A Fragment of the chronicles of Nathan Ben Saddi; a Rabbi of the Jews. Lately discovered in the ruins of Herculaneum: and translated from the original, into the Italian language. By the command of the King of the Two-Sicilies and now published in English

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  • Format Books
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  • Publication Constantinople [i.e., Philadelphia] : Printed [by James Chattin], in the year of the vulgar aera, 5707 [i.e., 1758]
  • Physical Details
    • [2],12p. ; 18 cm


  • A mock-Biblical account of the arrest of William Smith for allowing a translation of an article from Benjamin Franklin's Pennsylvania gazette to be published in the German newspaper under his control.
  • Ascribed to the press of James Chattin by Hildeburn.
  • Printed in two columns.
  • Reproduction of original from Library of Congress.
  • Evans, 8130
  • Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 1582
  • English Short Title Catalog, W17318.