- a publisher's previously published books that are still available See also front list, mid-list
Example Sentences Including 'backlist'
Here, the softness was in the backlist of older titles, the company said.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Maybe - but as the designer Stephen Bayley recently reminded us, Jaguar is a glorious backlist of expressive shapes (7).
Pearson also admitted that US sales of backlist titles, ranging from classics to last year's bestsellers, had eased.
Times, Sunday Times (2005)
Spitfire Into Battle is hailed by its publisher, John Murray, as "a backlist classic".
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
The publishers are scarcely able to keep up with demand, both for the new book and for Bernadette Brannigan's entire backlist.
LOVE YOU MADLY (2002)
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