Name Description Firms
Bookseller The firm from which the work can be purchased. Indicated by the phrase “sold by” in the imprint. 4879
Printer The firm responsible for compositing and printing the work. Usually indicated by the phrase “printed by” in the imprint and/or the colophon. 6002
Publisher The firm that takes on the financial responsibility for the editing, printing, and distribution of the work. Usually indicated by the phrase “printed for” in the imprint. In the event that a work has been self-published, this will be indicated in the Self-Published field. 15033
Unknown No firm role indicated in the imprint. 2