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The pictorial life of Benjamin Franklin

printer, typefounder, ink maker, bookbinder, copperplate engraver and printer, stationer, merchant, bookseller, author, editor, publisher, inventor, scientist, philosopher, diplomat, philanthropist and statesman

by Brad Stephens

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Published by Dill & Collins, co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Iconography,
  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

  • Edition Notes

    Statementpublished in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the arrival of Franklin in Philadelphia.
    ContributionsBullen, Henry Lewis, 1857-1938., Rowlands, Walter, b. 1855., Stephens, Brad, and company, Boston., Dill & Collins Co.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 S88
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[64] p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6658122M
    LC Control Number23015933
    OCLC/WorldCa270471


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