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Some letters of Franklin"s correspondents from the Franklin Papers in the American Philosophical Society. by

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Published by [s.n.] in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAmerican Philosophical Society., Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsE203 .F83
The Physical Object
Pagination25 p. ;
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6961952M
LC Control Number05035537

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