backlist

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back·list

 (băk′lĭst′)
n.
A publisher's list of older titles kept in print.
tr.v. back·list·ed, back·list·ing, back·lists
To place (a title) on a backlist.

backlist

(ˈbækˌlɪst)
n
(Journalism & Publishing) a publisher's previously published books that are still available. See also frontlist, mid-list

back•list

(ˈbækˌlɪst)
n.
1. the books that a publisher has kept in print over several years, as distinguished from newly issued titles.
v.t.
2. to place on a backlist.
[1945–50]

backlist

- Older books kept in print by a publisher.
See also related terms for published.
Translations

backlist

[ˈbæklɪst] Nfondo m editorial
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It will be the imprint [where] every black author will want to be published." In November 1999, HarperCollins acquired The Amistad Press--hailed as "the country's most significant African American publisher" by the Washington Post--which has backlisted books by Arthur Ashe, Ebony-Jet Publisher John H.
Adobe Systems Incorporated has said that Mary Higgins Clark's 'Before I Say Goodbye' will be available in its Adobe Portable Document Format, as well as the author's 18 backlisted titles and a collection of short stories.
Revenues from backlisted titles and the group's developing business in the US had made healthy contributions to the turnover figures.