A handbook of information about how to publish your own book, including research and writing, finding a printer, advertising and promoting, contracts, and much more. Lists of helpful organizations, reviewing media, chain bookstores, etc. are included; information on agents, conventional trade publishers and vanity presses is given, in case do-it-yourself publishing seems too daunting a task. Illustrated, with bibliography, glossary and index. 216 pages. leatherette covered boards.. 4to..