Secker and Warburg

Secker and Warburg

Secker & Warburg ist ein britischer Buchverlag. Er entstand 1936 durch die Übernahme des insolventen Verlags von Martin Secker durch Fredric Warburg und Roger Senhouse.

Die politische Haltung des Verlags war sowohl anti-faschistisch als auch anti-kommunistisch. Einer der bekanntesten Autoren des Verlags war seit 1938 George Orwell; weitere Autoren des Verlags waren u. a. Simone de Beauvoir, Colette, J. M. Coetzee, Alberto Moravia, Günter Grass, Angus Wilson, Melvyn Bragg, Julian Gloag und der britische Buddhist Lobsang Rampa.

Nach Fehlkalkulationen war Secker & Warburg 1951 gezwungen, mit dem Heinemann Verlag zu fusionieren.

Publikationen (Auswahl)

Wikimedia Foundation.

Schlagen Sie auch in anderen Wörterbüchern nach:

  • Secker and Warburg — Secker Warburg is a British publishing company formed in 1936 from a takeover of Martin Secker, which was in receivership, by Fredric Warburg and Roger Senhouse. It is therefore somewhat surprising that they were the first publishers of Mein… …   Wikipedia

  • Secker and Warburg — Este artículo o sección sobre literatura necesita ser wikificado con un formato acorde a las convenciones de estilo. Por favor, edítalo para que las cumpla. Mientras tanto, no elimines este aviso puesto el 31 de enero de 2009. También puedes… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Warburg (disambiguation) — Warburg can refer to: * Warburg, a city in Germany ** the Battle of Warburg* the Warburg family, a family of bankers, scholars and philanthropists ** Max Warburg (1867 1946), Hamburg banker, great grandson of Moses Marcus Warburg (of the… …   Wikipedia

  • And did those feet in ancient time — is a short poem by William Blake from the preface to his epic Milton a Poem, one of a collection of writings known as the Prophetic Books. The date on the title page of 1804 for Milton is probably when the plates were begun, but the poem was… …   Wikipedia

  • WARBURG, FREDERICK — (1898–1981), British publisher. Warburg was born in London. He was not directly related to the famous German banking family and attended a leading public school, Westminster, on a scholarship. After serving as an officer in World War I, he… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Fredric Warburg — Infobox Writer name = Fredric John Warburg birthdate = birth date|1898|11|27|mf=y birthplace = London, England deathdate = death date and age|1981|5|25|1898|11|27|mf=y deathplace = London, England occupation = Publisher; authorFredric John… …   Wikipedia

  • Martin Secker — (1882–1978), born Percy Martin Secker Klingender, was a London publisher who was responsible for producing the work of a distinguished group of literary authors, including D. H. Lawrence, Thomas Mann, Norman Douglas, and Henry James. He began… …   Wikipedia

  • Down and Out in Paris and London — For the album, see Down and Out in Paris and London (album). Down and Out in Paris and London   …   Wikipedia

  • THE SOVIET UNION AND RUSSIAN MARXISM —  Early Russian Marxism: Plekhanov and Legal Marxism  ■ Baron, S.H. Plekhanov: The Father of Russian Marxism. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1963.  ■ Haimson, L.H. The Russian Marxists and the Origins of Bolshevism. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard… …   Historical dictionary of Marxism

  • Sun and Steel (essay) — Sun and Steel: Art, Action and Ritual Death is a book by Yukio Mishima. It is an autobiographical essay, a memoir of the author s relationship to his body. The book recounts the author s experiences with, and reflections upon, his bodybuilding… …   Wikipedia