Edward Arnold (publisher)

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Edward Arnold (publisher)
Status Defunct
Founded 1890
Founder Edward Augustus Arnold
Successor Taylor & Francis
Country of origin United Kingdom
Headquarters location London
Publication types Books
Nonfiction topics medicine and nursing

Edward Arnold Publishers Ltd was a British publishing house with its head office in London. The firm had published books for over 100 years. It became part of the Hodder Education group in 2001.[1] In 2012, Hodder Education sold its medical and higher education lines, including Arnold, to Taylor & Francis.[2] Edward Arnold published books and journals for students, academics and professionals.

Founder[edit]

Edward Augustus Arnold was born in Truro on 15 July 1857. His grandfather was Thomas Arnold and his uncle Matthew Arnold. He was educated at Eton and Hertford College, Oxford. He set up his own publishing business in January 1890. He died at Budleigh Salterton on 6 November 1942.[3]

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Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Hodder Education Website
  2. ^ TRILLIUM PARTNERS EXTENDS ITS EDUCATIONAL AND ACADEMIC PUBLISHING M&A SECTOR EXPERIENCE
  3. ^ Bryan Bennett, ‘Arnold, Edward Augustus (1857–1942)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004; online edn, May 2008 accessed 19 Jan 2014
  4. ^ Published by Edward Arnold (A division of Hodder and Stoughton UK) Illustrated with black and white plates and covers dates 1890 - 1990. Published in 1990 with an ISBN 0-340-54109-1

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