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Random House is an American book publisher and the largest general-interest paperback publisher in the world. [1]

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Aßlar (or Asslar) is a town near Wetzlar in the Lahn-Dill-Kreis in Hesse, Germany.

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Advance Publications

Advance Publications, Inc. is an American media company owned by the descendants of S.I. Newhouse Sr., Donald Newhouse and S.I. Newhouse Jr.

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Alberto Sardiñas

Alberto David Sardiñas Glottmann (born June 15, 1978) is an syndicated radio personality, producer, author, columnist and motivational speaker, born in Caracas, Venezuela.

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Alfred A. Knopf

Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. is a New York publishing house that was founded by Alfred A. Knopf Sr. and Blanche Knopf in 1915.

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Amazon (company)

Amazon.com, Inc., doing business as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in Seattle, Washington that was founded by Jeff Bezos on July 5, 1994.

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André Malraux

André Malraux DSO (3 November 1901 – 23 November 1976) was a French novelist, art theorist and Minister of Cultural Affairs.

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Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located mostly in the southern half of South America.

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Arnoldo Mondadori Editore

Arnoldo Mondadori Editore is the biggest publishing company in Italy.

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Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.

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Bantam Books

Bantam Books is an American publishing house owned entirely by parent company Random House, a subsidiary of Penguin Random House; it is an imprint of the Random House Publishing Group.

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Barcelona is a city in Spain.

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Bennett Cerf

Bennett Alfred Cerf (May 25, 1898 – August 27, 1971) was an American publisher, one of the founders of American publishing firm Random House.

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Bertelsmann is a German multinational corporation based in Gütersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

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A book is a series of pages assembled for easy portability and reading, as well as the composition contained in it.

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Bookselling is the commercial trading of books which is the retail and distribution end of the publishing process.

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Broadway (Manhattan)

Broadway is a road in the U.S. state of New York.

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Chief executive officer

Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.

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Chile, officially the Republic of Chile, is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west.

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Cologne (Köln,, Kölle) is the largest city in the German federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia and the fourth most populated city in Germany (after Berlin, Hamburg, and Munich).

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Colombia, officially the Republic of Colombia, is a sovereign state largely situated in the northwest of South America, with territories in Central America.

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DC Comics

DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.

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Dial Press

The Dial Press was a publishing house founded in 1923 by Lincoln MacVeagh.

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A dictionary, sometimes known as a wordbook, is a collection of words in one or more specific languages, often arranged alphabetically (or by radical and stroke for ideographic languages), which may include information on definitions, usage, etymologies, pronunciations, translation, etc.

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Donald S. Klopfer

Donald Simon Klopfer (January 23, 1902 – May 30, 1986) was an American publisher, one of the founders of American publishing firm Random House, along with Bennett Cerf.

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Doubleday (publisher)

Doubleday is an American publishing company founded as Doubleday & McClure Company in 1897 that by 1947 was the largest in the United States.

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The euro (sign: €; code: EUR) is the official currency of the European Union.

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Everyman's Library

Everyman's Library is a series of reprinted classic literature currently published in hardback by Random House.

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Financial Times

The Financial Times (FT) is a Japanese-owned (since 2015), English-language international daily newspaper headquartered in London, with a special emphasis on business and economic news.

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Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Frankfurt General Newspaper), abbreviated FAZ, is a centre-right, liberal-conservativeHans Magnus Enzensberger: (in German).

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Gail Rebuck

Gail Ruth Rebuck, Baroness Rebuck, DBE (born 10 February 1952) is a British publisher and Chair of the international book publishing group Penguin Random House's British operations.

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Gütersloh is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, in the area of Westphalia and the administrative region of Detmold.

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Glenfield, New Zealand

Glenfield (called Mayfield until 1912) is a suburb on Auckland's North Shore.

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Goldmann (publisher)

Goldmann (formerly Wilhelm Goldmann Publishing) is a publishing house in Munich and part of the Bertelsmann group belonging to the Random House Publishing Group.

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Heyne Verlag

The Heyne Verlag (formerly Wilhelm Heyne Verlag) is a German publisher based in Munich, which was founded in Dresden in 1934 and sold to Axel Springer in 2000.

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Imprint (trade name)

An imprint of a publisher is a trade name under which it publishes a work.

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James Joyce

James Augustine Aloysius Joyce (2 February 1882 – 13 January 1941) was an Irish novelist, short story writer, and poet.

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Jean de Brunhoff

Jean de Brunhoff (9 December 1899 – 16 October 1937) was a French writer and illustrator remembered for creating the Babar books, the first of which appeared in 1931.

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Karen Blixen

Baroness Karen Christenze von Blixen-Finecke (née Dinesen; 17 April 1885 – 7 September 1962) was a Danish author who wrote works in Danish and English.

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is a Japanese publishing company headquartered in Bunkyō, Tokyo, Japan.

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List of English-language book publishing companies

This is a list of English-language book publishers.

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List of largest book publishers of the United Kingdom

This is a list of largest UK trade book publishers, with some of their principal imprints, ranked by sales value, according to Nielsen BookScan.

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Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.

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McClelland & Stewart

McClelland & Stewart Limited is a Canadian publishing company.

