Henry Blackett

Standard Name: Blackett, Henry

Connections

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Friends, Associates Matilda Betham-Edwards
MBE set a great deal of store by meeting men distinguished as authors or in other fields, as a spur to literary achievement of her own. She was given to boasting of her acquaintance with...
Publishing Dinah Mulock Craik
Her novels were rapidly reprinted in inexpensive editions in Britain and in the United States, indicating that she was gaining a substantial audience.
Mitchell, Sally. Dinah Mulock Craik. Twayne, 1983.
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She attempted unsuccessfully to get better terms from her publisher,...

Timeline

January 1853
The Hurst and Blackett publishing firm was founded at 13 Great Marlborough Street, London, by Daniel Hurst and Henry Blackett on their buying Henry Colburn 's business.