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List of the top publishing companies in the world, listed by their prominence with corporate logos when available. This list of major publishing companies includes the largest and most profitable publishing houses, corporations, agencies, vendors and firms in the world. If you are wondering what the biggest publishing companies are, then this list has you covered. This list includes the most famous publishing houses in the industry, so if you're thinking of working in the publishing industry you might want to look to these company names for jobs. This list includes names of both small and big publishing businesses.

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2.13.61 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing 2.13.61, Inc. is a publisher and record company founded by musician Henry Rollins and named after his date of birth. The company has released albums by the Rollins Band, all of Rollins's ...more

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A. H. Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing A. H. Wheeler & Co. Pvt. Ltd., commonly known as A. H. Wheeler or simply Wheeler, is an entirely Indian owned company. It owns a bookstore chain that was co-founded by Emile Moreau, a French ...more

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A-R Editions is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Publishing Companies
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A. A. Wyn's Magazine Publisher... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Magazine Publishers was a pulp magazine publishing house established by Harold Hersey and later owned by A. A. Wyn in 1929. Under Wyn, it was known as "Ace Magazines", hence titles ...more

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A. S. Barnes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Publishing Companies
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Abacus 5 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Fashion, Publishing, Distribution Abacus 5 is an action sports manufacturing and distribution company that is based out of Shanghai, China. It's known for promoting and expanding the skate and street culture in China since 2000. ...more

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Abaddon Books is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Abaddon Books is a British publishing imprint, founded in 2006. It is part of the Rebellion group of companies, along with publishing companies Solaris Books, 2000 AD, 2000 AD Graphic Novels, ...more

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Abingdon Press is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Abingdon Press Publishing Abingdon Press is the book publishing arm of the United Methodist Publishing House which publishes sheet music, ministerial resources, Bible-study aids, and other items, often with a focus on ...more

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Ablex Publishing is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Ablex Publishing Publishing Ablex Publishing Corporation is a privately held book publisher and academic journal publisher in New York City, New York, USA. It was previously located in Norwood, New Jersey, and also at one ...more

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ABP Group is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Publishing Companies
ABP Group Publishing Ananda Bazar Patrika Group is a large media group with headquarters in Kolkata. ABP Group was established in 1922. It publishes numerous Bengali books by many renowned authors. Ananda Publishers ...more

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Abrams Books is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Abrams Books Publishing Abrams, formerly Harry N. Abrams, Inc., is an American publisher of high-quality art and illustrated books, and the enterprise is a subsidiary of the French publisher La Martinière ...more

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Academic Learning Company, LLC is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Publishing Companies
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Academic Press is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Academic Press Publishing Academic Press is an academic book publisher. Originally independent, it was acquired by Harcourt, Brace & World in 1969. Reed Elsevier bought Harcourt in 2000, and Academic Press is now an ...more

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Ace Books is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Ace Books is an American specialty publisher of science fiction and fantasy books. The company was founded in New York City in 1952 by Aaron A. Wyn and began as a genre publisher of mysteries ...more

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Ace Comics is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Ace Comics Publishing Ace Magazines was a comic-book and pulp-magazine publishing company headed by Aaron A. Wyn and his wife Rose Wyn. The Wyns had been publishing pulp fiction under the Periodical House and A. A. ...more

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Adevărul Holding is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Adevărul Holding Publishing Adevărul Holding is a media joint stock company owned by Romanian businessman and politician Dinu Patriciu and named after is main publication, the daily newspaper Adevărul. It currently owns ...more

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Advanstar Communications, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Publishing Companies
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Aegean Park Press is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Aegean Park Press Publishing Aegean Park Press is a publisher based in Walnut Creek, California, specializing in cryptology, military intelligence, contract bridge and Mayan languages. The company's books on cryptology are ...more

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Air Age Media is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Air Age Media Publishing Air Age Media Inc, based in Wilton, Connecticut is the largest multimedia publisher of information for enthusiasts of radio-control cars, planes, helicopters and boats. In addition to seven ...more

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AiT/Planet Lar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Publishing Companies
AiT/Planet Lar Publishing AiT/Planet Lar is an American comic book publishing company based in San Francisco, California. It was founded in 1999 by Larry Young and Mimi Rosenheim. The company focuses on releasing ...more

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AK Press is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Publishing Companies
AK Press Publishing AK Press is a worker-managed independent publisher and book distributor that specialises in radical left and anarchist literature. It is collectively owned and operated.

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Alfred A. Knopf is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. is a New York publishing house that was founded by Alfred A. Knopf Sr. in 1915. It was acquired by Random House in 1960 and is now part of the Knopf Doubleday Publishing ...more

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Allen & Unwin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Allen & Unwin Publishing Allen & Unwin is an Australian independent publishing company, established in Australia in 1976 as a subsidiary of the British firm George Allen & Unwin Ltd., which was founded by Sir ...more

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Alliance Israélite Universelle is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Alliance Israélite Universelle Publishing The Alliance israélite universelle is a Paris-based international Jewish organization founded in 1860 by the French statesman Adolphe Crémieux to safeguard the human rights of Jews ...more

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Alma Media is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Alma Media Publishing Alma Media is a media company focusing on digital services and publishing. In addition to news services, the company's products provide information related to lifestyle, career and business ...more

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Alyson Books is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Alyson Books Publishing Alyson Books, formerly known as Alyson Publications, is a book publishing house which specialises in LGBT fiction and non-fiction. Former publisher Don Weise described it as "the world's ...more

