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The life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin

by Benjamin Franklin

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Published by Printed by Cramer, Spear, and Eichbaum, and sold at their Franklin Head Bookstore, Market Street in Pittsburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography,
  • Statesmen

  • Edition Notes

    Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography, 474

    Other titlesLife of Doctor Benjamin Franklin
    Statementwritten by himself ; to which is added his essays, humorous, moral and literary, chiefly in the manner of the Spectator
    ContributionsKebler, Leonard, donor, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS745 .A2 1813
    The Physical Object
    Pagination279, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages279
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24661537M
    LC Control Number19014155

    This copy of The life and essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin offered for sale by Ergodebooks for $ Home > Franklin, Benjamin > The Life and Essays Of Dr Benjamin Franklin Can you guess which first edition cover the image above comes from?   Includes Franklin's narrative, extending to the year , and Dr. Henry Stueber's continuation Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography Shaw & Shoemaker NUC pre Book, leather; front cover nearly detached, covers worn Holograph on back Pages:

      Dr. Benjamin Franklin is the embodiment of Thomas Edisons Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. He came from a poor family. His sensible father was of good character/5(K). Benjamin Franklin was the most famous American of his age—a world-renowned inventor, essayist, philosopher, and diplomat—and his classic Autobiography, published after his death, is one of the greatest of all time. In his delightfully characteristic prose, Franklin recounts his life from his early apprenticeship days to his election as the official printer of Pennsylvania and The /5(14).

    Page - THE BODY of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Printer, (like the cover of an old book, its contents torn out, and stript of its lettering and gilding) lies here food for worms ; yet the work itself shall not be lost, for it will (as he believed) appear once more in a new and .   The Life of Benjamin Franklin Samuel G GOODRICH ( - ) This little book was intended for the education of school children and includes .


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