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Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

By: Frank Woodworth Pine (Ed.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Kaveri Book Service: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104195

ISBN: 817479106X

Condition: New


Benjamin Franklin (1706-90) was a US statesman, author and scientist, and was born in Boston, Massachusetts. His life is of importance because of the part he played in securing the independence of the United States and in establishing it as a nation. Distinguish as a statesman, he was equally great as a Philosopher, thus uniting in himself a rare degree of excellence in both these pursuits, to excel in either or which is deemed the highest praise. He set up a printing house in Philadelphia, bought the Pennsylvania Gazette (1729), and built a reputation as a journalist. In 1736 he became clerk ... View more info