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Abbeville Press

Abbeville Press, headquartered in New York, is an independent publisher of fine art and illustrated books. Founded in 1977, Abbeville has long been a mainstay in the art book publishing world, and is currently making strides into the digital realm wi...
New York, NY   US

Abrams Books

Founded by Harry N. Abrams in 1949, ABRAMS was the first company in the United States to specialize in the creation and distribution of art and illustrated books. Now a subsidiary of La Martinière Groupe, the company publishes visually stunning illu...
New York, NY   US

Action Publishing

Action Publishing is a west coast independent publisher of quality children's picture books, juvenile and young adult fiction and non-fiction for all ages....
Glendale, CA   US

AMMO Books

AMMO Books publishes exciting, one-of-a-kind visually charged books that always get noticed. We create "must-have" books with amazing design, thoughtful writing, and exquisite printing. We've built both an eclectic list and dedicated audience - one g...
Pasadena, CA   US

Archive Editions

Publishes books and magazines related to motion pictures and filmmaking....
Los Angeles, CA   US

Ashgate

Over the past 45 years, Ashgate has grown to become one of the world’s leading publishing houses. We understand the value of academic research and scholarship, and we are proud of our responsiveness, flexibility, independence and global reach. Our ...
Burlington, VT   US

Auad Publishing

Publisher of books on artists from the turn of the century to the "Golden Age of Illustration."...
San Francisco, CA   US

Aukland University Press

The leading scholarly publisher in New Zealand, publishing Maori studies, New Zealand history and biography, and is the country's major publisher of new poetry. ...
Auckland,   NZ

Balcony Press

Balcony Press was established in 1994 to publish art, architecture and design books emphasizing the cultural and historical aspects of design particularly in the Western United States....
Glendale, CA   US

Banff Centre Press

The Banff Centre Press is uniquely positioned to publish the great wealth and diversity of content written at and commissioned by The Banff Centre, the world's largest arts and creativity incubator....
Banff, AB   CA

Bauhan Publishing

An independent publisher with a focus on New England regional books in the areas of history, art, nature studies, and poetry, as well as venturing into thoughtful books that explore sustainability of both the earth and the spirit....
Peterborough, NH   US

Bayeux Arts

Bayeux Arts produces artistic books that build bridges across cultures. Our imprints include Rosencrantz Comics, featuring graphic novels, and Odd Little Books, which brings together visual artists, dramatists, poets, puppeteers, playwrights and musi...
Calgary, AB   CA

Beatin Path Publications

We are a no frills, publishing house dedicated to high quality music for teachers trained in Orff Schulwerk as classroom, choral and general music teachers....
Bridgewater, VA   US

Begell House Inc

Begell House publishes books and journals in print and on-line that provide the latest research data and information across a broad spectrum of engineering and sciences....
Redding, CT   US

Black Dome Press

Black Dome Press specializes in high quality books (cloth and trade paper) on the history, art, culture, folklore and folk art of upstate New York. Additional subjects include: early photography, nature & hiking, Dutch and English exploration & colon...
Delmar, NY   US

Black Inc.

Founded in 2000, Black Inc. is an independent Australian publisher of quality non-fiction, fiction and poetry, based in Melbourne. Our imprints include the Quarterly Essay journal, and Nero and La Trobe University Press books. We love ideas and stori...
Carlton, VIC   AU

Breakwater Books

Breakwater Books Ltd. was founded in 1973. Initially, its sole purpose was to publish materials that preserved the unique culture of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Maritime provinces. In recent years, Breakwater has successfully begun publishing c...
St. John’s, NL   CA

British Museum Press

Publishers of award-winning illustrated books on art, history, archaeology, world cultures and more. ...
London ,   UK

Brooklyn Publishers

School play scripts including comedy, one act plays, ten minute plays, youth theatre and more. Large selection for high schools....
Cedar Rapids, IA   US

Burgoyne & Burgoyne Publishers

Burgoyne and Burgoyne, Publishers is a small, independent publishing house, committed to publishing its own art (illustrated) and nature (photography) books....
Salt Lake City, UT   US

Calamari Press

Calamari Press is a small-press book publishing company, founded in 2003 by Derek White. It has published over 50 book objects, including the literary magazine Sleepingfish and the acquired 3rd bed imprint. Some of these have been first books by emer...
Rome,   IT

