, a publisher associated with progressive thinking of various kinds—he went to prison for publishing translations of Zola
—promoted this novel by emphasis on its being a picture of Jewish life.
Lock, Stephen, and Julia Frankau. “Introduction”. Dr. Phillips, The Keynes Press, p. v - xii.
Her publisher was the notorious firm of Henry Vizetelly
, who was to be jailed the year after this for publishing English translations of Zola
arranged for MH
's novel to be translated...
1880: Henry Vizetelly founded Vizetelly and Company...