• Description
  • Textual. Ownership. 71x46 mm. Philomathian Society / LIBRARY / NO. / Presented by / Of. Text with blanks. [1] The form is completed in ms: "[No.] 388 [or 588] ['Presented' is struck through] Purchased [by] Society" [2] The Philomathian Society at the University of Pennsylvania, founded in 1813, advertises itself as "the nation's oldest continually existing literary society"; before 1888 its library served as the de facto University Library.
  • Rights
  • Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277