THE RECORD OF A HAPPY LIFE: Being Memorials of Franklin Whitall Smith, by H.W. Smith - 1874


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The Record of a Happy Life: Being Memorials of Franklin Whitall Smith a Student of Princeton College by his Mother H.W. Smith

by H.W. Smith

Essentially a compilation of letters from Franklin to his mother during his time spent at Princeton College. With a heavy religious overtone, it mentions wonderful times spent in Trenton, NJ where a cousin lived. 209 pages. 5" by 7.5".

Published by: J.B. Jippincott. Philadelphia, PA. 1874.

Hardback is overall in GOOD condition.

  • Includes a B&W frontispiece of Franklin.
  • Green cloth boards feature a black illustration surrounding bright gilt title design.
  • Shows moderate scuffing and bumping to corners.
  • Spine head shows tear with .25" piece missing from tail.
  • Hinges cracked.
  • Name in pencil on front endpaper.
  • "A Dedication" written on page opposite frontis.
  • A few light stains to interior. Overall clean.
  • No writing, highlighting, underlining or other intentional marks.
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: Biography & Autobiography
Topic: American (US)
Year Printed: 18740000
Origin: American
Author: H.W. Smith
Publisher: J.B. Lippincott
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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