Allison & Busby

The company has built up a reputation as a leading independent publisher.In the company's early years, they published such writers as H. Rap Brown, Buchi Emecheta, Nuruddin Farah, Roy Heath, C. L. R. James, George Lamming, Michael Moorcock, Jill Murphy, Andrew Salkey, Gordon Williams, and Val Wilmer.
Among the company's original publications are The Spook Who Sat by the Door (1969), Behold the Man (1969), The Bride Price (1976), The Condition of Muzak (1977), Gloriana (1978), and The True History of the Elephant Man (1980).