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To Henry Laurens. 13 May, 1784.

86

To Charles Thomson. 13 May.

87

Ratification of the Definitive Treaty.

To Mr. and Mrs. Jay. 13 May.

89

From Francis Hopkinson to B. Franklin. 24 May.

90

American Philosophical Society. — Defects in the usual

Methods of Teaching Languages. — Balloons.

From David Hartley to B. Franklin. 1 June.

94

Defects of Form in ratifying the Treaty.

To David Hartley. 2 June.

96

Answer to Mr. Hartley's Objections to the Form of the

Ratification of the Treaty.

To the Count de Campomanes. 5 June. .

98

Franklin's Writings. — Power of an Individual to do Good.

– Two erroneous Opinions injurious to national Felicity.-

Hereditary Descents.

To the President of Congress. 16 June..

100

Definitive Treaty ratified. — Jay and Laurens. — The Mar-

quis de Lafayette.

From Thomas Jefferson to B. Franklin. 19 June..

102

From William Carinichael to B. Franklin. 9 July. . 104

From Richard Price to B. Franklin. 12 July.

105

Dr. Price's Pamphlet on the American Revolution. - Let-

ter from M. Turgot.

To Thomas Percival. 17 July.

107

Remarks on Duelling.

To Messrs. Weems and Gant. 18 July.

109

Ordination of American Clergymen of the Episcopal Church.

To Benjamin Vaughan. 26 July.

111

Restraints on Commerce.- Cook's Voyages. — Dr. Price's

Pamphlet - Luxury.

From Count de Campomanes to B. Franklin. 26 July. . 114

Remarks on Dr. Franklin's Writings. — His Discoveries. —

Laws in Spain. - Royal Academy of History.

From Benjamin Harrison to B. Franklin. 27 July. 116

Requesting him to engage an Artist for executing a Statue

of General Washington.

To Count de Mercy Argenteau. 30 July.

118

From Count de Mercy Argenteau to B. Franklin. 30 July. 119

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TO

THE

WORKS

OF

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN;

CONTAINING

SEVERAL POLITICAL AND HISTORICAL TRACTS

NOT INCLUDED IN ANY FORMER EDITION,

AND

MANY LETTERS OFFICIAL AND PRIVATE

NOT HITHERTO PUBLISHED;

WITH

NO TES

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A LIFE OF THE AUTHOR.

BY JARED SPARKS.

VOLUME X.

BOSTON:
CHARLES TAPPAN, PUBLISHER.

LOUISVILLE, KY.:
ALSTON MY GATT.

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