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Autobiography and other writings

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Kenneth Silverman
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Penguin Books, 1986.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Kenneth Silverman
ISBN: 0140390529 9780140390520
OCLC Number: 12189505
Description: xxii, 270 pages ; 18 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Note on the texts --
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: Franklin's outline of the Autobiography --
Essays and letters (A receipt to make a New-England funeral elegy ; Advice to a friend on choosing a mistress ; The speech of Miss Polly Baker ; How to secure houses, &c. from lightning ; The kite experiment ; The way to wealth ; An edict by the King of Prussia ; The morals of chess (excerpt) ; The Elysian Fields ; Information to those who would remove to America (excerpt) ; An address to the public, from the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery ; A miscellany of Franklin's opinions).
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Benjamin Franklin ; edited and with an introduction by Kenneth Silverman.

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