Established in 1763, Verlag C.H. Beck is still owned and managed by descendants of the founder.

The company specialises in classical and literary studies, history, literature and law.

The list includes texts, commentaries, textbooks, case studies on history, ethnology, literature and linguistics, religion, philosophy, politics, social sciences, art and architecture.

Ute Körner Literary Agent represents C.H. Beck‘s fiction titles.