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Image for TWO TRACTS: INFORMATION TO THOSE WHO WOULD REMOVE TO AMERICA AND REMARKS CONCERNING THE SAVAGES OF NORTH AMERICA

TWO TRACTS: INFORMATION TO THOSE WHO WOULD REMOVE TO AMERICA AND REMARKS CONCERNING THE SAVAGES OF NORTH AMERICA

By: Benjamin Franklin

Price: $2,114.15

Publisher: London, John Stockdale: 1784

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 31137


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 39, [1] pages; Bound in marbled boards with leather spine, scarce early edition of an essay by Benjamin Franklin on America, with a section on the "Savages of North-America." The volume shows external age/wear, with the front board detached, and is solidly bound with modestly aged pages. The book measures approximately 5.5" x 8.75" . Ex Long Island Historical Society. Marking consists of stamp in blue ink and library label on ba... View more info

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FIRST ANNUAL REPORT OF THE PROCEEDINGS OF THE FRANKLIN INSTITUTE OF THE STATE OF PENNSYLVANIA, FOR THE PROMOTION OF THE MECHANICAL ARTS. TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED THE CHARTER, CONSTITUTION, AND BY-LAWS OF THE INSTITUTE, WITH A LIST OF THE MEMBERS AND OFFICERS

By: Franklin Institute

Price: $281.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, Published By Order of the Institute. J. Harding, Printer: 1825

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33465


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 107 pages; First annual report of the proceedings of the franklin institute of the state of pennsylvania, for the promotion of the mechanical arts. To which are prefixed the charter, constitution, and by-laws of the institute, with a list of the members and officers. Worldcat locates 15 copies in institutions. Original first ediiton of pamphlet with original wraps nicely bound in full brown morocco leather. Contents in Good condition with tonin... View more info

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DR. B. FRANKLIN'S ESSAYS 1820

By: Franklin, Benjamin : Bigelow, John

Price: $89.30

Publisher: London, John Sharpe: 1820

Seller ID: 36394


frontis; 164 pages; Bound in full decorative calf leather with stamped cover pattern and two creme colored leather spine labels. Gilt is faded. Contents is clean and firm. Free end papers are stained. View more info

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THE WORKS BY HIMSELF

By: Franklin, Benjamin Dr 1706-1790

Price: $70.45

Publisher: London, K Limbird: 1824

Seller ID: 27587


Essays; Engravings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 109 pages; Rebound in later brown wraps. A few textural engravings. Stain to LL corner of title page, otherwise contents VG and bright. View more info

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The Works Of Benjamin Franklin [10 Volumes Complete]

By: Franklin, Benjamin Dr 1706-1790; Ed Jared Sparks

Price: $935.30

Publisher: Benjamin Franklin Stevens: 1882

Seller ID: 34989


frontis; "Containing Several Political and Historical Tracts Not Included In Any Former Edition, and Many Letters Official and Private Not Hitherto Published, With Notes and a Life of the Author by Jared Sparks." Large 8vo 10.5" x 7". Bound in punlisher's brown [terra cotta], cloth withe title and device in gilt on spine. Light foxing to free end papers. Otherwise contents are clean and VG+. Sound, tight, and straight with solid hinges. Text block edges u... View more info