Cedar Creek Publishing

Cedar Creek Publishing is a Virginia publisher of books by exceptional Virginia authors. Cedar Creek currently publishes anthologies, art, children's books, general fiction, poetry and regional history titles....
Bremo Bluff, VA   US

Chatwin Books

Chatwin Books publishes literary fiction, contemporary and collected poetry, and fine art and photography books....
Seattle, WA   US

Chimera Publishing

Publishes science fiction and fantasy art books....
Trenton, NJ   US

Chronicle Books

Chronicle Books is an independent publisher based in San Francisco publishing cookbooks, craft titles, children's books, stationery, art, design, parenting, pop culture, travel, etc....
San Francisco, CA   US

Clear Light Publishers

An independent publisher of books that enhance the human spirit and provide insight into the beauty and wisdom of Native American, Hispanic, Tibetan and traditional cultures around the world. Categories include art, children’s, cookbooks, ficti...
Santa Fe, NM   US

Cochran Publishing

Publisher of specialty books for collectors. Includes books on comic book art, Hopalong Cassidy, and biographies of Les Paul and Chet Atkins....
Rapid City, SD   US

Columbia University Press

Columbia University Press was founded in 1893 and is the fourth-oldest university press in the United States. The Press currently publishes approximately 160 new titles every year in the fields of animal studies, Asian literature, Asian politics and ...
New York, NY   US

Cornell University Press

Cornell University Press fosters a culture of broad and sustained inquiry through the publication of scholarship that is engaged, influential, and of lasting significance. Established in 1869 as the first American university press, sho...
Ithaca, NY   US

Countryman Press

We publish about 70 books per year and currently have more than 350 books in print. The subjects of our books include travel, food, gardening, country living, nature, New England history, and crafts....
Woodstock, VT   US

Creekstone Press

Creekstone Press focuses on work featuring writers from Northern BC Diversity of expression, accuracy, originality, craftsmanship and regional relevance govern manuscript selection. ...
Smithers, BC   CA

Crescent Moon Publishing

Crescent Moon Publishing aims to publish the best in contemporary books on literature, media, poetry, cinema, feminism, painting, sculpture and the arts...
Kent, England   UK

David R Godine

David R. Godine, Inc., is a small publishing house located in Boston, Massachusetts, producing between twenty and thirty titles per year and maintaining an active reprint program. The company is independent (a rarity these days) and its list tends to...
Boston, MA   US

Dundurn Press

Since 1972, Dundurn Press and its associated imprints have published more than 2000 titles, of which 1700 are still in print. Dundurn publishes about ninety to one hundred new titles per year and is now one of the largest publishers of adult and youn...
Toronto, ON   CA

Enslow Publishers

Enslow Publishers publishes high-quality educational nonfiction books for children and young adults. The company currently publishes 200 new library-bound titles a year for students in first through twelfth grades. The primary markets are school and...
Berkeley Heights, NJ   US

Exisle Publishing

Exisle Publishing is an independent publisher of original Australian & New Zealand titles. Exisle produces the kind of books that the very big publishers do not. Exisle is more concerned about long-lasting quality and sales which continue, than j...
Wollombi, NSW   AU

Fence Books

Launched in 2001, Fence Books publishes poetry, fiction, and critical texts and anthologies, and prioritizes sustained support for its authors, many of whom come to us through our book contests and then go on to publish second, third, fourth books....
Albany, NY   US

Figure 1 Publishing

Figure 1 is committed to the highest standards in book publishing, producing stunning illustrated books in the areas of art, architecture, design, and food & drink....
Vancouver, BC   CA

Frontenac House

Located in downtown Calgary, Frontenac House is a small literary press on the lookout for bold new work. Frontenac's mandate is to publish as wide a range of poetic expression, from as varied and diverse a group of poets, as we can find. Primarily a ...
Calgary, AB   CA

Gibbs Smith

Celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2009, Gibbs Smith specializes in beautifully illustrated lifestyle books covering topics such as interior design, architecture, cooking, children's, home, green/sustainable and more....
Layton, UT   US

Gingko Press

Gingko Press is a publisher of books and other artifacts of contemporary visual culture, design, and exploration. Official publisher of the works of Marshall McLuhan...
Berkeley, CA   US

