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Frank N. Doubleday

Doubleday and Company

1897 - 1927

Publishing & Print Media

pre-1900 b. 1862
Born-Died1862 - 1934
BirthplaceNew York (NY)
FatherOwner, Small Business
Era - pre-1900

Doubleday founded one of the most successful and enduring publishing companies in the United States. He acquired a series of specialty publishing companies including Garden City Publishing Company, Doran Book Shops, and the Crime Club. Doubleday was most known for his publication of influential writers including Rudyard Kipling, Joseph Conrad, Kathleen Norris and O. Henry.