Adolf Martin Schlesinger Adolf Martin Schlesinger (4 October 1769 – 11 October 1838) was a German music publisher whose firm became one of the most influential in Berlin in the early nineteenth century.
Adolf Werthner Adolf Werthner (18 July 1828 – 26 January 1906) was the founder of the Neue Freie Presse newspaper and president of the Oesterreichischen Journal-Aktien-Gesellschaft.
Bernward Malaka Bernward Malaka (born 1962 in Düsseldorf, West Germany) is an internet entrepreneur and consultant.
Carl Bellingrodt Carl Bellingrodt (1897–1971) was one of the best-known German railway photographers of the 20th century and co-founder of the Federal Association of German Railway Friends (Bundesverband Deuts...
Carl Friedrich Ernst Frommann Carl Friedrich Ernst Frommann (14 September 1765, Jena - 12 June 1837, Jena) was a German bookseller and publisher in Jena, active in the circles of Weimar Classicism and a friend and patron of ...
Carl Otto Reventlow Carl Otto Reventlow (actually Karl Carl Christian Otto; born 1817 in Store Heddinge (Denmark), died in 1873) became notable as the developer of a mnemonic system.
Carl Rümpler Carl Rümpler was a 19th-century German publisher, based in Hanover.
Christian Egenolff Christian Egenolff or Egenolph, also known as Christian Egenolff, the Elder, was the first important printer and publisher operating from Frankfurt-am-Main, and best known for his '...
Christoph Weigel the Elder Johann Christoph Weigel, known as Christoph Weigel the Elder (November 9, 1654 – February 5, 1725), was a German engraver, art dealer and publisher.
Curt Thesing Curt Egon Thesing (21. April 1879, Danzig, West Prussia - 25.
David Chotjewitz David Chotjewitz (born May 14, 1964, in Berlin) is a German writer and theatre director who lives in Hamburg.
Dieter Schütte Dieter Schütte (4 June 1923 – 8 February 2013) was a German publisher, working for M. DuMont Schauberg.
Edgar Hanfstaengl Edgar Hanfstaengl (15 July 1842, Munich – 28 May 1910, Munich) was a Chief Clerk and Commercial Purchaser, and an Art Publisher.
Eduard Rhein Prof. Eduard Rudolph Rhein (August 23, 1900, Königswinter – April 15, 1993, Cannes) was an inventor, publisher, and author.
Egmont von Hosstrup Egmont von Hosstrup was a German publisher, theatre director and head of the Hamburger Börsenhalle.
Ernst Litfaß Ernst Amandus Theodor Litfaß (or Litfass;), (February 11, 1816 – December 27, 1874) was a German printer and publisher.
Ernst Rowohlt Ernst R. Rowohlt (23 June 1887 in Bremen – 1 December 1960 in Hamburg) was a German publisher who founded the Rowohlt publishing house in 1908 and headed it and its successors until his death.
Eugen Diederichs Eugen Diederichs (June 22, 1867 - September 10, 1930) was a German publisher from Löbitz.
Ferdinand Avenarius Ferdinand Avenarius (20 December 1856, Berlin – 22 September 1923, Kampen) was a lyric poet, a leading representative of the culture reform movement of his time and the first popularizer of Sylt.
Florian Ungler Florian Ungler and Kasper Hochfeld were printers from Bavaria that after 1510 became pioneers of printing and publishing in Polish language.
Franz Blei Franz Blei (pseudonyms: Medardus, Dr. Peregrinus Steinhövel, Amadée de la Houlette, Franciscus Amadeus, Gussie Mc-Bill, Prokop Templin, Heliogabal, Nikodemus Schuster, L. O. G., Hans Adolar;...
Franz Burda I Franz Burda (* 24 February 1903 in Philippsburg; died 30 September 1986 in Offenburg) was a German Publisher and a founder of Hubert Burda Media.
Friede Springer Friede Springer (born Friede Riewerts on 15 August 1942 in Oldsum on the island of Föhr) is a German publisher and widow of Axel Springer.
Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus (4 May 1772 – 20 August 1823) was a German encyclopedia publisher and editor, famed for publishing the Conversations-Lexikon, which is now published as the Brockha...
Friedrich Justin Bertuch Friedrich Johann Justin Bertuch (30 September 1747 – 3 April 1822) was a German publisher and patron of the arts.
