skip to content
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings

Author: Benjamin Franklin
Publisher: New York : Modern Library, ©1950.
Series: Modern Library college editions, T18.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Straightforward life-story of a typically American character endowed with the great powers developed by self-education, who exerted vast influence as a citizen and statesman for his own day and for the future of his country.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings.
New York, Modern Library [1950]
(OCoLC)610350573
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin
OCLC Number: 316751
Description: xxi, 264 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: Chief events in Franklin's life.--Franklin's draft scheme.--The autobiography.--The Dogood papers.--Poor Richard's almanack, 1749.--From Poor Richard's almanack, 1756.--From Poor Richard's almanack, 1757.--The way to wealth.--On the price of corn & management of the poor.--Advice to a young tradesman, 1748.--Journal of a voyage.
Series Title: Modern Library college editions, T18.
Other Titles: Autobiography
Responsibility: With an introd. by Henry Steele Commager.

Abstract:

Straightforward life-story of a typically American character endowed with the great powers developed by self-education, who exerted vast influence as a citizen and statesman for his own day and for the future of his country.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(4)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/316751> # The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "316751" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1131990> ; # Statesmen
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/973.3092/> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/923.273/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2286692434#Topic/statesmen_united_states> ; # Statesmen--United States
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> ; # Benjamin Franklin
    schema:copyrightYear "1950" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> ; # Benjamin Franklin
    schema:datePublished "1950" ;
    schema:description "Chief events in Franklin's life.--Franklin's draft scheme.--The autobiography.--The Dogood papers.--Poor Richard's almanack, 1749.--From Poor Richard's almanack, 1756.--From Poor Richard's almanack, 1757.--The way to wealth.--On the price of corn & management of the poor.--Advice to a young tradesman, 1748.--Journal of a voyage."@en ;
    schema:description "Straightforward life-story of a typically American character endowed with the great powers developed by self-education, who exerted vast influence as a citizen and statesman for his own day and for the future of his country."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2286692434> ; # Autobiography
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2286692434#Series/modern_library_college_editions> ; # Modern Library college editions ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/610350573> ;
    schema:name "The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings"@en ;
    schema:productID "316751" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/316751#PublicationEvent/new_york_modern_library_1950> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2286692434#Agent/modern_library> ; # Modern Library
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/316751> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2286692434#Agent/modern_library> # Modern Library
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Modern Library" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2286692434#Series/modern_library_college_editions> # Modern Library college editions ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/316751> ; # The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings
    schema:name "Modern Library college editions ;" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1131990> # Statesmen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Statesmen"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> # Benjamin Franklin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1706" ;
    schema:deathDate "1790" ;
    schema:familyName "Franklin" ;
    schema:givenName "Benjamin" ;
    schema:name "Benjamin Franklin" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2286692434> # Autobiography
    schema:name "Autobiography" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/610350573>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/316751> ; # The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/316751>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/316751> ; # The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin & selections from his other writings
    schema:dateModified "2015-03-10" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.