Cato's Moral Distichs Reproduced from the edition printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin FRANKLIN, Carl VAN DOREN, printer.
Cato's Moral Distichs Reproduced from the edition printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin

Cato's Moral Distichs Reproduced from the edition printed in Philadelphia in 1735 by Benjamin Franklin

Los Angeles: Ward Ritchie for The Book Club of California, 1939. 8vo. 11, [4], [24] pages. Original green cloth. Provenance: Carl E, Menugin, (inscription and collector's chopmarks on front free endpaper, laid-in material [see below]). A fine copy. Item #404433

A FINE LEAF BOOK, one of 250 copies, including a leaf from Franklin's edition of the Church of Scotland Prayer Book (Philadelphia, 1745), this the title for "The Directory for Family-Worship, Approved by the Assembly of the Church of Scotland" including the imprint with Franklin's name at bottom.

WITH: a publisher's printed announcement and The Newsletter for September 1939 laid in, along with a letter from Club Secretary Oscar Lewis to member Carl E. Melugin informing him that he was awarded the book in a drawing.

Price: $600.00

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