Gomer Press

Gomer Press is a printing and publishing company based in Llandysul, west Wales. The company was first established in 1892 and is owned by the same family to this day. Jonathan Lewis, the great grandson of the company's founder, is the current m...
Ceredigion, Wales   UK

Gregory R Miller & Co

Publisher of high quality books about contemporary art, architecture and design....
New York, NY   US

Half Full Press

Half Full Press is devoted to bringing unique books that explore special subjects in-depth to the attention of the public. As an independent company, we publish books we consider to be hidden gems....
Oakland, CA   US

Hardie Grant

Hardie Grant Books is a vibrant, successful, diverse and dynamic business with a list of books across a range of subjects including food, wine, sport, history, true crime, humour, popular culture and social issues. Our food and wine books are now rec...
Richmond, VIC   US

Henry Holt

Henry Holt and Company Publishers has, for over a century, published writers that define their era and endure far beyond it. Founded in 1866 by Henry Holt and Frederick Leypoldt, Henry Holt is one of the oldest trade publishers in the United States....
New York, NY   US

Heritage House Publishing Co.

Heritage House publishes 20-30 new titles per year. Most of our authors are Canadian citizens or residents, as our mission is to publish and promote distinctive non-fiction works by Canadian authors. ...
Victoria, BC   CA

IBEX Publishers

Since 1979 Ibex Publishers has been publishing the best of the culture of Iran in English and in Persian....
Bethseda, MD   US

Interlink Publishing Group

Established in 1987, Interlink Publishing is an independent publishing house specializing in: world travel, world literature, world history and politics, art,world music & dance, International cooking, and children's books from around the worl...
Northampton, MA   US

Irish Academic Press

Irish Academic Press has been at the forefront of academic publishing in Ireland for almost forty years. With a focus on Irish history, politics, literature and the arts, we aim to continue the high standards of the past well into the ...
Kildare,   IE

Islandport Press

Islandport is a dynamic, award-winning publisher dedicated to stories rooted in the essence and sensibilities of New England. Adult titles are primarily non-fiction, but also include some fiction, gift, and other trade titles, including food, art, h...
Yarmouth, ME   US

Lake Isle Press

Established in 1990, Lake Isle Press publishes quality nonfiction, specializing in cooking, health, and art-related titles. Timely, user friendly, and culturally diverse, our books are designed for a popular audience. We take particular pride in our ...
New York, NY   US

Last Gasp Books

Last Gasp is one of the largest and oldest publishers and purveyors of underground books and comics in the world, celebrating its 41st year in business. Over the years we have published, and in some cases brought to light, some of the most respected ...
San Francisco, CA   US

Laurence King Publishers

Established in London in 1991, Laurence King Publishing is now recognised as one of the world's leading publishers of books on the creative arts....
London,   UK

Little Red Tree Publishing

Little Red Tree Publishing was founded in 2006 by Michael Linnard and Tamara Martin and is based in New London, CT. Taking as their motto “delight, entertain and educate,” they strive to combine their love of quality books with an interest in fic...
New London, CT   US

Lodima Press

A small independent press dedicated to publishing Photography books of exceptional quality....
Revere, PA   US

McGill-Queen's University Press

McGill-Queen's University Press is a scholarly publisher that defends, refutes, and creates fresh interpretations of the world. With over 2,500 books in print and numerous awards and bestsellers, our goal is to produce peer-reviewed, rigorously edite...
Montreal, PQ   CA

McPherson & Company

Founded in 1974, McPherson & Company is an independent literary and arts publishing house. Here you'll find literary nonfiction and fiction (contemporary American and British fiction; translated Italian, French, and Spanish fiction), books in the art...
Kingston, NY   US

Michael O'Mara Books

Michael O'Mara Books is a small, family-run, privately owned publishing house in the United Kingdom....
London, England   UK

Moving Parts Press

Moving Parts Press has published handsome and innovative artists’ books, broadsides and prints under the direction of Felicia Rice since 1977. These editions of new literature, works in translation, and contemporary art explore the relationship of ...
Santa Cruz, CA   US

New Holland Publishers

New Holland Publishers are proudly an Australian company with offices in London, Sydney and Auckland. Setting the benchmark for high quality on trend, non-fiction books across all categories including cooking and health, natural histor...
Chatswood, NSW   AU

