Janice Galloway's The Trick is to Keep Breathing on and off the page, in Patrick Parrinder, Andrew Nash and Nicola Wilson (eds), New Directions in the History of the Novel (Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), pp. 50-62.

01-Jul-2014 Barrie, Sentimentality, and Modernity

Chapters

 'Barrie, Sentimentality, and Modernity', in Valentina Bold and Andrew Nash (eds.), Gateway to the Modern: Resituating J.M. Barrie (Glasgow: ASLS, 2014), pp. 103-120.

01-Dec-2013 Covering Muriel Spark: Penguin Books and the Designing of an Author

Chapters

Covering Muriel Spark: Penguin Books and the Designing of an Author. In: Wootten, W. and Donaldson, G. (eds.) Reading Penguin: A Critical Anthology. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, pp. 153-170. ISBN 9781443846165

01-Dec-2013 Serial into Volume

Chapters

Serial into Volume. In: Mallett, P. (ed.) Thomas Hardy in Context. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 42-53. ISBN 9780521196482 

01-Aug-2012 Victorian Scottish Literature

Chapters

 'Victorian Scottish Literature', in Gerard Carruthers and Liam McIlvanney (eds) The Cambridge Companion to Scottish Literature (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012), pp. 145-58.

01-Dec-2011 The 'Shatton and Windup' Affair: Beckett's dealings with the firm of Chatto & Windus, 'Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation'

Chapters

Andrew Nash and John Pilling, 'The "Shatton and Windup" Affair: Beckett's dealings with the firm of Chatto & Windus, "Wholesale, Retail and for Exportation"', in Mark Nixon (ed.), Publishing Samuel Beckett (London: British Library, 2011), pp. 11-22.

01-Dec-2011 The Production of the Novel, 1880-1940

Chapters

 'The Production of the Novel', in Patrick Parrinder and Andrezj Gasiorek (eds.), The Oxford History of the Novel in English, vol. 4: The Reinvention of the British and Irish Novel 1880-1940 (Oxford: Oxford University Press), pp. 3-19.

01-Jun-2011 D. H. Lawrence and the publication of Look! We Have Come Through!

Articles

 'D. H. Lawrence and the publication of Look! We Have Come Through!', The Library: The Transactions of the Bibliographical Society, 12 (2). pp. 142-163. ISSN 1744-8581

01-Apr-2011 The sense of an ending?: The history of the book in postwar America

Review

'The sense of an ending?: The history of the book in postwar America', Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America, 105:2, 231-241.

01-Jan-2011 Sifting out 'rubbish' in the Literature of the Twenties and Thirties

Chapters

'Sifting out “rubbish” in the Literature of the Twenties and Thirties’: Chatto & Windus and the Phoenix Library’, in John Spiers (ed.), The Culture of the Publishers’ Series, Volume 1: Authors, Publishers and the Shaping of Taste (Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2011), pp. 188-201.

31-Dec-2010 Freedom and Power? Women, Class and Inheritance in Mrs Alexander’s Her Dearest Foe (1876)

Articles

' Freedom and Power? Women, Class and Inheritance in Mrs Alexander's Her Dearest Foe (1876)', Victorians Institute Journal, 38 (2010), 127-47.

01-Sep-2010 A Kailyard Curiosity

 ‘A Kailyard Curiosity’, Book Collector, 59:3 (Autumn 2010), 392-8.

01-Mar-2010 William Clark Russell and Chambers’s Journal: Elopement and the Victorian Nautical Novel

Articles

William Clark Russell and Chambers’s Journal: Elopement and the Victorian Nautical Novel', Victorian Periodicals Review, 43:1 (Spring, 2010), 42-56.

31-Dec-2009 A.P. Watt and the Marketing of Ian Maclaren

Articles

‘A.P. Watt and the Marketing of Ian Maclaren, Journal of the Edinburgh Bibliographical Society, 4 (2009), 49-59.

01-Dec-2008 Hogg's Confessions, S.R. Crockett and the House of Macmillan

Articles

'Hogg's Confessions, S.R. Crockett and the House of Macmillan', Studies in Hogg and his World, 19 (2008), 117-121,

01-Nov-2007 Literary Cultures and the Material Book

Edited Book

 Simon Eliot, Andrew Nash and Ian Willison (eds), Literary Cultures and the Material Book (London: British Library, 2007)

01-Jun-2007 Kailyard and Scottish Literature

Monographs

 (Amsterdam & New York: Rodopi, 2007), pp. 268. 

12-Jan-2007 Authors in the Scottish literary marketplace

Chapters

'Authors in the Scottish Literary Marketplace', in David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery (eds), The Edinburgh History of the Book in Scotland, Volume 4: Professionalism and Diversity, 1880–2000 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007), pp. 388-408.

