Franklin

The bagatelles from Passy / by Benjamin Franklin ; written by him in French and English and printed on his own press at Paris while he was America's first minister plenipotentiary to the court of France ; text and facsimile.

Author/Creator:
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Publication:
New York : The Eakins Press, publishers, c1967.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, [1], 188, [2] p. : ill., facsims. ; 18 cm.
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Subjects:
Small press books.
Notes:
With half-title.
"Designed ... by Edith McKeon, printed on Curtis rag by The Stinehour Press, Lunenburg, Vermont & the Meriden Gravure Company, Meriden, Connecticut and bound by Russell-Rutter"--Colophon.
Translations selected and revised, and three items translated anew, by Willard R. Trask.
Facsim. of the copy in the William Smith Mason Collection, Yale University Library: p. [93]-188.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Library has advance press review copy with publisher's note laid in.
Penn Provenance:
Weales, Gerald (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1967
Contributor:
Trask, Willard R. (Willard Ropes), 1900-
Stinehour Press, printer.
Meriden Gravure Company, printer.
Russell-Rutter Company, binder.
McKeon, Edith.
Eakins Press, publisher.
OCLC:
192113192