The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics and Morals of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 2 [of 3]

By Benjamin Franklin

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_A Journal of a Voyage from the Channel between France and England
towards America._

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|Date|Latit.|Long.|Air|Water|Air|Water|Winds|Course|tance |of the| |
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