Millthorpe Press is a new publishing co-operative based in Sheffield, England. It hopes to showcase local authors and republish classic works by Edward Carpenter, John Holland, James Montgomery and other famous Sheffield figures.

Its first project is to produce a new high quality hardback edition of Edward Carpenter’s Toward Democracy, first published in 1883. Translated into 17 languages, Toward Democracy¬†cemented Carpenter’s reputation as the English Walt Whitman, and over the next fifteen years, was expanded to four volumes.