New Press

The New Press focuses on number of key program areas, including: contemporary social issues, with an emphasis on race relations, women's issues, immigration, human rights, labor and popular economics, and the media; education reform and alternative t...
New York, NY   US

Nimbus Publishing

Nimbus produces more than thirty new titles a year on a range of subjects relevant to the Atlantic Provinces—children’s picture books and fiction, literary non-fiction, social and cultural history, nature photography, current events, biography, s...
Halifax, NS   CA

Oro Editions

ORO Editions is dedicated to publishing world-class bespoke architecture, art & design books, and multimedia publications that celebrate creativity and an unique design spirit....
Novato, CA   US

Overcup Press

Overcup Press is a small independent book publisher. We publish award-winning titles that focus on art, design, travel, epicurean subjects, and picture books that will thrive in the digital age. We specialize in producing unique titles....
Portland, OR   US

Overlook Press

The Overlook Press is an independent general-interest publisher, founded in 1971. The publishing program consists of approximately 100 new books per year, roughly divided between hardcovers and trade paperbacks. The list is eclectic, with areas of st...
New York, NY   US

Paramount Press

The Exclusive Publisher of fine art reproductions by Eastern Frontier Painter, Robert Griffing. Publishers of art books and local history....
Panama, NY   US

Parragon

Parragon is the largest illustrated non-fiction publisher in the world. For more than twenty years we’ve made enriching and entertaining content accessible to readers all around the globe. The book world is changing. As an industry leader, we conti...
New York, NY   US

Perseus Books Group

Publishes several distinct imprints: Avalon Travel, Basic Books, BasicCivitas, Da Capo, PublicAffairs, Running Press, Seal Press, Vanguard Press, and Westview Press....
New York, NY   US

Plan B Press

Plan B Press is a small independent publishing company that produces high-quality, limited-run poetry chapbooks. They have also have also created two short fiction collections and four full-length books. In 2005 Plan B Press developed "Stay At H...
Alexandria, VA   US

Polar Bear & Company

Polar Bear & Company has been publishing high-quality works of cultural significance since 1998, with over 60 titles, with worldwide distribution. We produce books that make a difference to our cultural heritage, creative economy ...
Solon, Maine   US

Pomegranate Communications

Pomegranate is a leading publisher of award-winning books and gift products. With a focus on fine art and illustration, Pomegranate collaborates with individual artists as well as museums, galleries, and libraries across the world. Since 1968, we hav...
Portland, OR   US

Porcupine’s Quill

The Porcupine's Quill is an artisanal publisher that values the art and craft of the book, both in content and in form. Our mandate is to preserve the culture of the printed word by using our expertise in the art of 20th-century offset printing techn...
Erin, ON   CA

Potton & Burton

Potton & Burton is New Zealand’s largest independent publishing house, and has a diverse list of New Zealand non-fiction publications, all produced within a strong ethos of quality and care. The original focus on photographic and outdoor books has ...
Nelson,   NZ

PowerHouse Books

powerHouse Books, world-renowned and critically acclaimed publisher, is best known for a diverse publishing program—specialized in fine art, documentary, pop culture, fashion, and celebrity books. We have blazed a trail through the staid book publi...
Brooklyn, NY   US

Princeton Architectural Press

Princeton Architectural Press is a world leader in architecture and design publishing, both in market share and in editorial and design excellence. With over 1000 titles published, we have consistently sought the best in our field, and are privileged...
New York, NY   US

Princeton University Press

The Princeton University Press is an independent publisher with close connections to Princeton University. Its mission is to disseminate scholarship within academia and society at large....
Princeton, NJ   US

Quill Driver Books

Quill Driver Books publishes award-winning contemporary nonfiction for business, writing, and life, including the Great Books for Writers Series, the Best Half of Life series for older adults, California regional history, and diverse titles on busine...
Fresno, CA   US

Rio Nuevo Publishers

At Rio Nuevo Publishers we present the best of the West in words and pictures. Our award-winning books focus on arts and crafts, children’s literature, cooking, history, gardening, memoirs, Native America, nature, spirituality, and travel....
Tucson, AZ   US

