This is an interdisciplinary study of the noted British newspaper proprietor, publisher and editor, George Newnes, who was a key figure of the so-called New Journalism. The author examines seven of Newnes's most successful periodicals-including Tit-Bits... and by the wide use of the serial short story form pioneered by A.C. Doyle and others (a form which, as Doyle pointed out, bound ... of text, pictures, maps, diagrams, rubric and captions, and is compounded of a diversity of voice and authorial contribution. ... The Westminster Gazette was printed on green paper to prevent eyestrain for readers travelling home on dimly lit suburban trains in the evening.
|Title||:||George Newnes and the New Journalism in Britain, 1880-1910|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Pub Limited - 2001-01|