Charter, Laws & Regulations for the College, Academy and Charity School of Philadelphia [Limited Edition Facsimile] [Private "Desk Book" of Rev. William Smith, First Provost of the University of Pennsylvania] [Provost Smith - His Desk-Book]

By: Smith, Rev. William

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG+


Marbled paper-covered cardstock covers, with title label mounted on front cover. Rubbed along joints, chipped with minor loss along binding, partial separation along lower rear joint. Accompanied by a single sheet printed on Univ. of PA explaining this issue to be a limited edition facsimile reproduction of the private "Desk-Book" of the Rev. William Smith, first Provost of the Univ. of Pennsylvania, also a booklet, 8vo, wraps, with an essay by Jasper Yeates Brinton, a descendant of Smith's who provided funding for this publication, on the desk-book, 12 pp. Main volume VG+, inserts Near Fine to Fine. 85 pp., reproducing the desk-book (manuscript) in facsimile. Limited/private printing.

Title: Charter, Laws & Regulations for the College, Academy and Charity School of Philadelphia [Limited Edition Facsimile] [Private "Desk Book" of Rev. William Smith, First Provost of the University of Pennsylvania] [Provost Smith - His Desk-Book]

Author Name: Smith, Rev. William

Categories: Pennsylvania: Philadelphia,

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, University of Pennsylvania: 1940

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: VG+

Jacket Condition: N/A

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 023183