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Selected Reading and Bibliography


Jeremy Lewis, Penguin Special: The Life and Times of Allen Lane (London: Viking, 2005).

Nicholas Joicey, "A Paperback Guide to Progress: Penguin Books c. 1935-1951", Twentieth Century British History, 4:1 (1993), 25-56. 

Rick Rylance, "Reading with a Mission: The Public Sphere of Penguin Books", Critical Quarterly 47:4 (2005), 48-66.


AHRC-funded Penguin Archive Project 2008-13


Archives and Papers

University of Bristol, The Penguin Archive