Friedrich Middelhauve Friedrich Middelhauve (17 November 1896 in Siegen, Westphalia - 14 July 1966 in Bad Mergentheim, Baden-Württemberg) was a German publisher and politician of the Free Democratic Party (FDP).
Friedrich Vieweg Johann Friedrich Vieweg (11 March 1761, Halle an der Saale - 25 December 1835, Braunschweig) was a German publisher and the founder of Vieweg Verlag.
Friedrich von Oppeln-Bronikowski Friedrich von Oppeln-Bronikowski (April 7, 1873 – October 9, 1936) was a German writer, translator, publisher and cultural historian.
Friedrich Wilhelm Schulz Friedrich Wilhelm Schulz (often known as Wilhelm Schulz or after his second marriage Wilhelm Schulz-Bodmer; 13 March 1797 in Darmstadt – 9 January 1860 in Hottingen (Zurich)) was a...
Fritz Simrock Friedrich August Simrock, better known as Fritz Simrock was a German music publisher who inherited a publishing firm from his grandfather Nikolaus Simrock.
Gustav Altenhain Gustav Altenhain (December 5, 1891 in Sprockhövel (Sauerland) - December 23, 1968 in Gevelsberg (Sauerland)) was a German publisher and politician of the Free Democratic Party (FDP).
Hans Lachmann-Mosse Hans Lachmann-Mosse, till 1911 Hans Lachmann (August 9, 1885, Berlin - April 18, 1944, Oakland, California, USA) was a German publisher, and was the father of George Lachmann Mosse.
Hans Lufft Hans Lufft (1495–1584) was a German printer and publisher, commonly called "the Bible Printer," because in 1534 he printed at Wittenberg the first complete edition of Luther's Bible, in two quar...
Hans Meyer (geologist) Hans Heinrich Josef Meyer (March 22, 1858 – July 5, 1929) was a German geographer from Hildburghausen, who was the son of publisher Herrmann Julius Meyer (1826-1909).
Heinrich August Pierer Heinrich August Pierer (26 February 1794 in Altenburg – 12 May 1850, Altenburg) was a German lexicographer and publisher known particularly for his Universal-Lexikon der Vergangenheit und Gege...
Johann Heinrich Zedler Johann Heinrich Zedler (January 7, 1706 in Breslau – March 21, 1751 in Leipzig) was a bookseller and publisher.
Johann Martin Abele Johann Martin Abele (31 March 1753 – 3 September 1805) was a German publisher.
John Jahr John "Johnny" Jahr (born April 10, 1965 in Hamburg) is a retired German curler.
Josef Joffe Josef Joffe (born March 15, 1944) is publisher-editor (German: Herausgeber) of Die Zeit, a weekly German newspaper.
Joseph Meyer (publisher) Joseph Meyer (May 9, 1796 - June 27, 1856) was a German industrialist and publisher, most noted for his encyclopedia, Meyers Konversations-Lexikon.
Julius Streicher Julius Streicher (12 February 1885 – 16 October 1946) was a prominent Nazi prior to World War II. He was the founder and publisher of Der Stürmer newspaper, which became a central element of...
Justus Perthes Johann Georg Justus Perthes (September 11, 1749, Rudolstadt, Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt – May 2, 1816, Gotha, Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg) was a German publisher and founder of the firm that bears his name...
Karl Aberle Karl Aberle (17 September 1901 in Göppingen - 8 October 1963) was a German publisher and politician of the Social Democratic Party of Germany.
Karl Baedeker Karl Ludwig Johannes Baedeker, known universally as Karl Baedeker (3 November 1801 - 4 October 1859), was a German publisher whose company, Baedeker, set the standard for authoritative guideboo...
Karl Ernst Jarcke Karl Ernst Jarcke was a German publisher and professor of criminal law, who took a conservative stance towards revolutionary movements in the early nineteenth century.
Karl Friedrich Henckell Karl Friedrich Henckell (17 April 1864, Hanover, Germany – 30 July 1929, Lindau) was a German author and poet.
Karl Höchberg Karl Höchberg (1853–1885) was a German social-reformist writer, publisher and economist, who acted under the pseudonyms Dr. Ludwig Richter e R.F. Seifert.
