Benjamin Alsop

(c. 1658—1698) bookseller

Quick Reference

Apprenticed to Ponder in 1672, Alsop was made free of the Stationers’ Company in 1679. He was involved in the publishing of Nonconformist authors such as Bunyan, during a career which was also notable for his involvement in subscription publishing.

From The Oxford Companion to the Book in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Bibliography.

Reference entries