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Collection Reference Number GLC02437.00027
From Archive Folder The Henry Knox Papers [0006] January-May 1773 
Title Benjamin West to Henry Knox about book selling
Date 22 January 1773
Author West, Benjamin (fl. 1773)  
Recipient Knox, Henry  
Document Type Correspondence; Business and financial document
Content Description Agrees to pay Knox's 80 percent advance to purchase books, although he thinks it too high. In a post script, asks for books on philosophy and mathematics.
Subjects Book Selling  Finance  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  Philosophy  Mathematics  
People West, Benjamin (fl. 1773)  Knox, Henry (1750-1806)  
Place written Providence, Rhode Island
Theme Merchants & Commerce; Science, Technology, Invention
Sub-collection The Henry Knox Papers
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859