Larkin, Benjamin (Boston, MA)

Benjamin Larkin

Bookbinder and Bookseller

46 Cornhill

Boston

Massachusetts, 1. 

  1. (1789) Boston City Directory. pg. 28  (same listing in 1796, 1798)  (
    Ebenezer Larkin jun. Bookbinder and Bookseller is at 50  then 47, Cornhill  )

  2. (1800) Boston City Directory. ( an Ebenezer Larkin Bookseller was at 47
    Corhill. ) Ebenezer Larkin, Bookbinder, Joseph T. Buckingham, Annals of the
    Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association, pg. 29.(same addresss 1803)

3.( 1789-1803)  Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from:
"Bookbinding in America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.101.

  1. Bookseller and Bookbinder, 47 Cornhill, (later Washington) Larkin had
    served a regular apprenticeship as a bookbinder. He would  die, in Boston. in
    1812 aged 42. Joseph T. , Annals of the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic
    Association, pg. 29..  A Benjamin Larkin, Bookbinder was at 46 Cornhill. see
    Benjamin BuckinghamLarkin.
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