John Fairburn (Biographical details)

John Fairburn (publisher/printer; British; Male; 1789 - 1840; fl)

Also known as

Fairburn, John

Address

(1789-?1808) 146 Minories, London 106-110 Minories (1840) (1814-1831) 2 Broadway, Ludgate Hill, London; 2 Broadway, Blackfriars 13 Broadway 40 Fetter Lane

Biography

Map, chart, bookseller and (from 1811) print publisher; publisher of cheap caricatures and popular prints. Bankrupt 1810.
The following are presumably members of the same family: George Fairburn, printer, recorded at 110 Minories in 1837; John Butler Fairburn, bookseller and publisher, at 2 Swan Street, Minories and 110 Minories, 1838-43; Samuel Fairburn, bookseller and publisher, 40 Fetter Lane, 1839; Mrs Sarah Ann Fairburn, 110 Minories, 1844-47.

Bibliography

British book trade index, www.bbti.bham.ac.uk (accessed 16 Nov 2013)