What was the first book published in history?

Answer There is some debate about the first published book. The Gutenberg Bible, published in the 15th century, is widely considered to be the first book published using a modern printing press. According... Read More »

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When was 'The Book of Nonsense' by Edward Lear published--publisher E M Hale and Company Eau Claire Wisconsin as there is no date or ISBN number in book?

Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense was first published in 1846. It has been in the public domain for years, so there are a great variety of editions. Lear was English, and no American edition of his wo... Read More »

Do you have to pay to get a book published?

In the traditional publishing model, a writer does not pay to have her books published. Generally, the publisher pays the writer in advance ("upfront" money) and a royalty, which is similar to a co... Read More »

How do I get a children's book published?

Writing captivating and educational books for children isn't always easy, and it can also be challenging to find a publisher. With hard work, determination and support from others, it is possible t... Read More »

When did the first comic book get published?

Widely considered the first comic book, Rudolphe Töpffer's "The Adventures of Mr. Obadiah Oldbuck" first appeared in Europe, in several different languages, in 1837 and was released in the U.S. in... Read More »