Mein, John (Boston, MA)

John Mein

Bookbinder

At the London Bookstore, north side of King Street.

Boston

Massachusetts ( 1764-1769) 1.

1.  Hannah French, "Early American Bookbinding by Hand" from: "Bookbinding in
America" Lehmann-Haupt ed. 1967. pg.101.

2.  Postsript to The Massachusetts Gazette, October 15, 1767  " Mein was a
Scotchman and printed  in partnership with John Fleming, and published The
Boston Chronicle, the Royalist sympathies of which made him obnoxious, and he
returned to Europe in 1769.". The Grolier Club, Catalogue of Ornamental
Leather Bookbindings, pg. 97.

  1. (1769) London Book Store, North side of King Street, Boston.Boston Chronicle, December, 7, 1769.

  2. (1770) Bookseller, Stationer, Bookbinder and Printer. Boston Chronicle, February 15, 1770.

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