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Vie de Benjamin Franklin / écrite par lui-même, suivie de ses œuvres morales, politiques et littéraires, dont la plus grande partie n'avait pas encore été publiée ; traduit de l'anglais, avec des notes, par J. Castéra

Catalog Data

Author:
Franklin, Benjamin 1706-1790  Search this
Castéra, J. 1749-1838  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Books
Date:
1797
An 6 de la République [i.e. 1797 or 1798]
Notes:
"The autobiography is a translation from the English re- translation of the French translation of Gibelin, with the exception of the portion for 1731, which is reprinted from La Decade, and is first added to the heretofore published portion of the autobiography in this edition"--Ford, P.L. Frankli n bibl., 1889, p. 211.
Volume 1 of this edition is known to exist in at least 2 states; in state 1, pages 369, 372, 373, 374, 375, 376 and 377 are misnumbered 371, 374, 375, 375, 374, 378, and 379 respectively; in state 2, all are correctly numbered except pages 374 and 375 which are numbered 375 and 374 respectively. Page 167 is misnumbered 169 in both states.
Dibner copy is state 1. DSI
Volume 2 has pages 137, 346, and 437 misnumbered 237, 446, and 137 respectively.
Sabin 25543
Ford, P.L. Franklin, 448
Call number:
E302.6.F7 A2 F1797
E302.6.F7A2 F1797
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_323198