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Essays for Peter Mayer

Essays for Peter Mayer

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Published by The University in Reading .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mayer, J. P. -- 1903-,

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by Christopher Thacker].
    ContributionsThacker, Christopher.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22094730M

    Peter Mayer eBooks. Buy Peter Mayer eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device. Meanwhile, a book and movie had captured the imagination of the world – Rosemary’s Baby. The movie starred today’s much-in -the-news, Mia Farrow, as the Satan’s mother. The picture was so successful that the wunderkind young publisher, Peter Mayer, at Avon Books wanted to cash in on that Satan phenomenon.

      In Peter Mayer, who has died a was drafted in from the US to rescue a moribund Penguin Books. He took the beloved but by then loss . Peter Mayer’s note in October of was short but conveyed a message Anton LaVey was happy to hear. “We went back to press for anot copies of the SATANIC BIBLE. The book is not selling like crazy, but it is selling steadily.”.

      Established by Peter Mayer in , The Overlook Press is an independent publishing house based in New York City. Mayer started the press with the goal of publishing books often overlooked by larger houses. After Mayer’s passing in , the press was acquired by Abrams Books. Publisher Peter Mayer has died at “Everyone adored him,” a friend wrote to me. I interviewed him briefly, by phone in , for an article in the Times Literary Supplement (republished by The Los Angeles Times Book Review), at the time Ardis Publishers was acquired by Overlook Press, the independent publisher that he founded with his father, Alfred Mayer, and ran for nearly fifty years.


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