Item #17870 The Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of his Life, Written by Himself. Benjamin Franklin.
The Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of his Life, Written by Himself.

The Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of his Life, Written by Himself.

New York: Published by E. Duyckinck, 1807. Early printing. Leather bound. 12mo. 295, [5] pp (including Contents and 2 pp Catalogue of Books at rear. Preface by Richard Price. Printed by J. C. Totten. Includes Stuber's Continuation of the Life of Franklin and "Busy-body" in 6 parts. Brown leather with gilt lettered maroon title label on spine. Lacking ffep and frontispiece portrait; 1/2" x 1 3/4" torn from upper corner of title page; small triangle tear to title page, not affecting the text; foxing; 2 small owner stamps & owner name; hinges cracked but holding; general wear to covers; a good copy. Item #17870

"Together with Humourous, Moral, and Literary Essays, Chiefly in the Manner of the Spectator. Among which are several not inserted in any American edition."

Price: $200.00

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