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McGraw-Hill Education

McGraw-Hill Education (MHE) is a learning science company and one of the "big three" educational publishers that provides customized educational content, software, and services for pre-K through postgraduate education.

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Media in New York City

The media of New York City are internationally influential and include some of the most important newspapers, largest publishing houses, biggest record companies, and most prolific television studios in the world.

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Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.

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Modern Library

The Modern Library is an American publishing company.

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Munich (München; Minga) is the capital and the most populated city in the German state of Bavaria, on the banks of the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps.

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National Geographic Society

The National Geographic Society (NGS), headquartered in Washington, D.C., United States, is one of the largest non-profit scientific and educational institutions in the world.

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New York (state)

New York is a state in the northeastern United States.

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New York City

The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.

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North Atlantic Books

North Atlantic Books is a non-profit, independent publisher based in Berkeley, CA.

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Northamptonshire (abbreviated Northants.), archaically known as the County of Northampton, is a county in the East Midlands of England.

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One Day (2011 film)

One Day is a 2011 British-American romantic drama film directed by Lone Scherfig, and starring Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess.

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Other Press

Other Press is an independent publisher of literary fiction and nonfiction, based in New York City.

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Pantheon Books

Pantheon Books is an American book publishing imprint with editorial independence.

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A paperback is a type of book characterized by a thick paper or paperboard cover, and often held together with glue rather than stitches or staples.

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Pearson plc

Pearson plc is a British multinational publishing and education company headquartered in London.

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Penguin Group

The Penguin Group is a trade book publisher and part of Penguin Random House.

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Penguin Random House

Penguin Random House (PRH) is an American multinational publishing company formed in 2013 from the merger of Random House (owned by German media conglomerate Bertelsmann) and Penguin Group (owned by British publishing company Pearson PLC).

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Phyllis E. Grann

Phyllis E. Grann was the first woman CEO of a major publishing firm, Penguin Putnam and one of the most commercially successful publishers in recent history.

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Publishing is the dissemination of literature, music, or information—the activity of making information available to the general public.

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Random House

Random House is an American book publisher and the largest general-interest paperback publisher in the world.

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Random House of Canada

Random House of Canada was the Canadian distributor for Random House, Inc. from 1944 until 2013.

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Random House Tower

The Random House Tower, also known as the Park Imperial Apartments, is a 52-story mixed-use tower in New York City, United States, that is used as the American headquarters of book publisher Penguin Random House and a luxury apartment complex.

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The RCA Corporation was a major American electronics company, which was founded as the Radio Corporation of America in 1919.

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Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

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Robert Graves

Robert Graves (24 July 1895 – 7 December 1985), also known as Robert von Ranke Graves, was an English poet, historical novelist, critic, and classicist.

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Robert Penn Warren

Robert Penn Warren (April 24, 1905 – September 15, 1989) was an American poet, novelist, and literary critic and was one of the founders of New Criticism.

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Redirects from Rushden Lakes (Retail Park) see section 5 (below) Rushden is a town and civil parish located in the county of Northamptonshire, England.

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Sasquatch Books

Sasquatch Books is an American book publishing company based in Seattle, Washington.

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Shambhala Publications

Shambhala Publications is an independent publishing company based in Boulder, Colorado.

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Simon & Schuster

Simon & Schuster, Inc., a subsidiary of CBS Corporation, is an American publishing company founded in New York City in 1924 by Richard Simon and Max Schuster.

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Sinclair Lewis

Harry Sinclair Lewis (February 7, 1885 – January 10, 1951) was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright.

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Spiegel & Grau

Spiegel & Grau is a publishing imprint of Random House founded by Celina Spiegel and Julie Grau.

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Susan Kamil

Susan Kamil is the current publisher (as of 2018) as well as editor-in-chief of the Random House Publishing Group.

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The New York Review of Books

The New York Review of Books (or NYREV or NYRB) is a semi-monthly magazine with articles on literature, culture, economics, science and current affairs.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.

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Titan Books

Titan Publishing Group is an independently-owned British publishing company, established in 1981.

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Ulysses (novel)

Ulysses is a modernist novel by Irish writer James Joyce.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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University of Toronto

The University of Toronto (U of T, UToronto, or Toronto) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on the grounds that surround Queen's Park.

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Uruguay, officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay (República Oriental del Uruguay), is a sovereign state in the southeastern region of South America.

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Vertical (company)

Vertical, Inc., headquartered in New York, United States, is a Japanese novel and manga publishing company founded in 2001 by Hiroki Sakai.

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William Faulkner

William Cuthbert Faulkner (September 25, 1897 – July 6, 1962) was an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi.

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Wizards of the Coast

Wizards of the Coast LLC (often referred to as WotC or simply Wizards) is an American publisher of games, primarily based on fantasy and science fiction themes, and formerly an operator of retail stores for games.

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The world is the planet Earth and all life upon it, including human civilization.

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1,000,000,000 (one billion, short scale; one thousand million or milliard, yard, long scale) is the natural number following 999,999,999 and preceding 1,000,000,001.

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55th Street (Manhattan)

55th Street is a two-mile-long, one-way street traveling east to west across Midtown Manhattan.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Random_House

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