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American Greetings is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing, Greeting Cards American Greetings Corporation, LLC is the world’s largest greeting card company. Based in Brooklyn, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland, the company sells paper greeting cards, electronic greeting ...more

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Amirkabir is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Amirkabir Publishing Amirkabir is a publisher based in Tehran, Iran, founded on November 19, 1949 by Abdorrahim "Taghi" Jafari. It is named after Mirza Taghi Khan Amirkabir, the famous Iranian consul. ...more

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Ancestry.com Inc. is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Software, Publishing The Generations Network is an Internet company based in Provo, Utah and the largest for-profit genealogy company in the world. They run a growing network of genealogy and family-related ...more

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Andrews McMeel Publishing is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Andrews McMeel Publishing Publishing Andrews McMeel Publishing, LLC is a company that publishes books, calendars, and related toys. It is a part of Andrews McMeel Universal. An industry leader, AMP titles are staples on national ...more

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Annual Reviews is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Annual Reviews Publishing Annual Reviews, located in Palo Alto California, is the non-profit publisher of a collection of 46 review series in specific disciplines in science and social science. Each review series ...more

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Annuaires Afrique is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Annuaires Afrique Publishing, Telecommunications Annuaires Afrique, or AfricaPhonebooks, is a group of African online telephone directories owned by The Global Super Pages. It currently serves the following areas: Benin Burkina Faso Burundi ...more

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Antarctic Press is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Antarctic Press Publishing Antarctic Press is a United States, San Antonio-based comic book publishing company which publishes "American Manga" style comic books. Founded by Ben Dunn in 1984, Antarctic Press has ...more

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Anvil Press Poetry is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Anvil Press Poetry Publishing Anvil Press Poetry is an independent poetry publisher based in Greenwich, south-east London. It was founded in 1968 by Peter Jay and specialises in contemporary English poets, with a leavening ...more

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Apress is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Apress Media LLC is a publisher of information technology books, based in New York City. It is a division of Springer Science+Business Media. Apress was founded by authors Gary Cornell and Dan ...more

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Arab Media Group is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Mass media, Media, Publishing Arab Media Group is a Dubai, United Arab Emirates, based media company, part of TECOM, the technology and media holdings management arm of Dubai Holding. Founded in March 2005, AMG has a ...more

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Aracne is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Aracne Publishing Aracne is an Italian publishing company, founded in 1993 by Gioacchino Onorati and specialized in academic and scientific literature. It is the only Italian publishing company that does not ...more

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Arbor House is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Arbor House Publishing Arbor House was an independent publishing house founded by Donald Fine in 1969. Specializing in hard cover publications, Arbor House published works by Hortense Calisher, Ken Follett, Cynthia ...more

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Arcade Publishing is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Arcade Publishing is an independent trade publishing company that started in 1988 in New York, USA. They are publishers of American and world fiction and non-fiction. The company was started and ...more

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Arcadia Publishing is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Publishing Arcadia Publishing is an American publisher of local history.

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Archaia Entertainment is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Archaia Entertainment Publishing Archaia formerly known as Archaia Studios Press is an imprint of comic book and graphic novel publisher BOOM! Studios. Archaia Entertainment, LLC was originally an American comic book publishing ...more

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Archie Comics is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Archie Comics Publishing Archie Comic Publications, Inc. is an American comic book publisher headquartered in the village of Mamaroneck, New York, The comic is known for its many series featuring the fictional teenagers ...more

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Ardis Publishing is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Ardis Publishing Publishing Ardis Publishing began in 1971, as the only publishing house outside of Russia dedicated to Russian literature in both English and Russian, Ardis was founded in Ann Arbor, Michigan by husband ...more

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Arkham House is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Arkham House Publishing Arkham House is a publishing house specializing in weird fiction founded in Sauk City, Wisconsin in 1939 by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei to preserve in hardcover the best fiction of H. P. ...more

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Arnoldo Mondadori Editore is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Arnoldo Mondadori Editore Mass media, Publishing Arnoldo Mondadori Editore is the biggest publishing company in Italy. In the trade books market the competitors of Mondadori in Italy are Rcs, Gems and Giunti, while in the magazine publishing ...more

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Arthur A. Levine Books is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Arthur A. Levine Books Publishing Arthur A. Levine Books is an imprint of Scholastic Corporation which specializes in fiction and non-fiction books for young readers. The imprint was founded in 1996 by Arthur Levine in New York ...more

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ArtScroll is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Publishing Companies
ArtScroll Publishing ArtScroll is an imprint of translations, books and commentaries from an Orthodox Jewish perspective published by Mesorah Publications, Ltd., a publishing company based in Brooklyn, New York. Its ...more

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Aschehoug is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Aschehoug Publishing H. Aschehoug & Co., commonly known as Aschehoug, is one of the largest independent publishing companies in Norway, founded in 1872. Headquartered in Oslo, the publishing house has 480 ...more

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Aschehoug is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Aschehoug Publishing Aschehoug is the Danish division of Egmont Books. It is Denmark’s second largest publisher with a revenue of approximately EUR 55 million and with a strong schoolbook publisher, Alinea, as part ...more

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Asian Educational Services is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list List of Publishing Companies
Asian Educational Services Publishing Asian Educational Services is a New Delhi, India-based publishing house that specialises in antiquarian reprints of books that were originally published between the 17th and early 20th ...more