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Using biblatex and author-date styles, how do I go about customising my bibliography so that place/address: publisher becomes (address: publisher) e.g. (London: Routledge) rather than London: Routledge.

Similarly how do I customise vol and no in a periodical to read vol:no?

There is no style file for the (Blackwell) journal I wish to submit to and my old BST file made in makebst no longer works with biblatex/biber.

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  \printtext[parens]{% ADDED
  }\nopunct% ADDED

%  \setunit*{\adddot}% DELETED
  \setunit*{\addcolon}% ADDED






See also Guidelines for customizing biblatex styles.

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