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- n. a firm in the publishing business
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Besides, that publishing firm did not own a magazine wherewith to make its claim less modest.
[(Dr. William Francis, one of the editors of the "Philosophical Magazine," and a member of the publishing firm of Taylor and Francis.)
He joined his brother William (q.v.) in establishing the publishing firm of W. and R. Chambers, and in starting
In the furtherance of this bold conception he was able to interest the publishing firm of Jansen, McClurg & Co.; and under their imprint, in May, 1880, appeared the first issue of THE DIAL, “a monthly review and index of current literature.”
The first edition of his work which comprised 11 volumes, a supplement, and a general index, was issued by the publishing firm of Benjamin Herder (q. v.).