• Sketch Map accompanying "Bulgaria." By Frank Fox.Published by A. & C. Black Ltd., London
    Sketch Map accompanying "Bulgaria." By Frank Fox.Published by A. & C. Black Ltd., London
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v publish prepare and issue for public distribution or sale "publish a magazine or newspaper"
    • v publish have (one's written work) issued for publication "How many books did Georges Simenon write?","She published 25 books during her long career"
    • v publish put into print "The newspaper published the news of the royal couple's divorce","These news should not be printed"
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Letter showing contact between Peter V. Armstrong and German publishers of anti-Semitic literature Letter showing contact between Peter V. Armstrong and German publishers of anti-Semitic literature
Publishers Mark Publishers Mark

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In the United States, the first cookbook was published in 1796 and it contained a recipes for watermelon rind pickles
    • Publish To make known by posting, or by reading in a church; as, to publish banns of marriage.
    • Publish To make public; to make known to mankind, or to people in general; to divulge, as a private transaction; to promulgate or proclaim, as a law or an edict. "Published was the bounty of her name.""The unwearied sun, from day to day,
      Does his Creator's power display,
      And publishes to every land
      The work of an almighty hand."
    • Publish To send forth, as a book, newspaper, musical piece, or other printed work, either for sale or for general distribution; to print, and issue from the press.
    • Publish To utter, or put into circulation; as, to publish counterfeit paper.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: In 1938 Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel sold all rights to the comic-strip character Superman to their publishers for $130.
    • publish To make public; make known to people in general; promulgate or proclaim, as a law or edict.
    • publish To exhibit, display, disclose, or reveal.
    • publish To utter, or put in circulation, as counterfeit paper; communicate to another person, as a libel or slander.
    • publish To cause to be printed and offered for sale; issue from the press; put in circulation: as, to publish a book, map, print, periodical, piece of music, or the like.
    • publish To introduce to public notice; offer or advertise to the public.
    • publish Synonyms Declare, Proclaim, etc. (see announce), disclose, divulge, reveal, spread abroad. See list under proclaim.
    • publish In systematic biol., to give technical publication to. See publication, 5.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The largest crossword puzzle ever published had 2631 clues across and 2922 clues down. It took up 16 sq. feet of space.
    • v.t Publish pub′lish to make public: to divulge: to announce: to proclaim: to send forth to the public: to print and offer for sale: to put into circulation
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  • Raymond Chandler
    “At least half the mystery novels published violate the law that the solution, once revealed, must seem to be inevitable.”
  • William Harvey
    William Harvey
    “There is a lust in man no charm can tame: Of loudly publishing his neighbor's shame: On eagles wings immortal scandals fly, while virtuous actions are born and die.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Things could be worse. Suppose your errors were counted and published every day, like those of a baseball player.”
  • Michel Eyquem De Montaigne
    “There are few men who dare to publish to the world the prayers they make to Almighty God.”
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    “In matters of truth the fact that you don't want to publish something is, nine times out of ten, a proof that you ought to publish it.”
  • Philip Roth
    “When you publish a book, it's the world's book. The world edits it.”


Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. publier, L. publicare, publicatum,. See Public, and -ish


In literature:

Your lordship, I find, has now commenced author, and published a proclamation; I have published a Crisis.
"The Writings Of Thomas Paine, Complete" by Thomas Paine
Publishing is a trade, and, like all other trades, undertaken with the one object of making money by it.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 4, September, 1850" by Various
Published by George Allen.
"The Art and Craft of Printing" by William Morris
Now first published from a MS. of the Tenth Century in the Imperial Library, Paris.
"Notes and Queries, Number 239, May 27, 1854" by Various
But no: then I'll have to rewrite him; and then there will be the publishers, alas!
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 24 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
The local papers had written up his success and published his portrait.
"The "Genius"" by Theodore Dreiser
Strachey, who appears to have been a scholar, published an interesting account of the colony at this period.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
There has been little change in the Bulgarian publishing industry since 1944.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Your mother told me the publisher had told her your father tried to get him not to publish it.
"Ye of Little Faith" by Roger Phillips Graham
Spent some years in London engaged in the publishing business.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various

In poetry:

He gives us laughter glad and long;
He gives us tears as pure;
He shames us with the published wrong
We meted to the poor.
"For Charles Dickens" by Mary Hannay Foott
What is Truth? the Christian cries,
Publishing a Saviour's love,
While from earth to heaven he hies—
To the starry realms above.
"What Is Truth?" by Benjamin Cutler Clark
And Eliza listened to them,
And she thought that soon their bands
Vould be published at the Fondlin,
Hand the clergymen jine their ands.
"The Ballad Of Eliza Davis" by William Makepeace Thackeray
Thou staid and stately queen! whose way
Round earth, and through the azure heaven,
Serenely thou dost take—my lay
Of worship publish to the even.
"Evening Hymn" by John Bowring
OPEN my silent lips, O Lord! full wide,
To chant the goodness of my gracious God:
My loit'ring tongue unto thy praises guide,
That I may boldly publish them abroad.
"A Prayer, Concerning The Government Of Our Words And Lips, &c." by Rees Prichard
It follows from hence - and the Duke's very words
Should be publish'd wherever poor rogues of this craft are —
That weavers,once rescued from starving by Lords,
Are bound to be starved by said Lords ever after.
"An Expostulation to Lord King" by Thomas Moore

In news:

Not long ago, an aspiring book writer rejected by traditional publishing houses had only one alternative: vanity publishing.
Noel Perrin's collection of essays, "A Reader's Delight," will be published in April Published: February 28, 1988.
Alan English, the vice president of Audience at The Augusta Chronicle, has been named publisher of the Log Cabin Democrat, a Morris Publishing Group property in Conway, Ark.
The magazine publisher claims to be the first UK publisher to do this.
Midpoint Trade Books has signed a distribution deal with Bunker Hill Publishing, a New Hampshire-based independent publisher.
Moss , director of forensics and drama at Chase High School and director of forensics at East Rutherford High School, will have two of his plays published by Big Dog Publishing.
Los Angeles Times Publisher Jeff Johnson and Editor Dean Baquet have made news by publicly challenging their bosses at Tribune Publishing in Chicago.
Self-publishing ventures turned into very different publishing experiences than expected for two first-time authors.
A staggering 764,448 titles were produced in 2009 byself-publishers and micro-niche publishers, according to statistics releasedthis morning by R.R.
Published by Safe Harbor Publishing.
At least 52 of a total of 92 photographs were published in the 1930's, but researchers believe the rest were probably not published.
He was senior vice president of Yankee Publishing and group publisher of The Old Farmer's Almanac.
It's published by Clarkson Potter, the publishing house behind the Barefoot Contessa books and other beautifully photographed and designed books.
Lil Wayne has inked a deal with Grand Central Publishing to publish a book titled 'Gone Till November.
To publish or not to publish .

In science:

Some results presented in this section has been published in a short communication Ref.
Paraxial propagation of a quantum charge in a random magnetic field
Phys. (to be published). Glinchuk, M. D. and Farhi, R., J.
Phase diagram of mixed system of ferroelectric relaxors in the random field theory framework
Pavlov, Gurevich-Zybin system, will be published. . A.V.
The Calogero equation and Liouville type equations
A version of the expected value bound of part (b) was published in an earlier paper, Vir´ag (2000).
Fast graphs for the random walker
Nevertheless, hki is provided in other published statistical analysis , according to which the connectivity is 3.4.
Growing dynamics of Internet providers