12-Jan-2007 Literary Publishing, 1880-1914

 'Literary Publishing, 1880-1914', in David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery (eds), The Edinburgh History of the Book in Scotland, Volume 4: Professionalism and Diversity, 1880–2000 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007), pp. 203-222.

12-Jan-2007 The Changing Face of the Publishing House, 1880-1980

Chapters

'The Changing Face of the Publishing House', in David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery (eds), The Edinburgh History of the Book in Scotland, Volume 4: Professionalism and Diversity, 1880–2000 (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007), pp. 185-202. 

01-Jan-2007 J.M. Barrie and the Third Sex

Chapters

'J.M. Barrie and the Third Sex', in Sarah Carpenter and Sarah M. Dunnigan (eds), Joyous Sweit Imaginatioun: Essays on Scottish Literature in Honour of R.D.S. Jack (Amsterdam& New York: Rodopi, 2007), pp. 229-240.

01-Dec-2005 Walter Besant’s All Sorts and Conditions of Men and Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Articles

'Walter Besant’s All Sorts and Conditions of Men and Robert Louis Stevenson’s Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’, Notes & Queries, n.s., 52:4 (December 2005), 494-7.

30-Nov-2005 'At the Gates': New Commentaries on a Lost Text by D.H. Lawrence

Articles

‘“At the Gates”: New Commentaries on a Lost Text by D.H. Lawrence’, Review of English Studies, Vol. 56, No. 227 (November, 2005), 766-75.  

12-Jan-2004 Ghostly Endings: the Evolution of J.M. Barrie’s Farewell Miss Julie Logan

Articles

 ‘Ghostly Endings: the Evolution of J.M. Barrie’s Farewell Miss Julie Logan’, Studies in Scottish Literature, 33 (2004), 124-137.

31-Dec-2003 Frank Swinnerton on John Cowper Powys

 ‘Frank Swinnerton on John Cowper Powys', Powys Journal, XIII (2003), 166-78.

01-Dec-2003 The Culture of Collected Editions

Edited Book

The Culture of Collected Editions (Basingstoke & New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003). 

01-Jan-2003 A Publisher’s Reader on the Verge of Modernity: the Case of Frank Swinnerton

'A Publisher’s Reader on the Verge of Modernity: the Case of Frank Swinnerton’, Book History Vol. 6 (2003), 175-95.

31-Dec-2002 Charles Prentice and T.F. Powys: a Publisher’s Influence

Articles

Andrew Nash and James Knowlson, 'Charles Prentice and T.F. Powys: a Publisher’s Influence’, Powys Journal, XII (2002), 35-66.

01-Dec-2002 Life in Gissing’s New Grub Street: David Christie Murray and the Practice of Authorship, 1880-1900

Articles

'Life in Gissing’s New Grub Street: David Christie Murray and the Practice of Authorship, 1880-1900’, Publishing History, LI (2002), 23-61.

01-Dec-2000 Farewell, Miss Julie Logan: A J.M. Barrie Omnibus

Edited Book

 Farewell, Miss Julie Logan: A J.M. Barrie Omnibus, edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Nash (Edinburgh: Canongate, 2000)

01-Dec-1999 Robert Buchanan and Chatto & Windus: Reputation, Authorship, and Fiction as Capital in the late Nineteenth Century

Articles

 ‘Robert Buchanan and Chatto & Windus: Reputation, Authorship, and Fiction as Capital in the late Nineteenth Century’, Publishing History, XLVI (1999), 5-33.

01-Oct-1999 'A Phenomenally Slow Producer': J.M. Barrie, Scribner’s, and the Publication of Sentimental Tommy

Articles

 ‘“A Phenomenally Slow Producer”: J.M. Barrie, Scribner’s, and the Publication of Sentimental Tommy’, Yale University Library Gazette, Vol. 74, Nos. 1-2 (Oct. 1999), 41-53.

01-Jun-1999 From Realism to Romance: Gender and Narrative Technique in J.M. Barrie’s The Little Minister

Articles

‘From Realism to Romance: Gender and Narrative Technique in J.M. Barrie’s The Little Minister’, Scottish Literary Journal, Vol. 26, No. 1 (June, 1999), 77-92. 

01-Apr-1999 'Trying to be a Man': J.M. Barrie and Sentimental Masculinity

 ‘“Trying to be a Man”: J.M. Barrie and Sentimental Masculinity’, Forum for Modern Language Studies, Vol. 35, No. 2 (April, 1999), 113-127

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