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Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington

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  • Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington Publisher Record # 29551
  • Webpages: books.google.com, julesverne.ca, Library of Congress, Wikipedia-EN
  • Note: London 1875 to 1890 or 1891 Successor to Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, and others in turn Succeeded 1891 by Sampson Low, Marston & Company --Library of Congress (above, citing Brown 1982) (That source distinguishes this name to 1887 and "Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, Ltd." from 1888, which ISFDB does not distinguish.) 188 Fleet Street was the location of "Sampson Low" publishing businesses from 1867 to 1887. --Wikipedia As of 1873 as "... Low[,] and Searle", one title page and several newspaper advertisements imply this full address, but omit a piece or two: : Crown Buildings, 188, Fleet-street, London, E.C. Sampson Low (17971886) was a bookseller and stationer from 1819. He and Sampson Low Jr (18221871) established the "dedicated publishing house" Sampson Low, Son & Co. in 1848. Low's other son William Henry Low (d. 1881) was active after 1871. Low senior retired in 1875. Edward Marston, Samuel Warren Searle, William John Rivington, and Marston's son Robert Marston became partners in 1856, 1872, some year, and 1883. --Source: "Sampson Low & Co. (18251964)", Dictionary of Nineteenth-century Journalism in Great Britain and Ireland, eds. Laurel Brake and Marysa Demoor, Academia Press, 2009; p. 555 (books.google.com)

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