The art of swimming : made safe, easy, pleasant, and healthful by attention to the instructions herein set forth ... To which are added, cautions to learners, and advice to bathers / by the late celebrated Dr. Benj. Franklin.

Author
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
London : Printed and sold by J[ohn] Bailey ..., [1819?]
Description
iv, [5]-24 p. : folded front. (col.) ; 19 cm.

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Notes
  • "Dr. Benajamin Franklin's Advice to bathers:" p. 20-24.
  • Illustration: 1 print : wood engraving (hand-colored) ; folded, 17 x 22 cm., showing various swimming and diving positions.
OCLC
42637318
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