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"Franklin the Many-Sided" in Century Magazine, Vol. LVII, November-April 1898-1899

by Ford, Paul Leicester

First Edition

Price: $90.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA

  • Seller Inventory #: 014467
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Good
  • Illustrator: Illustrated
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Century Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1899

New York: The Century Company, 1899. New York: The Century Company, 1899. First edition. 4to. Decorative cloth, decorative endpapers. 960 pp. Interesting serialized articles on Benjamin Franklin by Franklin scholar Paul Leicester Ford called "Franklin, the Many-Sided", including pictures by Clinedinst, Vanderhoof, Closson, Arata, Rosenthal, Hoppner, Trumbull, Miller, Williams, Racher; decorations by H.M. Lawrence, F.C. Gordon; autographs, portraits, facsimiles, etc. Includes "Franklin's Family Relations";' Franklin's Physique, Illnesses, and Medical Theories"; "Franklin's Schooling and Self-Culture, His services to Education, His Library"; "Franklin's Religion"; and "Franklin as Printer and Publisher". Front hinge loose, light staining to boards, wear to corners and spine tips, spine faded. Massive book. Good.. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good. Illus. by Illustrated. 4to. Periodical.