B. W. Huebsch

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B.W. Huebsch's publishing logo ca. 1916

B. W. Huebsch (March 21, 1876 – August 7, 1964) was an American publisher settled in New York in the early 20th century.

Career[edit]

B. W. Huebsch[edit]

Huebsch had his own publishing house and was a daring publisher.

He was the first publisher in the United States of James Joyce[1] and D. H. Lawrence.[2] He also published, in 1919, the first edition of Sherwood Anderson's Winesburg, Ohio.[3] He also published Georges Sorel's Réflexions sur la violence (1908) as Reflections on Violence, translated by T. E. Hulme and published by Huebsch in 1914.

Viking Press[edit]

In 1925 he merged his firm with Viking Press, where he worked as an editor.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kelly, Joseph (1998). Our Joyce: From Outcast to Icon. University of Texas Press. p. 79. ISBN 978-0-292-74331-1. 
  2. ^ Doran, George H. (2007). Chronicles of Barabbas 1884-1934. READ Books. p. 285. ISBN 978-1-4067-5883-2. 
  3. ^ Ingram, Forrest L. (1971). Representative short story cycles of the twentieth century: studies in a literary genre. Walter de Gruyter. p. 144. ISBN 978-90-279-1848-2. 
  4. ^ Adam, Thomas (2005). Germany and the Americas: culture, politics, and history. ABC-CLIO. pp. 518–528. ISBN 978-1-85109-628-2. 

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