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The doctrine of original sin... James Logan's legacy to Philadelphia...
Item # 639924 THE GENTLEMAN'S MAGAZINE, London, November, 1766 Most of a column is taken up with: "American News".
Articles within this issue include: "Logan's Legacy to the City of Philadelphia" being a library of books, "On the Doctrine of Original Sin", "A newly Discovered Power in Spiders" which includes an illustration, much on: "Considerations on the Trade and Finances of this Kingdom", and more, including a mention of Dr. Benjamin Franklin.
Only one of the plates called for in this issue is present, a full page plate of the "Watch Elm at Stoke Gifford, Gloucester...".
Complete in 56 pages, 5 1/4 by 8 1/4 inches with full title/contents page featuring an engraving of St. John's Gate, in very good condition.
A nice issue of this very famous & successful British magazine from this significant year of the Stamp Act, and some ten years before the outbreak of the Revolutionary War. This was the first periodical to use the term "magazine".
Category: The 1600's and 1700's