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John Lamson (1769-1807)

John Lamson had been a partner of Henry Ranlet in 1787. However, by 1790, John Lamson had severed the partnership and opened a printing office of his own in Exeter.


The Republic of the Israelites (Portsmouth: Lamson and Ranlet, 1788)


A Short Introduction to Latin Grammar (Exeter: J. Lamson, 1794)

Lamson took as his associate Thomas Odiorne, who had no experience as a printer but was considered to have literary taste and ability. Their partnership was of short duration.


Improvement of the Mind (Exeter: J. Lamson and T. Odiorne, 1793)