A uk book publishing company with over 25 years experience. Penned by local experts, each images of america book weaves the history of a community in stories and rare photos, from its beginnings to today. It was cofounded in 1935 by sir allen lane with his brothers richard and john, as a line of the publishers the bodley head, only becoming a separate company the following year. History books the 10 best nonfiction books about london from pepyss diary to ben judahs impressionistic survey, the city has provided a wealth of material for writers. Authors invited to submit manuscripts for consideration. History publishing companies of united kingdom publishersglobals list of british publishing houses that publish history books, ebooks, magazines, newspapers. Bbc books is the publisher of choice for titles relating to bbc programmes and personalities, combining the editorial quality and integrity of the bbc with the awardwinning sales and marketing power of penguin random house. Bloomsburys history list brings together its current expanding publishing programme with books from such important historic imprints as continuum, berg and. Usborne is an independent family business founded by peter usborne in 1973. To visit the harpercollins corporate site click here new websites are being created for egmont books and egmont magazines respectively but in the mean time, you can still use this website to browse books, magazines and other information. Buy books, stationery and gifts, online and in store. International media company with education, business information, and consumer publishing businesses.
Photographs from around the globe of the night sky visible to the human eye. Publishers of art, architecture, history, biography and current affairs books. You will not be able to buy from this site but were always delighted to. Find books, ebooks and apps for children of all ages. On the launch of a new book and exhibition, grayson perry reflects on his early work, his experiences of therapy, and the evolution of his art and alterego, claire. Nhbs supply wildlife survey equipment and books to naturalists, academics and ecological and conservation professionals. Arcadia publishing local and regional history books. It is the largest independent childrens publisher in the uk. Page 1 of 34 of all the publishing houses listed in the directory of british publishers with office in the city of london.
At bloomsbury, we offer a wealth of brilliant and bestselling books to meet every need. Buy a history of london main market by inwood, stephen isbn. Egmont books is pleased to announce that from 1 st may 2020 it is now part of harpercollins uk ltd. A number of financially independent smaller publishers that have formed an alliance to share promotion and administration. An illustrated history of europe from the fall of rome to the battle of hastings. I didnt mean this to be a list of pop history, but i think its too late now, so you might as well go ahead. Heritage through its shire and old house imprints bloomsbury publishes a charming and eclectic range of titles exploring british history and heritage, including the bestselling bradshaws handbook. A powerful and impressively researched account of the long but often forgotten history that gave us donald trump. Penguin revolutionised publishing in the 1930s through its inexpensive paperbacks, sold through woolworths and other high street stores for sixpence, bringing highquality. I have learned compassion for that spikier, raw, energetic young man. Catalogues uk sales and export international sales. This reader reconstructs the history of us antifascism in the twentyfirst century, showing how generations of writers, organisers, and fighters spoke to each other over time. With books on antiques and collectables, motoring and rural history, fashion, archaeology, architecture, industrial history and many other topics. Pemberley natural history books specialist natural history booksellers providing a mail order service for individuals, museums, research institutes, universities and libraries around the world.
Publishers of a variety of military, aviation, maritime, local history, true crime and nostalgia books. As the artist turns 85, her visual stories of power, desire, and. The life and times of a londonborn naval officer, television sound engineer, musician and. Louise candlish won the crime and thriller book of the year for our house and her latest novel is equally gripping. Books on many subjects available direct from the publisher. We are the worlds leading learning company, with 40,000 employees in more than 80 countries helping people of all ages to.
The 10 best nonfiction books about london books the. Oxford university press oup academic publishing homepage. The fastestgrowing local history, general history, transport and specialist interest history publisher in the uk. We started life in 1999 as a specialist online history bookshop and now sell books of all kinds, both used and new.
List of largest book publishers of the united kingdom. Its an open and shut case for the prosecution, and a quick conviction seems all but guaranteed. Oxford university press is the largest university press in the world, publishing in 70 languages and 190 countries. A history in maps 2012 by peter barber charts the citys transformation from its londinium days to the olympiad of five years ago, by means of maps culled from the british librarys rich collection. Lowland way in south london is a suburban paradise, with friendly neighbours. The book showcases the band, its members, recordings and concerts through images, the written word. Our stock, which extends to over 100,000 books, is available from sites such as amazon and abebooks.
Military history books online military history bookshop. Find out how we make the highestquality academic and professional content available around the. Remove london filter to see the list of all british publishers. History of publishing, an account of the selection, preparation, and marketing of printed matter from its origins in ancient times to the present. Listing 1 to 10 of 338 british publishing companies in the city of london, united kingdoms. Fifteenyearold jessica silver, heiress to a billiondollar fortune, vanishes on her way home from school.
Proper nonfiction history books, not historical fiction, about any period, event, area or topic you like. And here at, you can currently buy with an increased discount on thousands of our titles, new and old, with 30% off our print books and 45% off our ebooks, plus free postage for uk orders over. Welbeck publishing group is a worldleading publisher based in london and specialising in fiction, nonfiction and childrens sectors. Yale university press books, ebooks and exhibition. Hatchards has been a landmark on one of the finest and most famous streets in the world, piccadilly, since georgian times, occupying the current building, number 187, for over two centuries. These three books will introduce you to parts of the capital you may have overlooked. The activity has grown from small beginnings into a vast and complex industry responsible for the dissemination of all manner of cultural material.
Just wellwritten, wellresearched, informative and interesting books for historians, history students and history enthusiasts. Welcome to pemberley books specialist natural history. Books hatchards is london s oldest bookshop, having been established in 1797 by john hatchard. Step right on to main street at any point in history, and be immersed in the wonder and unique flavor of life in your town, or any town in america. History publishers directory of united kingdom list of. Shop from a range of bestselling titles to improve your knowledge at. Woodfield publishing ltd independent uk book publishers. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. The military history bookshop is one of the best known military specialists in the uk. The history press is the uks largest dedicated history publisher covering a range of topics and bringing exceptional people, places and events to life. If you cant find what you want from the menu on the left or. Dk is a top publisher of general reference and illustrated nonfiction books. History publishers directory of united kingdom list of history.1518 1051 273 273 1501 1254 644 395 1312 766 937 1208 154 1285 1457 380 766 322 541 1150 1119 996 425 905 1208 903 749 1285 1094 688 629 1338 734 950 1263