The works of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin : consisting of his Life written by himself together with Essays humorous, moral, & literary, chiefly in the manner of the Spectator

Main Author: Franklin, Benjamin
Other Authors: Allen, Thomas, Duyckinck, Evert, Gaine, Hugh
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Printed by Tiebout & Obrian for H. Gain, V. Nutter, R. McGill, T. Allen, J, Read, E. Duyckinck, & Co. and Edward Mitchell no. 9, Maiden Lane 1794, [1794]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"Extracts from the last will and testament of Dr. Franklin."--v. 1, p. 165-174. - Date of publication supplied by Evans. - Edited by Benjamin Vaughan. Preface to v. 1 includes a letter from Richard Price. Pages 108-164 of v. 1 have the continuation of Franklin's Life written by Henry Steuber. - English Short Title Catalog, W17368. - Evans, 27007. - Frontispiece portrait and title pages engraved by P.R. Maverick. - Note to the binders, p. 140, regarding folding of signature A of v. 1, and noting the second gathering F of v. 2. - Pagination: v. 1, [1], 6-174 p., 2 leaf of plates; v. 2, [1], 4-139, [5] p., 1 leaf of plates. - Reproduction of original from Library of Congress. - Two volumes in one, each with engraved title page. Volume 1 contains the Life of Franklin, v. 2 the Essays
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (2 v) port 8°