Benjamin Franklin's London Printing, 1725-26

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Abstract

This article is the first to describe what was printed at the two London printing presses where Benjamin Franklin worked in 1725-26. The article contributes new information on Franklin's biography through an analysis of what he likely printed, and contains an appendix listing the items produced by the two presses, owned by John Watts and Samuel Palmer.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)139-180
JournalThe Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America
Volume110
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2016