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Lyons M, 2022, The History of Illiteracy in the Modern World Since 1750, Palgrave Macmillan,

Lyons M, 2021, The Typewriter Century: A Cultural History of Writing Practices, University of Toronto Press, Toronto,

Lyons M, 2021, Dear Prime Minister Letters to Robert Menzies, 1949-1966

Lyons M, 2018, The Pyrenees in the Modern Era: Reinventions of a Landscape, 1775-2012, hb, Bloomsbury, London,

Lyons M, 2016, La Cultura escrita de la gente comun en Europa, c. 1860-1920, Scripta Manent, Ampersand, Buenos Aires

Lyons M, 2013, The Writing Culture of Ordinary People in Europe, c. 1860-1920, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK,,%20c1860%E2%80%931920/?site_locale=fr_FR

Lyons M, 2011, Books - A Living History, Original, Thames and Hudson, London,

Lyons M, 2010, A History of Reading and Writing in the Western World, hb, Palgrave-Macmillan UK, Basingstoke UK

Lyons M, 2008, Reading culture and writing practices in nineteenth-century France, University of Toronto Press, Toronto

2007, Ordinary Writings, Personal Narratives: Writing Practices in 19th and early 20th-century Europe, Lyons M, (ed.), Peter Lang, Switzerland

Lyons M, 2006, Post-Revolutionary Europe, 1815-1856, 1, Palgrave Macmillan, Houndsmills, Basingstoke UK

2005, Australia`s History: themes and debates, Lyons M; Russell P, (ed.), University of New South Wales Press, Sydney

2001, A history of the book in Australia, 1891-1945: a national culture in a colonised market, Lyons M; Arnold J, (ed.), Queensland University Press, St Lucia, Queensland

Lyons M, 2001, Readers and society in nineteenth-century France: workers, women, peasants, Original, Palgrave, Houndsmills, UK

Lyons M; Leahy C, 1999, A Palavra impressa: historias da leitura no seculo XIX, Original, Casa da Palavra, Rio de Janeiro

1999, The Sphinx in the Tuileries and other essays in French History, Aldrich R; Lyons M, (ed.), University of Sydney, Sydney

Lyons M, 1994, Napoleon Bonaparte and the Legacy of the French Revolution, Palgrave-Macmillan, Basingstoke UK

Lyons M; Taksa L, 1992, Australian Readers Remember: an oral history of reading, 1890-1930, Oxford University Press, Melbourne

Lyons M, 1987, Le Triomphe du Livre: une histoire sociologique de la lecture dans la France du XIXe siecle, Promodis, Paris

Lyons M, 1986, The Totem and the Tricolour: A short history of New Caledonia since 1774, UNSW Press, Sydney

Lyons M, 1980, Revolution et Terreur a Toulouse, Le Midi et son histoire, Privat, Toulouse

Lyons M, 1975, France under the Directory, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge UK

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