Ellison, A. (Boston, , MA , RI)
Bookseller & Bookbinder
Massachusetts. (1771) 1.
Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967, pg.100.
Newbury Street, Boston "brought up to binding in England, removed in three
or four years to Newport, Rhode Island" . J. Leander Bishop, History of
American Manufacturers, 1868, pg. 192
There is an A. Ellison that sold The New England primer Improved on Seven-Star
Lane in Boston in 1773 no evidence that this is the same Ellison . Paul
Leicester Ford, The New England Primer, a History, 1897, pg. 302