Related Content

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Literature
  • Bibliography


Show Summary Details


Henry Colburn

(1784—1855) publisher

Quick Reference

(d. 1855),

publisher who founded the New Monthly Magazine in 1814 and the Literary Gazette in 1817. He published the fashionable novels of T. Hook; Evelyn's Diary (1818); and Pepys's newly‐deciphered Diaries (1825). In 1830 he went into partnership with Richard Bentley and together they published a successful series of Standard Novelists (1835–41).

Subjects: LiteratureBibliography

Reference entries