Familiar Letters and Miscellaneous Papers of Benjamin Franklin; Now for the First Time Published . . . With Explanatory Notes. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN.

Familiar Letters and Miscellaneous Papers of Benjamin Franklin; Now for the First Time Published . . . With Explanatory Notes.

Publisher: London: Jackson and Walford, 1833.
Edition: First English edition, published the same year in Boston under a slightly different title.
Bibliographical References: Ford 580; Sabin 25507.
Condition: Very good copy.
Book ID: 21706

Description

8vo, original patterned slate cloth and printed paper label.

Comments

128 personal letters from Franklin to relatives, friends, and notables (George Washington, John Paul Jones, etc), followed by annotations and informal writings. Contemporary ink signature of P. Bonhote, "ministre," on the front endpaper, with his marginal notes (in French) until page 29.

Price: $200.00

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