Butler, Alford ( Boston, MA)

Alford Butler

Bookseller & Bookbinder and Publisher.

Lower End of King-Street near the Crown Coffee-House,at the head of the Long


Massachusetts (1729-1742) 1.& 2.

Father of Alford Butler, Bookbinder. 1.

  1. Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand "from: "Bookbinding in
    America" Lehmann-Haupt ed.,1967, pg.100. from: The Grolier Club, Catalogue of
    Ornamental Leather Bookbindings, pg. 94.

  2. Alfred Butler "a native of Boston, and an apprentice of Henchman". J.
    Leander Bishop, History of American Manufacturer, pg. 191.

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