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Randall, Mary

Record IDcni00057463
URIhttp://thesaurus.cerl.org/record/cni00057463
Last Edit2014-03-14

General Note

After her husband Charles's death, Mary Randall continued to publish large numbers of chapbooks most of which are undated. In 1816 she probably taught Peter Buchan to print in 'ten days service'. In 1820 she retired, perhaps at the instance of her son who had made a large fortune in Glasgow, and sold the business to William Macnie. She died 28 November 1847, age 71, and was buried beside her husband in Holy Rude Churchyard in Stirling.

More Information

Dates of Activity1813-1820
Activityprinter, bookseller and circulating library
Online Ressourcehttp://www.nls.uk/
Scottish Book Trade Index online (list)

Place of Activity

Place of ActivityStirling; Baker Street and Vennel Close (1813 - 1820)

Names

HeadingRandall, Mary
used in: National Library of Scotland, Scottish Book Trade Index

Sources

Found inChapbook Printers. — The Stirling Observer Press: ninety years'. — Harvey

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