The Universal Asylum and Colombian Magazine for April, 1790
The Universal Asylum and Colombian Magazine for April, 1790
The Universal Asylum and Colombian Magazine for April, 1790

The Universal Asylum and Colombian Magazine for April, 1790

Philadelphia, 1790: William Young (printer). Octavo. Item #014921

[201]-262pp. (2)pp chart of current price exchange and meteorological observations, page 208 contains the death and burial of Dr. Ben Franklin's brother John Franklin. And, on page 261 is found a short account of Doctor Franklin's last illness, by his attending physician and with his epitaph.Also found on pages 209 Benjamin Rush has written the dedication to Mrs. Elizabeth Powell's editorial "Thoughts Upon Female Education." (3)pp music "A Hunting Song", without the two illustrations, some curling to edges, a few leaves detached, housed in a modern cloth backed folder. Very uncommon, locating one copy at auction in 1992 dated the same year.

Price: $385.00