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Publisher: James Burns

Alternate Name(s): James Burns (1835–49); Burns and Lambert (1848–64); Burns, Lambert, and Oates (1864–67)

Primary Location: London

History: Roman Catholic publisher founded by James Burns (1808–1871). Sir John Lambert (1815–1892) joined the firm in 1848; William Oates joined the firm in 1864. When Lambert left the partnership in 1867, the firm became Burns and Oates.

References: Anderson; Boase; Sutherland

Number of Titles Published by James Burns:


1840 (3 titles)1841 (2 titles)1842 (1 titles)
1843 (1 titles)1844 (2 titles)1845 (1 titles)
1846 (2 titles)1847 (1 titles)1848 (1 titles)
1854 (1 titles)1856 (1 titles)1857 (1 titles)