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Aikin, John, M.D.
A view of the life, travels, and philanthropic labors of the late John Howard, Esquire, L.L.D. F.R.S.
printed for John Ormrod by W. Woodward at Franklin's Head, Phildelphia, 1794. 12mo (approx. 6½ v 4¼ inches), pp. 196, [7] Ormrod ads; the last 10 pages consist of a subscriber list, among whom Oliver Evans and Benjamin Rush; engraved frontispiece portrait (top blank margin trimmed); full crimson calf, covers roll-grained to resemble roan or goat, gilt key border on covers, smooth gilt-deoorated spine laid out in 6 compartments, green morocco label in one, alternating gilt stars and rosettes in the others, gilt board edges and turn-ins, marbled endpapers; minor rubbing; near fine. Ode Inscribed to John Howard by William Haley with separate title page occupies pp. [167]-185, as issued. Evans 26543. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
Bookseller: Rulon-Miller Books (ABAA / ILAB) [St. Paul, MN, U.S.A.]
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