Rocky Mountain Books

Rocky Mountain books publishes award-winning books focused on the dynamic and unique aspects of mountain culture, outdoor adventure and "writing of place," including volumes on hiking, climbing, skiing and outdoor recreation; history, art, memoir, bi...
Victoria, BC   CA

Saraband

Saraband is a creative independent publisher known for its engaging, well-written and beautifully designed and produced books. With a broad range of fiction, history, arts and environment titles, we at Saraband celebrate extraordinary human achieveme...
Glasgow, Scotland   UK

Sasquatch Books

Sasquatch Books, together with our children’s imprint, Little Bigfoot, is one of the country’s leading independent presses, located in downtown Seattle, just blocks from Pike Place Market and Elliott Bay. Our mission is to seek out and work with ...
Seattle, WA   US

Schiffer Publishing

Schiffer Publishing Ltd. has been an independent, family owned and operated, specialty publishing company located in Southeastern Pennsylvania for 36 years. They publish widely across various areas of special interest....
Atglen, PA   US

SciTech Publishing Inc

SciTech Publishing is an imprint of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Our highly regarded books span Radar, RF/Microwave Engineering, Electronic Warfare, Communications and related electrical engineering disciplines. ...
Raleigh, NC   US

Seraphim Books

Seraphim Editions is a Canadian independent book publisher that features Canadian authors and artists. We publish books ranging from fiction, non-fiction and poetry....
Niagara Falls, ON   CA

Seven Stories Press

Founded in 1995 in New York City and named for the seven authors who committed to a home with a fiercely independent spirit, Seven Stories Press publishes works of the imagination and political titles by voices of conscience. While most widely known ...
New York, NY   US

Siglio

Siglio is an independent press dedicated to publishing uncommon books and editions that live at the intersection of art & literature: inimitable, visionary works by renowned as well as little known artists and writers that defy categories and tho...
Catskill, NY   US

Sound View Press

Publishers of price guides and indices to the art world, as well as exhibition monographs and catalogues....
Madison, CT   US

Spinner Publications

Spinner Publications is an independent, nonprofit cultural organization whose purpose is to preserve and promote the history and culture of southeastern New England. We do this primarily through the publication of books. Our aim is to ...
New Bedford, MA   US

Sterling Publishing

Founded in 1949, Sterling Publishing is one of the world’s leading publishers of non-fiction books. We are unique in that we have the reach of the major publishers yet the passion & creativity of an independent press....
New York, NY   US

Synergetic Press

Synergetic Press is a fiercely independent publisher with offices in Santa Fe, New Mexico and London, England. We’ve published paradigm-shifting texts for over thirty years. The founders and staff of Synergetic Press are pioneers in ...
Santa Fe, NM   US

Te Papa Press

Te Papa Press is New Zealand’s unique museum publisher, creating popular, award-winning books about New Zealand's art, culture and natural world for museum visitors and readers everywhere....
Wellington,   NZ

teNeues Publishing

teNeues publishes books, stationery products, and calendars with a focus on design, photography, lifestyle, travel, architecture, fashion and popular culture....
New York, NY   US

Thames & Hudson

Thames & Hudson, best-known as artbook publishers, also publishes beautifully illustrated books on a wide range of subjects including Design, Fashion, Photography, Archaeology and History....
London,   UK

The Illustrated Press

THE ILLUSTRATED PRESS, INC. is the publisher of fine books, magazines, CDs, DVDs, and other merchandise related to various aspects of popular culture. Our products are distinguished by a rigorous attention to detail, scholarship, and ex...
Saint Louis, MO   US

Touchwood Editions

TouchWood Editions has been publishing books of literary merit about Canada’s West for twenty years. ...
Victoria, BC   CA

Triad Publishing

From Star Wars to postural correction to understanding your eyes . . . Triad publishes books (and more) for consumers and for doctors. Each one has been selected for useful, reliable information, then edited for easy readability. Since 1971, Triad ha...
Gainesville, FL   US

Tuttle Publishing

Tuttle is regarded as the premier publisher and seller of books rooted in Asian culture. We span many diverse categories and topics and are always in search of talent to become part of our elite team. Since 1948 Tuttle Publishing has ...
North Clarendon, VT   US

Twin Palms

Twin Palms Publishers and Twelvetrees Press produce some of the finest art and photography books available. Beautifully designed and printed, the books have never ceased impressing viewers, either for challenging and provocative content, or for their...
Santa Fe, NM   US

