Who published the Encyclopedia Britannica?

Answer Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., is an international company based in Chicago that publishes Encyclopedia Britannica in English and 12 other languages. Beginning in 1868, a printer, Colin MacFarquha... Read More »

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When was Encyclopedia Britannica published?

According to the Encyclopedia Britannica corporate website, the encyclopedia originated in Scotland during the 18th century. Printer Colin Macfarquhar, engraver Andrew Bell and scholar William Smel... Read More »

Who published Encyclopedia Britannica?

In Edinburgh, Scotland, Colin Macfarquhar and Andrew Bell published Encyclopedia Britannica's first edition (1768-1771). Thomas Dobson published a pirated version in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in ... Read More »

What year was the Encyclopedia Britannica first published?

The first Encyclopedia Britannica series began publication in 1768. The entire edition was not completed until 1771, even though it consisted of only three volumes. The first Encyclopedia Britannic... Read More »

Who wrote the encyclopedia britannica?

The first Encyclopedia Britannica was composed by printers Colin Macfarquhar and Andrew Bill, and edited by printer William Smellie. They completed the encyclopedia in 1771, and it was published in... Read More »