Trader Details

Details for: BARKER, Robert

Name: BARKER, Robert
County: London
Town: London
Address(es): Northumberland Hse, Aldersgate St. Hunsdon Hse, Blackfriars
Book Trades: Printer
Non-Book Trade: Personal services (porter (Queen's/King's))
Trading Dates: 1589 (date of freedom) - 1645
Biographical Dates: 1570 (date of birth) - 1645 (date of death)
Notes: Son of Christopher Barker I. Debtor 1635. 1640s works under his imprint done by Christopher Barker III
Sources:
  • Paul Morgan, Unspecified
  • Plomer, Henry R., A Dictionary of the Booksellers and Printers who were at work in England, Scotland and Ireland from 1641 to 1667 (London, 1907)
  • Pollard, A.W. and Redgrave, G.R., A Short-Title Catalogue of Books Printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English Books Printed Abroad, 1475-1640, 2nd ed. revised and enlarged, 3 vols. (London 1986, 1976, 1991), esp. vol. 3
  • Humphries, Charles and William C. Smith, Music Publishing in the British Isles from the Earliest Times to the Middle of the Nineteenth Century (London, 1954)


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