At the Circulating Library Publisher Information: James Blackwood

Publisher: James Blackwood

Primary Location: London

History: Founded by James Blackwood (1824–1911) in the early 1850s. He was a descendent of the Scottish publisher William Blackwood, though he had no connection with publishers William Blackwood and Sons. His daughter was the anthropologist Beatrice Mary Blackwood (1889–1975).

References: British Census (1861, 1881, 1891, 1901); Times (8 August 1911); Chester W. Topp, Victorian Yellowbacks and Paperbacks, 1849–1905, volume 7 (Hermitage Antiquarian Bookshop, 1993)

Number of Titles Published by James Blackwood:

1855 (3 titles)1857 (1 titles)1858 (1 titles)
1859 (4 titles)1860 (3 titles)1861 (1 titles)
1873 (1 titles)1874 (1 titles)1879 (1 titles)
1886 (1 titles)1893 (1 titles)