3 pages, folio, 326 x 201 mm., paper watermarked "J Whatman," originally folded twice horizontally with slight separations, small losses at edges of folds and to page 3 along one fold (not seriously affecting legibility), a few minor (cheese?) stains. Endorsed on verso "Parmesan Cheese, Sent by Doctr. Franklin to Gov. Greene of Rhode Island." Also signed by "Ray Greene" and "Celia Greene" (Catharine's children)." /> FRANKLIN, Benjamin (1706-1790), <I>Signer (Pennsylvania).</I> Autograph manuscript, entitled "Manner of Making the Parmesan Cheese," sent to his good friend Catharine Ray Greene, wife of Rhode Island Governor William Greene (1731-1809). N.p., n.d. [London, January 13, 1772]. <I>3 pages, folio, 326 x 201 mm., paper watermarked "J Whatman," originally folded twice horizontally with slight separations, small losses at edges of folds and to page 3 along one fold (not seriously affecting legibility), a few minor (cheese?) stains. Endorsed on verso "Parmesan Cheese, Sent by Doctr. Franklin to Gov. Greene of Rhode Island." Also signed by "Ray Greene" and "Celia Greene" (Catharine's children).</I> | Christie's