The works of Benjamin Franklin; : 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. (Book, 1848) [WorldCat.org]
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The works of Benjamin Franklin; : 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.

Author: Benjamin FranklinJared SparksAlston MygattRobert AndrewsDavid Stevens, (Printer)All authors
Publisher: Boston: : Tappan, Whittemore, and Mason. ; New Orleans: : Alston Mygatt., [between 1848 and 1850]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Portraits
Intaglio prints
Autobiographies
Maps
Publishers' cloth bindings (Binding)
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Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Deborah Read Rogers Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Deborah Read Rogers Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Jared Sparks; Alston Mygatt; Robert Andrews; David Stevens, (Printer); G F Storm; Thomas B Welch; Joseph Andrews; David Martin; Joseph-Siffrède Duplessis; Jean Antoine Houdon; Tappan, Whittemore, and Mason,; Hilliard, Gray & Co.,
OCLC Number: 191226469
Notes: Frontispiece portraits of Franklin in vols. 1-4; that in v. 1 engraved by G.F. Storm; in v. 2 by T.B. Welch from the portrait by D. Martin; in v. 3 by J. Andrews from the portrait by Duplessis; and in v. 4 by T.B. Welch from the bust by Houdon. The frontispiece portrait of Mrs. Franklin in v. 7 engraved by Jos. Andrews.
Copyright by Hilliard, Gray, and Co.; v. 1 and 10 in 1840, v. 2-3 in 1836, v. 4-5 in 1837, v. 6, 8 and 9 in 1839, and v. 7 in 1838.
The firm of Tappan, Whittemore & Mason is listed in Boston directories for 1848 through 1850.
Some plates printed by R. Andrews and D. Stevens.
Description: 10 v. : ill., facsim., map, ports., 24 cm.
Contents: I. Life of Franklin. Autobiography. Continuation, by Jared Sparks. Appendix --
II. Essays on religious and moral subjects and the economy of life. Bagatelles. Essays on general politics, commerce, and political economy. Supplement --
III-IV. Essays and tracts, historical and political before the American Revolution --
V. Political papers, during and after the American Revolution. Letters and papers on electricity. Appendix --
VI. Letters and papers on philosophical subjects --
VII-IX. Correspondence --
X. Correspondence. Supplement. Indexes.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: By Jared Sparks. ; Volume I[-X].

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