Wed, 18/07/2012 - 10:00
Osprey has close to doubled in size with the acquisition of Duncan Baird Publishers, including Watkins Publishing. The buy is the first acquisition in Osprey's plan to grow its enthusiast-focused publishing following a major refinancing in June 2011.
Duncan Baird Publishers, which publishes illustrated books in food, health and...
Thu, 03/05/2012 - 12:53
Duncan Baird Publishers is to remove digital rights management (DRM) from its future and backlist titles, in order to put readers “at the heart” of its focus.
The UK publisher of illustrated books in the fields of mind, body and spirit and cookery said it took the decision to remove DRM from 150 of its titles and 80 of its...
Mon, 28/07/2008 - 13:29
Simon & Schuster has signed a sales and distribution deal with non-fiction illustrated publisher Duncan Baird Publishing. Simon & Schuster will handle sales and distribution for the publisher's two imprints, Duncan Baird Publishing and Watkins, from 1st January 2009.
DBP's titles are currently sold into the UK and Ireland...
Thu, 13/12/2007 - 15:24
Duncan Baird is offering bespoke book jackets for buyers of its April title UK at Home (h/b, £20). The book, by former National Geographic and Time magazine photographer Rick Smolan, aims to provide a record of the way we live in Britain today.
Buyers will be able to upload any picture they wish to a website; it will then be...