Hodder and Stoughton


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Literary responses Edith Mary Moore
Even before publication, Hodder and Stoughton called this novel almost perfect of its kind and said that they were proud to issue it.
TLS Centenary Archive Centenary Archive [1902-2012].
(22 March 1917): 135
Later they advertised it as not only a...
Material Conditions of Writing Emmuska, Baroness Orczy
She wondered whether it would be appropriate to go on publishing frivolous, pleasure-giving books in wartime, but was assured by her publishers, Hodder and Stoughton , that it was, and that they would need the...
Publishing Edith Mary Moore
EMM made yet another change of publisher when she issued her extraordinary novel Teddy R. N. D. through Hodder and Stoughton , priced at five shillings.
TLS Centenary Archive Centenary Archive [1902-2012].
(12 April 1917): 175
Publishing Georgette Heyer
It was in this year that GH signed contracts with Heinemann for three historical romances and with Hodder and Stoughton for four detective stories.
Haas, Lidija. “Wholly Allergic”. London Review of Books, No. 16, pp. 29 -30.
This particular novel appeared in the United States as Merely Murder.
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
Publishing Edith Mary Moore
For the first time in her career, EMM used the same publisher again after several years: her novel The Blind Marksman (apparently her last) was issued by Hodder and Stoughton at seven shillings and sixpence...
Publishing Annie S. Swan
Sir William Robertson Nicoll , friend of ASS and power behind the The British Weekly: A Journal of Social and Christian Progress (which was published at London by Hodder and Stoughton ), proposed to her...
Publishing Ruby M. Ayres
Four years after her first novel, RMA issued the first of her nearly 140 titles published in a highly successful working relationship with Hodder and Stoughton , Richard Chatterton, V.C..
Dated from the Bodleian Library acquisition stamp.
British Library Catalogue.
Publishing Norah Lofts
This was published in London by Hodder and Stoughton in 1958, but the US edition was the first to appear.
Publishing Ruby M. Ayres
In a year in which RMA published no fewer than twelve novel titles in London through Hodder and Stoughton , she also published in New York, through W. J. Watt , The Uphill Road.
“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
Publishing Ruby M. Ayres
The Uphill Road does not seem to have appeared in England. One might suppose that Ayres chose this manner of publication because of her almost incredible productivity in this year. She continued to issue occasional...
Publishing Emmuska, Baroness Orczy
The local post office refused to take it for delivery on its way to England, but (the USA being still a non-belligerent), she was able to send it to Washington through the good offices of...
Publishing Beryl Bainbridge
Hodder and Stoughton turned it down, then Chapman and Hall , then Chatto and Windus , all with words of encouragement which BB felt too insecure to take in. These were later joined by Weidenfeld and Nicolson
Publishing Jean Plaidy
She made this pseudonym by combining her two birthnames, Eleanor and Alice (or perhaps Eleanor as her own with Alice as her mother's), and then taking her mother's maiden name, Tate. She issued five more...
Publishing Dorothy Whipple
This moment of inspiration (something she had had for Young Anne and They Knew Mr. Knight, but not for High Wages or The Priory) made her long to get writing.
Whipple, Dorothy. Random Commentary. Michael Joseph, 1966.
But the...
Publishing Catherine Carswell
The Hodder and Stoughton reader's report was damning: a single characteristic, satire on a good Christian lady (the heroine's aunt), was in such bad taste as to doom the book to failure. CC replied defiantly...


June 1868
The publishing firm of Hodder and Stoughton was founded at 17 Paternoster Row, London, by Matthew Henry Hodder and Thomas Wilberforce Stoughton .
The Reprint Society was founded by the publishers William Collins , Macmillan , Heinemann , and Hodder and Stoughton .
Hodder and Stoughton , along with Alan Bott of the Book Society , founded Pan Books Limited , with Aubrey Forshaw as the managing director.
Hodder and Stoughton published The Grand-Daughter by Helen Foley .
Helen Foley 's novel entitled The Pitcher Plant was released by Hodder and Stoughton .