Hutchinson

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Anthologization Elaine Feinstein
EF published with Hutchinson in 1973 (the same year as her third novel, The Glass Alembic) a poetry volume entitled The Celebrants, from which Fleur Adcock selected the poem Lais for The Faber...
Dedications Maureen Duffy
MD published with HutchinsonLyrics for the Dog Hour, a book of poems, headed with an address in Latin to Death and a dedication in Italian to Anadyomene.
Anadyomene, meaning I rise from the...
Material Conditions of Writing Susan Hill
SH issued her second novel, Do Me a Favour, another very early work, written as an undergraduate and published, like her first, with Hutchinson .
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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Publishing Edith Sitwell
She continued to milk this book for money, with an enlarged edition from Vanguard in 1957 which was reprinted by Dobson in September 1958, and an abridged version in Hutchinson 's Grey Arrow Books, 1960.
British Book News. British Council.
(1960): 432
Fifoot, Richard. A Bibliography of Edith, Osbert and Sacheverell Sitwell. Rupert Hart-Davis, 1971.
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Publishing Mary Cowden Clarke
In her preface to the new edition published by A. C. Armstrong of New York in 1891, MCC wrote that these tales were written in all the glow of having finished the sixteen years' labor...
Publishing G. B. Stern
Both were re-issued in Hutchinson 's cheap editions in 1931.
Publishing Katharine Bruce Glasier
Writing this book helped KBG enormously in coming to terms with her grief over her son's death. The first edition was said to have sold out rapidly and is now very rare. In a new...
Publishing Sarah Grand
SG had begun writing the novel by 1898, as a serial very quickly, before Ideala.
Kersley, Gillian. Darling Madame: Sarah Grand and Devoted Friend. Virago Press, 1983.
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The New York edition had illustrations by Arthur I. Keller . The book was not published in Britain...
Publishing Katherine Cecil Thurston
KCT 's novel The Gambler was published in book form by John Hutchinson , having been first serialized in Lady's Realm from May 1905.
C19: The Nineteenth Century Index.
Anonymous,. “News Notes”. The Bookman, No. 173, pp. 191 - 4.
29.173 (February 1906): 192
Athenæum. J. Lection.
4086 (17 February 1906): 199
Publishing Violet Trefusis
VT and Philippe Jullian collaborated on Memoirs of an Armchair, the translation of Jullian' Mémoires d'une bergère, a fantasy about a Tilliard chair that observes a variety of historical and fictional events over...
Publishing Beryl Bainbridge
BB 's first venture into print, the novel A Weekend with Claud, appeared under the auspices of Hutchinson 's New Authors imprint, which functioned like a co-operative.
King, Brendan. Beryl Bainbridge. Bloomsbury , 2016.
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Hamilton, Alex. “My First Book”. The Author, No. 1, pp. 23 - 4.
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Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
Publishing Michelene Wandor
In 1990 MW published a larger collection with Hutchinson in England and Random Century in the USA under the same title as the 1984 volume: Gardens of Eden: Selected Poems. A second collection, with...
Publishing Rebecca West
The Modern "Rake's Progress", with words by RW and paintings by David Low , was published by Hutchinson .
Hutchinson, G. Evelyn. A Preliminary List of the Writings of Rebecca West, 1912-1951. Yale University Library, 1957.
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West, Rebecca, and David Low. The Modern "Rake’s Progress". Hutchinson, 1934.
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 Maureen Duffy
The first suggestion that she should write a novel came from Graham Nicol , editor of Hutchinson 's New Authors series.
This remarkable series published first books only, provided the same contract to all its...

Timeline

10 October 1887
1906
Stanley Paul and Company Limited was founded by Stanley Paul at 31 Essex Street, London, after he left the staff of Hutchinson and Company .
1914
Claire De Pratz 's Pomm's Daughter was published through Hutchinson .
1921
Hutchinson published Josephine Ward 's novelNot Known Here.
29 December 1940
St Paul's Cathedral in London survived an air raid that destroyed almost all the buildings around it; a photograph of the dome standing amidst flames and billowing smoke became an emblem of the courage of...
1954
Five books were the subject of obscenity prosecutions in England: Walter Baxter 's The Image and the Search, Vivian Connell 's September in Quinze, Charles McGraw 's The Man in Control,...