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The E-Sylum: Volume 12, Number 21, May 24, 2009, Article 10

BIBLIOPHILE ON THE FRANKLIN MINT MEDAL CONFIRMED

In response to Pete Smith's query about this Franklin Mint medal, David Gladfelter reasoned that it must be author Washington Irving. Arthur Shippee writes:
He is definitely Washington Irving, and this portrait is widely copied on the net, as a Google Images search shows.


Franklin Mint Postmaster Library Washington Irving


Arthur beat me to it - I was going to try an image search last week but ran out of time. Thanks!




Wayne Homren, Editor

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