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    Fwd: FYI: Call for Authors, history of navigation and history of imprisonment
    From: Brian Whatcott
    Date: 2002 Jun 18, 19:59 -0500

    I relay this note from the history of sci/tech/medicine list in case it
    holds some interest for readers of this list.
    
    Brian W
    
    
    >Jun 2002 16:41:57 GMT
    >Date:         Tue, 18 Jun 2002 12:29:33 -0400
    >Reply-To: "H-NET List on the History of Science, Medicine, and Technology"
    >
    >
    >From: "Phillip Thurtle, H-SCI-MED-TECH" 
    >Subject:      FYI: Call for Authors, history of navigation and history of,
    >               imprisonment
    >
    >[Please contact Duncan Proudfoot directly, duncanp{at}quarto.com]
    >
    >Call for authors for two books from Quintet Publishing:
    >
    >The proposals, very briefly at this stage, are for an illustrated book on
    >the history of navigation and another title, also an illustrated look at
    >different kinds of prisons and their context in the history of
    >imprisonment. We are looking for authors for these two proposed books.
    >
    >Quintet Publishing, part of the Quarto Publishing group, is a co-edition
    >publisher of comprehensively illustrated non-fiction books. Quintet
    >titles
    >sell all over the world, though our biggest market is the United States.
    >We develop a book idea, including its design, ourselves and produce what
    >we call a dummy presentation (a synopsis, full cover and two inside
    >spreads) for use as sales material to show to co-edition publishers. Only
    >once we are assured of sufficient English language co-edition sales do we
    >proceed with commissioning the final book.
    >
    >
    >Sincerely
    >Duncan Proudfoot
    >Quintet Publishing Limited
    >The Fitzpatrick Building
    >188-194 York Way
    >London N7 9QR
    >England
    >Phone: 44 (0) 207 700 8516
    >Fax: 44 (0) 207 700 5785
    >duncanp{at}quarto.com
    
    Brian Whatcott
       Altus OK                      Eureka!
    
    
    

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