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27 April 2009

Britain 1784-1811: P

Exeter working papers in British book trade history; 20
The British book trades 1784-1811: a tabulation of national directories

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1785 Pendred [& 1784 Bailey]1792-98 Universal British Directory1811 Holden's Directory
PaisleyPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Not in 1792-9 Auld, Thomas junior, bookseller, Cross
Blakie, Andrew, engraver, Cross
Brownlee, William, publisher, Wellmeadow Street
Condie, James, bookbinder, Moss Street
Crichton, Hugh, bookseller, Old Bridge
Cuthbertson, G., bookseller & stationer, Cross
Fowler, Joseph, stationer, Gauze Street
Logan, James, bookseller, Tontine Buildings
Millar, John, bookseller, Castle Street
M'Arthur, James, bookseller & stationer, Cross
Neilson, John, printer, Causeyside
Scott,Malcolm, print cutter, Moss Street
Scott, James, bookseller & publisher, Causeyside
Weir, John, bookseller & stationer, Cross
Yarmouth, James, bookbinder, Cross
Young, Stephen printer, High Street
Young, Andrew, printer, High Street
Pembroke, PembrokeshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Wilmot, George, bookseller
Wilmot, William printer
Wilmot, William, bookseller & stationer
Penrith, CumberlandPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
None in Bailey 1784 Bell, Ann, printer
Soulby, John, stationer
Soulby, Anthony, statoner
Weightman, Andrew, stationer &c
Bell, Ann, stationer
Brown, John, stationer
Lough, John, stationer
Soulby, Anthony, printer &c
Soulby, Matthew, stationer
Penryn, CornwallPop. 1801: 2324Pop. 1811: 2713
None in Bailey 1784 Leverton, James, stationer
Tucker, William, bookbinder & paper factor
Dixon, James, stationer
Pearce, Thomas, stationer
Rowe, Richard, papermaker
Tucker, William, papermaker
Pentonville, MiddlesexPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 [in London] Baker, Joseph, engraver
Bolton, Samuel, printer, bookseller & binder
Brown, Richard, paperhanger
Cheyne, Charles, stationer
Farquar, Robert, printer
Hawksworth, Joseph, engraver
Middelton, pencil manufacturer
Page, John, engraver
Parradice, Joseph, bookseller
Playtor, James, engraver
Robinson, George, bookseller
Smith, Thomas Berkley, paperhanger & print manufacturer
Speare, John, bookseller
Turner, James, bookseller
Winfield, William, pocket book maker
Not in 1811 [in London]
Penzance, CornwallPop. 1801: 3382Pop. 1811: 4022
Vigus, printer Hewert, John sen., stationer
Hewett, John jun., stationer
Not in 1811
Pershore, WorcestershirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
None in Bailey 1784 Smith, Susannah, bookseller Roberts, Thomas, bookseller &c
Perth, PerthshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Not in 1792-98 Anderson, John, music seller
Hill, Thomas, stationer & music seller
M'Donald, John, bookseller
Mitchel, C. & Co., publishers of the Encyclopedia Perthensis
Morrison, Robert, printer
Morrison, James, bookseller
Peat, David, bookseller
Peterborough, NorthamptonshirePop. 1801: 3924Pop. 1811: 4285
Jacobs, printer Horden, John, bookseller & stationer
Jacob, James, printer
Petworth, SussexPop. 1801: 2264Pop. 1811: 2459
None in Bailey 1784 Goldring, Sarah, bookseller Not in 1811
Pickering, YorkshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
None in Bailey 1784 None in 1792-9 Nicholas, James, paper manufacturer, Ellerburne
Plymouth, DevonPop. 1801: 16040Pop. 1811: 20803
Noble, printer
Trueman & Haydon, printers, Pike Street
Weatherly, [Robert,] printer
Barniell, Richard, bookseller, stationer & bookbinder
Darby, William, papermaker
Haydon, Benjamin, printer, bookbinder & stationer
Hill, W., bookbinder & stationer
M'Clellan, John, papermaker
Nettleton, Philip, printer & stationer
Richards, J., stationer & stamp office
Roach, John, bookbinder
Tucker, John, papermaker
Wills, Edward, stationer
Holden's 1811 directory reprints Plymouth entries from the 1809 edition without street numbers, supplied here within brackets.
Barnacle, J.F., stationer &c, [18,] Market Street
Bowden, Thomas, bookseller, [2,] Pike Street
Browne, Richard, stationer, [13,] Frankfort Street
Busvine, James, bookseller, opposite Guildhall
Gibson, John, publisher & bookbinder, [7,] Frankfort Street
Gray, William, bookseller, Stonehouse
Haydon & Co., booksellers & printers, Market Place
Holmden, Robert, bookseller, Chapel Street, Limehouse
Huss, Thomas, stationer, Chapel Street, Stonehouse
Huss, H., music seller, Chapel Street, Stonehouse
Jackson, Joseph, bookseller, Lower Broad Street
Macey, John, bookseller, Britton Side
