The Strahan archive from the British Library, London

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William Strahan (Firm) -- Archives., Spottiswoode, Ballantyne & Co. -- Archives., Eyre & Spottiswoode -- Archives., Printing -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Sources., Printing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Sources., Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century -- Sources., Publishers and publishing -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Sou
SeriesPrinting and publishing history -- series 1
ContributionsBritish Library., British Library.
The Physical Object
Pagination23 microfilm reels
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The volumes in the British Library are an invaluable archive, mainly of business ledgers, which cover the period to They provide information on the day-to-day running of the printing house, the important state publications and perhaps most importantly, on the publication of Johnson's Dictionary, Cook's Voyages and Gibbons.

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Early life. Born in Edinburgh as William Strachan, and educated at the Royal High School, Strahan was the son of George Strachan, an Edinburgh solicitor and grandson of John Strachan, professor of Divinity at the University of Edinburgh.

originally apprenticed to an Edinburgh printer but became a Master Printer in London (at which time he changed the spelling of his name).

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James Raine, Catalogue of the printed books in the library of the dean and chapter of York, York, pp. xxiii–xxiv.

The lay folks’ catechism, ed. Thomas F. Simmons and Henry E. Nolloth (EETS cxviii,). The prymer: or, Lay-folks’ prayer-book, ed.

Henry Littlehales (EETS cv, cix, –). Women might read in the British Library, but its catalogue, available books, and architecture remind them constantly that they live in, and read about, a patriarchy. Virginia Woolf also worked at the London Library, a private subscription collection founded in by Thomas Carlyle.

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