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The Library of the World’s Best Literature. An Anthology in Thirty Volumes. 1917.

George Palmer Putnam (1814–1872)

Putnam, George Palmer. An American publisher and author (1814–1872). In 1848 he established the publishing house now conducted under the name of G. P. Putnam’s Sons, and also founded Putnam’s Magazine, which was subsequently merged with Scribner’s Monthly. His works include ‘The Tourist in Europe’ (1838); ‘American Facts’ (1845); ‘The World’s Progress’ (1850); ‘Ten Years of the World’s Progress’; etc.