Nettleton, Peter, printer & stationer, [57,] Market Street
Netharton, W., intelligence office, [23,] Frankfort Street
Rees & Curtis, booksellers, Market Place
Rogers, G., bookseller & stationer, Frankfort Place
Smith, Granville, printer, [3,] Parade
Wills, Edward, bookseller, [26,] Market Street
Plymouth Dock, DevonPop. 1801: 23747Pop. 1811: 30083
Sutton, printer Brice, Thomas, printer
Clapp, Samuel, goldsmith, working jeweller & engraver
Congdon, Lazarus, stationer & printer
Dillin, Robert, working jeweller, goldsmith & engraver
Drew, John, stationer & bookbinder
Fraser, James, stationer & bookbinder
Hayden, John, printer, stationer & bookbinder
Hoxland, Edward, stationer & printer
Richardson, Adnam, bookseller & hardwareman
Holden's 1811 directory reprints Plymouth Dock entries from the 1809 edition without street numbers, supplied here within brackets.
Curtis & Rees, bookseller, [27,] George Street
Cock, Samuel, stationer [no address]
Cohen, Esther, pen & quill manufacturer & dealing wax maker, [101, James Street]
Condon, Lazarus, printer & stationer, at Telegraph office
Hoxland, Edward, stationer [no address]
Johns, James, printer, stationer & bookseller [no address]
Phelps, Thomas, printer & stationer [no address]
Platt, Joseph, printer, bookbinder &c, [4,] Duke Street
Roach, John, stationer & bookseller, [5,] Georges Street
Sandford, George, bookseller, [41,] St Aubyn Street
Pocklington, YorkshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Brown, John, bookbinder & stationer Not in 1811
Pontefract, YorkshirePop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Lydney, [John,] bookseller [& liquorice merchant] Fox, bookbinder
Lindbys, stationer
Osbourn, stationer
Birkinshaw, George, rag merchant
Fox, John, printer & bookseller
Osborn, Ann, bookseller
Poole, DorsetPop. 1801: 4761Pop. 1811: 4816
1785 Ledgard, Richard, merchant, ropemaker & stationer
Moore, Joseph, printer, bookseller & stationer
Rule, Jane, printer, bookseller & stationer
Moore, Joseph, bookseller
Port Glasgow, ScotlandPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Not in 1792-98 Gemmell, Robert, stationer, Dunlop's Head
M'Dowall, Mrs., bookseller, Fore Street
Portsea, HampshirePop. 1801: 25387Pop. 1811:34484
1785 Blake, Arthur, rag merchant
Colley, Thomas, engraver
Grist, Edward, rag mechant
Grist, James, stationer & wine merchant
Harding, James, stationer
Levi, Elias, engraver
Smith, William, stationer & binder
Tracey, William, grocer & stationer
Whitewood, Thomas, stationer
[some entries in common with Portsmouth]
Goist, J., bookseller & stationer, Queen Street
Holloingsworth, W., bookseller, High Street
Horsey, J., bookseller, Queen Street
Lea & Son, booksellers, Broad Street
Levy, J., engraver, Cross Street
Luscombe, George, bookseller, High Street
Mills, S., bookseller, High Street
Metley, J.E., printer of the Portsmouth newspaper, High Street
Whitewood & Sons, booksellers & stationers, Queen Street
Woodward, William, printer, Common Hard
Woodward, W., bookseller, Common Hard
Portsmouth, HampshirePop. 1801: 7839Pop. 1811: 8401
Harding, [John,] bookseller
Mottley, [James,] bookseller
Mowbray, W., printer of Hampshire Chronicle
Donaldson, William, distributor of stamps, bookseller, stationer, printer &c.
Frazer, David, stationer
Mottley, James, stationer
Mowbray, Walter, printer
[some entries in common with Portsea]
Binstead, E., printer, Saint Thomas Street
Frazer, D., bookseller, High Street
Hollingsworth, W., bookseller, High Street
Luscombe, George, bookseller &c, High Street
Macdonald, bookseller &c, Broad Street
Mills, S., bookseller, High Street
Motley, J.C., printer of the Portsmouth newspaper, High Street
Prescott, LancashirePop. 1801: 17152Pop. 1811: 19738
Taylor, printer Taylor, Thomas, stationer & binder Ducker, Anthony, printer
Taylor, Thomas, printer
Preston, LancashirePop. 1801: 12174Pop. 1811: 17360
Binns, [Nathan,] stationer & bookseller
Sergeant, [Elizabeth,], printer & bookseller
Binns, Nathaniel, printer, bookseller & stationer
Sergent, Elizabeth, bookseller & printer
Walker, Thomas, bookseller
Addison, William, printer &c., Church Street, agent to the Globe Insurance Office, London
Ackroyd, Richard, bookseller & stationer, Friar Gate
Croft, Thomas, printer & stationer, Market Place
Sharrock, Mary, grocer & bookseller, Friar Gate
Walker, Thomas, printer & bookseller, [no address]
Wilcockson, Isaac, printer & bookseller, Fisher Gate, agent to the Eagle Fire Office
Putney, SurreyPop. 1801:Pop. 1811:
Not in Bailey 1784 Smith, William, engraver Not in 1811
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