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The Resource The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : with an introduction and marginal glosses, by Edward F. O'Day

The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : with an introduction and marginal glosses, by Edward F. O'Day

Label
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : with an introduction and marginal glosses
Title
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Title remainder
with an introduction and marginal glosses
Statement of responsibility
by Edward F. O'Day
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
UBY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1706-1790
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franklin, Benjamin
Dewey number
923.273
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302.6.F7
LC item number
A2 1931
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1883-1959
  • 1817-1911
  • 1871-1947
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • O'Day, Edward F.
  • Bigelow, John
  • Nash, John Henry
  • Wilke, William
  • Young, Belle McMurtry
  • Limited Editions Club
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Statesmen
Label
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : with an introduction and marginal glosses, by Edward F. O'Day
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title and portrait within ornamental borders on facing pages
  • Text and sidenotes within rules throughout
  • "Notes to the Autobiography, by John Bigelow": p. [229]-243
  • Hand set in Caslon type; American Writing special paper
  • "Of this book ... fifteen hundred copies were printed from Caslon type ... The borders and portrait are by William Wilke"--Colophon
Bar code
31223901744665
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
vii, 243, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
32004740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Grabhorn Collection copy is labeled "Printer's copy" rather than numbered. Specially bound by Belle McMurtry. Full calf with raised bands; gold and red tooling; leather onlays; pastepaper endpapers; gilt edges. Custom slipcase with marbled paper sides.
  • Bookbinding Collection.
  • Marjorie Gunst Stern bequest.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)1267830
Label
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin : with an introduction and marginal glosses, by Edward F. O'Day
Publication
Note
  • Title and portrait within ornamental borders on facing pages
  • Text and sidenotes within rules throughout
  • "Notes to the Autobiography, by John Bigelow": p. [229]-243
  • Hand set in Caslon type; American Writing special paper
  • "Of this book ... fifteen hundred copies were printed from Caslon type ... The borders and portrait are by William Wilke"--Colophon
Bar code
31223901744665
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier category code
nb
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 cm
Extent
vii, 243, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Lccn
32004740
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Grabhorn Collection copy is labeled "Printer's copy" rather than numbered. Specially bound by Belle McMurtry. Full calf with raised bands; gold and red tooling; leather onlays; pastepaper endpapers; gilt edges. Custom slipcase with marbled paper sides.
  • Bookbinding Collection.
  • Marjorie Gunst Stern bequest.
Other physical details
port.
System control number
(OCoLC)1267830

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