Universal Rules of Life or the way to Wealth and Happiness.Selected from the works of Dr. B. Frankin and other eminent authors.
Lithograph, scarce. Sheet size: 395 x 310mm (15½ x 12¼"). Trimmed. Vertical crease along left edge.
A later copy of illustrated frontispiece to 'Universal Rules of Life or the way to Wealth and Happiness', written by a number of eminent authors of the time, including Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), one of the Founding Fathers of the United States of America. A portrait of Franklin with a short biography can be seen under the title, below which is a list of quotes from Franklin on subjects such as 'Honesty', 'Temperance' and 'Humanity'. There are 14 small illustrations pictorialising the 'rules' on eaither side of the text.
[Ref: 32194] £240.00