Publisher: W. & R. Chambers

Publisher: W. & R. Chambers

Alternate Name(s): William and Robert Chambers

Primary Location: Edinburgh

History: By the early nineteenth century, each brother operated his own bookshop or library in Edinburgh. Their first entry into publishing occurred in 1819 with the partnership firmly established in 1832 with the start of Chambers's Edinburgh Journal.

References: Anderson; Aileen Fyfe, Steam-Powered Knowledge: William Chambers and the Business of Publishing, 1820–1860 (University of Chicago Press, 2012)

Number of Titles Published by W. & R. Chambers:

1848 (2 titles)
1849 (1 titles)
1850 (1 titles)
1851 (1 titles)
1861 (1 titles)
1863 (2 titles)
1864 (1 titles)
1866 (1 titles)
1867 (2 titles)
1870 (3 titles)
1871 (2 titles)
1872 (1 titles)
1879 (1 titles)
1880 (1 titles)
1884 (3 titles)
1889 (4 titles)
1890 (3 titles)
1891 (6 titles)
1892 (11 titles)
1893 (3 titles)
1894 (7 titles)
1895 (5 titles)
1896 (11 titles)
1897 (7 titles)
1898 (6 titles)
1899 (5 titles)
1900 (6 titles)
1901 (6 titles)


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