The series of 'Working Papers on Went Indian Printing' was developed at the
Department of Library Studies of the University of the West Indies, initially to
provide suitable material of Caribbean content for those students studying for
the optional course on the history of the book. At first the research undertaken
for these papers was limited to the resources available in Jamaica (The Jamaica
Archives, the West India Reference Library of the Institute of Jamaica, the
University of the West Indies) and the series was intended for internal use only.
However the discovery of much valuable and hitherto unexploited research material
in the Jamaica Archives led to the realisation that it merited publication to a
wider audience, and the Working Papers were made available for sale. [Continues.]
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University. This Thesis consists of copies of separate publications. It has been redacted for reasons relating to the law of copyright. For more information please contact the author.