Lab Session 2--Strategic Analysis of Digital Publishing

With the contract in place the publishers editors and

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Unformatted text preview: f acceptance, authors frequently retain agents to represent them in presenting their manuscript to publishers. Upon manuscript acceptance, the publisher offers a contract that spells out the arrangements and expectations associated with the book’s eventual publication. When agents are involved, the contract is written to acknowledge the agent receiving a portion of the author’s eventual royalty, which ranges from 10 to 15 percent of the list price of all books sold. With the contract in place, the publisher’s editors and staff members begin working with the manuscript to prepare it for publication as a book. Their editorial, design, and illustration support is essential. When a manuscript is finalized...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2013 for the course CIS 2010 taught by Professor Vlas during the Fall '08 term at Georgia State.

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