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Author: Benjamin Franklin; J A Leo Lemay
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. and Canada by Viking, ©1987.
Series: Library of America, 37.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This Benjamin Franklin anthology includes Poor Richard's Almanack, The Autobiography, speeches in the Constitutional Convention, writings on slavery, essays, news reporting, political satires, bagatelles, pamphlets, and letters.
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Writings.
New York, N.Y. : Literary Classics of the United States : Distributed to the trade in the U.S. and Canada by Viking, ©1987
(OCoLC)568409970
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; J A Leo Lemay
ISBN: 0940450291 9780940450295
OCLC Number: 15659833
Notes: Other title information: Boston and London, 1722-1726, Philadelphia, 1726-1757, London, 1757-1775, Paris, 1776-1785, Philadelphia, 1785-1790, Poor Richard's almanack, 1733-1758, The autobiography.
"J.A. Leo Lemay wrote the notes and selected the texts for this volume"--5th prelim. page.
Credits: "J.A. Leo Lemay wrote the notes and selected the texts for this volume"--Prelimimary p.v.
Description: 1605 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Boston and London, 1722-1726. Silence Dogood, writings from The New England Courant, a dissertation on liberty and necessity --
Philadelphia, 1726-1757. Including the Busy-body, essays and news reporting from The Pennsylvania Gazette, pamphlets, and letters --
London, 1757-1775. Including letters to the press, political satires, pamphlets, and letters --
Paris, 1776-1785. Including political satires, bagatelles, pamphlets, and letters --
Philadelphia, 1785-1790. Including bagatelles, speeches in the Constitutional convention, writings on slavery, letters --
Poor Richard's almanack, 1733-1758 --
The autobiography.
Series Title: Library of America, 37.
Other Titles: Poor Richard's almanack.
Poor Richard's almanac.
Autobiography.
Benjamin Franklin's autobiography.
Works.
Responsibility: Benjamin Franklin.

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This Benjamin Franklin anthology includes Poor Richard's Almanack, The Autobiography, speeches in the Constitutional Convention, writings on slavery, essays, news reporting, political satires, bagatelles, pamphlets, and letters.

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