Persephone Books

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Persephone Books
Persephone Books
Founded 1999
Founder Nicola Beauman
Country of origin United Kingdom
Headquarters location 59 Lamb's Conduit Street, London WC1N 3NB, U.K.
Publication types Neglected fiction and non-fiction by mid-twentieth century (mostly) women writers
Official website www.persephonebooks.co.uk

Persephone Books is an independent publisher based in Bloomsbury, London. Founded in 1999 by Nicola Beauman, Persephone Books reprints neglected fiction and non-fiction by mid-twentieth century (mostly) women writers. Their collection of 112 books includes novels, short stories, diaries, memoirs and cookery books. Each has an elegant grey cover and a ‘fabric’ endpaper with matching bookmark. They sell their books mostly through their website but also have a shop on Lamb's Conduit Street in London.

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Authors published by Persephone Books include:

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