City of London, England, United Kingdom
Bradbury & Evans
Bradbury & Evans
Printer and Publisher of
1847 - 1900
Erected by City of London Corporation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the City of London Corporation marker series.
Location. 51° 30.844′ N, 0° 6.411′ W. Marker is in City of London, England. Marker is on Fleet Street just east of Whitefriars Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 77 Fleet Street, City of London, England EC4Y 1HY, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. T.P. O’Connor (a few steps from this marker); The Standard (within shouting distance of this marker); Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese (within shouting distance of this marker); All the Year Round, conducted by Charles Dickens (within shouting distance of this marker); The Daily Express (within shouting distance of this marker); Anti-Corn-Law League Samuel Pepys (within shouting distance of this marker); Sunday Times Premiere Issue (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in City of London.
Also see . . .
1. Bradbury and Evans (Wikipedia). "Bradbury and Evans (est.1830) was an English printing and publishing business founded by William Bradbury (1799-1869) and Frederick Mullett Evans (1804-1870) in London....For the first ten years Bradbury & Evans were printers, then added publishing in 1841 after they purchased Punch magazine. As printers they did work for Joseph Paxton, Edward Moxon and Chapman and Hall (publishers of Charles Dickens). Dickens left Chapman and Hall in 1844 and Bradbury and Evans became his new publisher. Bradbury and Evans published William Makepeace Thackeray's Vanity Fair in 1847 (as a serial), as well as most of his longer fiction. The firm operated from offices at no.11 Bouverie Street, no.85 Fleet Street, and no.4-14 Lombard Street, London (now Lombard Lane)." (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
2. Bradbury and Evans (Spartacus International). (Submitted on December 7, 2017.)
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