Dover Publications

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Dover Publications, also known as Dover Books, is an American book publisher founded in 1941 by Hayward and Blanche Cirker. It primarily reissues books that are out of print from their original publishers. These are often, but not always, books in the public domain. The original published editions may be scarce or historically significant. Dover republishes these books, making them available at a significantly reduced cost.

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Dover Publications
Parent companyLSC Communications
Founded1941; 82 years ago (1941)
FounderHayward Cirker and Blanche Cirker
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationMineola, New York
DistributionSelf-distributed (US)[1]
F&W Media International (UK)[2]
Peribo (Australia)[3]
Intersoft (South Africa)[4]
Publication typesBooks, sheet music