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The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Leonard Woods Labaree; Edmund S Morgan; American Philosophical Society.; Yale University.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2003.
Series: Yale Nota bene.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Written ostensibly as a letter to his son William, the autobiography offers Franklin's reflections on philosophy and religion, politics, war, education, material success and the status of women.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Leonard Woods Labaree; Edmund S Morgan; American Philosophical Society.; Yale University.
ISBN: 0300098588 9780300098587 0300001479 9780300001471 0300006489 9780300006483
OCLC Number: 57451055
Notes: "Sponsored by the Americal Philosophical Society and Yale University"--Half title verso.
"First published as a Yale Nota bene book in 2003. First published by Yale University Press in 1964"--Title page verso.
Description: 351 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Edmund S. Morgan --
Two Letters.
Series Title: Yale Nota bene.
Other Titles: Autobiography
Responsibility: edited by Leonard W. Labaree [and others] ; with a new foreword by Edmund S. Morgan.

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"The best and most beautiful edition of the Autobiography." J. H. Plumb, New York Review of Books

 
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