Karl Raphael Herder Karl Raphael Herder (2 November 1816 - 10 June 1865) was the older son of Bartholomäus Herder.
Karl-Günther Heimsoth Karl-Günther Heimsoth, also known as Karl-Guenter Heimsoth (4 December 1899 – July 1934) was a German physician, publicist, and politician.
Karl-Heinz Priester Karl-Heinz Priester (1913 – April 1961) was a German far right political activist.
Kosmos (publisher) Franckh-Kosmos Verlags-GmbH & Co. is a media publishing house based in Stuttgart, Germany, founded in 1822 by Johann Friedrich Franckh.
Kurt Wolff Kurt Wolff (3 March 1887 – 21 October 1963) was a German publisher, editor, writer and journalist.
Kurt Wolff (publisher) Kurt Wolff (3 March 1887 – 21 October 1963) was a German publisher, editor, writer and journalist.
Lorenz Christoph Mizler Lorenz Christoph Mizler von Kolof (also known as Wawrzyniec Mitzler de Kolof and Mitzler de Koloff; 26 July 1711 – 8 May 1778) was a German physician, historian, printer, mathematici...
Mark Linz Werner Mark Linz (6 April 1935 – 9 February 2013) was a German-American publisher who specialised in educational and international publishing in the Americas, Europe and the Middle East.
Max Spohr Johannes Hermann August Wilhelm Max Spohr was a German bookseller and publisher.
Melchior Lotter Lotter was the last name of a family of German printers, intimately connected with the Reformation.
Michael Schacht Michael Schacht is a German game designer, graphician and owner of the small publishing company Spiele aus Timbuktu.
Miki Bunge Miki Bunge is a German publisher and the founder of Goliath Books.
Minna Herzlieb Christiane Friederike Wilhelmine "Minna (Minchen)" Herzlieb (May 22, 1789- July 10, 1865) was a German female publisher, and a publisher of Karl Ernst Friedrich Frommann (1765-1839).
Moritz Georg Weidmann (1686 - 1743) Moritz Georg Weidmann (1686 - 1743) (January 23 1686 - May 3 1743 ) was a German bookseller and publisher based in Leipzig, accredited to the courts of Poland and the Electorate of Saxony.
Moses ben Avraham Avinu Moses ben Avraham Avinu (died ca. 1733/34) was a Czech-Austrian printer and author who was a Christian convert to Judaism.
Nicholas Trübner Nicholas Trübner (originally Nikolaus) (1817–1884) was a German-English publisher and linguist.
Otto Harrassowitz Otto Wilhelm Harrassowitz (December 18, 1845, La Guayra, Venezuela - June 24, 1920, Gaschwitz near Leipzig) was a German book seller, publisher.
Otto von Corvin Otto Julius Bernhard von Corvin-Wiersbitzki was a German author.
Paul Oskar Höcker Paul Oskar Höcker (17 December 1865 - 6 May 1944) was a German editor and author, who also wrote under the pseudonym Heinz Grevenstett.
Reiner Stach Reiner Stach (born 1951) is a German author, biographer of Franz Kafka, publisher, and publicist.
Robert Froriep Robert Friedrich Froriep (2 February 1804 – 15 June 1861) was a German anatomist who was a native of Jena.
Robert Lienau Emil Robert Lienau (1838-1920) was a German music sheet publisher, who in 1864 acquired the publishing firm founded by Adolf Martin Schlesinger in Berlin in 1810, and gave the company his own name.
Rudolf Mosse Rudolf Mosse (May 8, 1843 – September 8, 1920) was a German publisher and philanthropist.
Rudolph Ackermann Rudolph Ackermann (20 April 1764 in Stollberg, Electorate of Saxony–30 March 1834 in Finchley, London) was an Anglo-German bookseller, inventor, lithographer, publish...
Salman Schocken Salman Z. Schocken (שלמה זלמן שוקן) (October 30, 1877, Margonin, Province of Posen, German Empire (today Poland) – August 21, 1959, Pontresina, Switzerland) was a German Jewish publisher and bus...
Samuel von Fischer Samuel Fischer, later Samuel von Fischer was a Hungarian-born German publisher, the founder of S. Fischer Verlag.
Verlag Herder Verlag Herder is a publishing company started by the Herders, a German family.