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The life and letters of Benjamin Franklin.

Benjamin Franklin

The life and letters of Benjamin Franklin.

by Benjamin Franklin

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Published by E.M. Hale in Eau Claire, Wis .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination378 p.
Number of Pages378
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23339623M

"The life of Benjamin Franklin is of importance to every American" (Berges, Introduction, Autobiography, 88). His is "the most widely read of all American autobiographies it holds the essence of the American way of life" (Grolier American ), and was "the one book . In , the U.S. government purchased a portion of the papers Benjamin Franklin () had bequeathed to his grandson William Temple Franklin (). The collection represents the material taken to London by William Franklin to prepare his three volume work, Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin .

: The Life and Letters of Benjamin Franklin: Black leatherette boards, clean, blind stamping [monogram] at front, silver gilt spine decorations and lettering, minor shelf wear at . The letters have editorial annotations, deletions, and other changes made by William Temple Franklin before publication of his three-volume Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin .

Benjamin Franklin () was a printer, author, inventor, scientist, philanthropist, statesman, diplomat, and public official. He was the first president of the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the . Benjamin Franklin's phonetic alphabet was Benjamin Franklin's proposal for a spelling reform of the English alphabet was based on the Latin alphabet used in English. Franklin modified the standard English alphabet by omitting the letters c, j, q, w, x, and y, and adding new letters .


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Other editions - View all. The Life and Letters of Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin Snippet view - The Life and Letters of Benjamin Franklin. The works of Benjamin Franklin; containing several political and historical tracts not included in any former edition, and many letters, official and private, not hitherto published; with notes and a life of the author.

By Jared Sparks. Book Summary Benjamin Franklin was the youngest son and 15th of 17 children of Josiah Franklin, a soap and candle maker who had immigrated to Boston from Northamptonshire, England.

Because he. This early 20th century decorative leather book comprises the Memoirs of the Life of Benjamin Franklin, Part I.* Title: Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin, LL.D., F.R.S.

&c. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Franklin, Benjamin, Life and letters of Benjamin Franklin. Eau Claire, Wis., E.M. Hale [?]. The Life and Letters of Benjamin Franklin Published by & Company, Eau Claire, Wisconsin Used Condition: Fine Hardcover From H&G Antiquarian Books (Sheboygan.

OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 20 cm: Contents: Franklin's autobiography --Letters and journals, --Franklin's will --His epitaph --Selections from Poor Richard's almanac --Jefferson on Franklin.

Lepore pieces together Jane Franklin's life from other documents, including newspapers, Benjamin's letters, and also a small book that Jane herself wrote, which she titled Book /5.

Benjamin Franklin, in his capacity as a farmer, wrote at least one critique about the negative consequences of price controls, trade restrictions, and subsidy of the poor.

This is succinctly preserved in his letter to the London Chronicle published Novemtitled 'On the Price of Corn, and Management of the poor'.Children: William Franklin, Francis Folger Franklin. Early Life.

Franklin was born on Januin Boston, in what was then known as the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Franklin’s father, English-born soap and candlemaker Josiah Franklin, Born: : The Life and Letters of Benjamin Franklin: Navy cloth boards have light wear, spine has minor tanning.

Pages are clean, text has no markings, binding is sound. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - Price: $ Genre/Form: Autobiographies Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Franklin, Benjamin, Life and letters of Benjamin Franklin. Start by marking “Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin; Written by Himself.

[Vol. 1 of 2] With His Most Interesting Essays, Letters, and Miscellaneous Writings; Familiar, Moral, Political, Economical, and /5. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, and a Sketch of Franklin's Life from the Point where the Autobiography Ends, Drawn Chiefly from His Letters; pp.

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WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. .Unlike him, she was a mother of twelve.

Benjamin Franklin, who wrote more letters to his sister than he wrote to anyone else, was the original American self-made man; his sister spent her life caring for .