The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Written by Himself. Benjamin Franklin.
The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Written by Himself
The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Written by Himself

The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Written by Himself

Albany, NY: Barber & Southwick, 1797. Full Leather. Very Good. Item #011053

12mo, , vi(1)177pp. plus 4 pages of publisher's booklist. Sharp stated FIrst Albany Edition, bound in full contemporary tree calf with title in gilt upon gilt-bordered red morocco spine label Square and tight and generally clean throughout with scattered interior toning and foxing but. Board professional re-attached. Scuffing to edges and some wear and shallow loss to crown and heel. Wear to tip. Neat contemporary ownership signatures on front end-paper and top of title page. Later ownership stamp on front paste-down. A very pleasing collectable copy of a quite uncommon edition fo a landmark historical autobiography.

Price: $1,450.00

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