University of California Press

University of California Press, one of the most distinguished university presses in the United States, enriches lives around the world by advancing scholarship in the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Its activities are supported by ...
Berkeley, CA   US

University of Delaware Press

University of Delaware Press is a nonprofit publisher of scholarly books in all fields of scholarship. Our major strengths are in literary studies, especially Shakespeare, Renaissance and Early Modern literature; Eighteenth-Century Studies; French li...
Newark, DE   US

University of Georgia Press

Since its founding in 1938, the primary mission of the University of Georgia Press has been to support and enhance the University’s place as a major research institution by publishing outstanding works of scholarship and literature by scholars and ...
Athens, GA   US

University of Manitoba Press

U of M Press is widely recognized as a leading publisher of books on Aboriginal history, Native studies, and Canadian history. As well, the Press is proud of its contribution to immigration studies, ethnic studies, and the study of Canadian literatur...
Winnipeg, MB   CA

University of Nebraska Press

Founded in 1941, the University of Nebraska Press is a nonprofit scholarly and general interest press that publishes 170 new and reprint titles annually under the Nebraska, Bison Books, and Potomac Books imprints, and in partnership with the Jewish P...
Lincoln, NE   US

University of North Texas Press

The University of North Texas Press was founded in 1987 and published its first book in 1989. Though we are the newest university press in North Texas (following SMU Press and TCU Press), we have quickly become a leading press with the most titles in...
Denton, TX   US

University of Oklahoma Press

During its more than eighty years of continuous operation, the University of Oklahoma Press has gained international recognition as an outstanding publisher of scholarly literature. It was the first university press established in the Southwest, and ...
Norman, OK   US

University of Toronto Press

Founded in 1901, University of Toronto Press (UTP) is Canada's leading scholarly publisher and one of the largest university presses in North America. UTP has published over 6,500 books, with well over 3,500 of these still in print. The Scholarly Pub...
Toronto, ON   CA

University of Washington Press

The University of Washington Press has published approximately 4,400 books, of which about 1,400 are currently in print. Today we publish about seventy new titles each year, achieving recognition as a leading publisher of scholarly books....
Seattle, WA   US

University of Western Australia Publishing

Producers of beautiful books that bristle and shimmer with life - books with big stories, big ideas and a strong sense of place, UWA Publishing fosters local writing that explores Western Australian and Australian identity, and seeks fresh voices of ...
Perth, WA   AU

University of Wisconsin Press

Since its first book appeared in 1937, the Press has published and distributed more than 3000 titles. We have more than 1400 titles currently in print, including books of general interest (biography, fiction, natural history, poetry, photography, fis...
Madison, WI   US

University Press of Mississippi

The University Press of Mississippi was founded in 1970 and is supported by Mississippi's eight state universities. UPM publishes scholarly books of the highest distinction and books that interpret the south and its culture to the nation and the worl...
Jackson, MS   US

University Press of New England

University Press of New England is an award-winning university press supported by a consortium of schools: Brandeis University, Dartmouth College, University of New Hampshire, and Northeastern University. UPNE has earned a reputation for excellence i...
Lebanon, NH   US

University Publishing Group

University Publishing Group publishes books, journals, and research materials in clinical and biomedical ethics, law, philosophy, psychology, and public policy....
Hagerstown, MD   US

Walter Foster Publishing Inc

Specializes in art instruction books....
Laguna Hills, CA   US

West Virginia University Press

West Virginia University Press is the leading publisher of the Mountain State, producing a diverse selection of books, journals, and CDs which appeal to fans of Appalachian writing and music, regional studies, art, nature, and medieval studies....
Morgantown, WV   US

Wildhorse Island Press

Publishes art photography books on various themes....
Kalispell, MT   US

Wilfrid Laurier University Press

Wilfrid Laurier University Press publishes scholarly works and non-fiction in the humanities and social sciences, especially in art, film, literature, philosophy, history, political science, relgious studies, anthropology, sociology, social work, gen...
Waterloo, ON   CA

Write Bloody Publishing

We publish and promote great books of fiction, poetry and art every year. We are a small press with a snappy look dedicated to quality literature....
Los Angeles, CA   US