Blackie and Son

  • Started: (United Kingdom)
  • Incorporated: (United Kingdom) became Blackie & Son Limited

British publishing company with offices in London, Edinburgh and Glasgow. In 1890 it became Blackie & Son Limited.

The firm was founded as a bookseller in 1809 known as 'Blackie, Fullarton and Company'. Following the retirement of Fullarton the company was renamed 'Blackie and Son' in 1831, remaining in the Glasgow property, and becoming a public limited company, Blackie & Son Limited, in 1890. The company also opened offices in London, Edinburgh, Canada and India. It ceased publishing in 1991.


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