Ellison, A. (Boston, , MA , RI)

A. Ellison

Bookseller & Bookbinder


Massachusetts. (1771) 1.

  1. Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
    America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967, pg.100.

  2. 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

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