What is serial publication?

  • (noun): A periodical that appears at scheduled times.
    Synonyms: series, serial

Some articles on serial publication, serial:

M. P. Shiel - Biography - Serial Publication
... This began as a serial contracted by Peter Keary (1865–1915), of C ... Pearson responded by ordering Shiel to double the length of the serial to 150,000 words, but Shiel cut it back by a third for the book version, which was rushed out that July as The Yellow Danger ... His next novel was another serial contracted by Pearson to tie into the Spanish-American War ...

Famous quotes containing the words publication and/or serial:

    Of all human events, perhaps, the publication of a first volume of verses is the most insignificant; but though a matter of no moment to the world, it is still of some concern to the author.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

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