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1854 Ben Franklin Life Essays AMERICANA Politics
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1854 Ben Franklin Life Essays AMERICANA Politics Slavery Indians Autobiography



“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”

― Benjamin Franklin



Benjamin Franklin’s famous ‘Autobiography!’ This book is often considered Franklin’s best-known book and is an important part of Americana. Originally known as ‘Memoirs’ by Franklin himself, ‘Autobiography’ covers each aspect of Franklin’s life including his studies in French, various letters he wrote while in Paris, the progress of his philosophies and experiments on electricity.



According to the Grolier American 100, Franklin’s ‘Memoirs’ is,

“The most widely read of all American autobiographies, ‘Memoirs’ holds the essence of the American way of life.”



This 1854 edition of ‘The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin’ includes the continuation of Franklin's Life written by Henry Steuber and a letter from Richard Price in the preface with numerous wood engravings throughout.



Item number: #12232

Price: $399



FRANKLIN, Benjamin



The life and essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: complete in one volume.



Philadelphia: Published by Leary & Getz. 138 North Second St., 1854.



Details:

Collation: Complete with all pages

iv, [1], 6-231, [1], 12

8 engraved plates

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure

Size: ~6in X 4in (15cm x 10cm)



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1854 Ben Franklin Life Essays AMERICANA Politics Slavery Indians Autobiography



“Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing.”

― Benjamin Franklin



Benjamin Franklin’s famous ‘Autobiography!’ This book is often considered Franklin’s best-known book and is an important part of Americana. Originally known as ‘Memoirs’ by Franklin himself, ‘Autobiography’ covers each aspect of Franklin’s life including his studies in French, various letters he wrote while in Paris, the progress of his philosophies and experiments on electricity.



According to the Grolier American 100, Franklin’s ‘Memoirs’ is,

“The most widely read of all American autobiographies, ‘Memoirs’ holds the essence of the American way of life.”



This 1854 edition of ‘The Life of Dr. Benjamin Franklin’ includes the continuation of Franklin's Life written by Henry Steuber and a letter from Richard Price in the preface with numerous wood engravings throughout.



Item number: #12232

Price: $399



FRANKLIN, Benjamin



The life and essays of Dr. Benjamin Franklin: complete in one volume.



Philadelphia: Published by Leary & Getz. 138 North Second St., 1854.



Details:

Collation: Complete with all pages

iv, [1], 6-231, [1], 12

8 engraved plates

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover; tight & secure

Size: ~6in X 4in (15cm x 10cm)



Our Guarantee:

Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide.

Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation!







12232

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