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A biography of Benjamin Franklin

William Makepeace Thayer

A biography of Benjamin Franklin

an American genius

by William Makepeace Thayer

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Published by Beka Book in Pensacola, FL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Printers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Inventors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Scientists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Statesmen.,
    • Printers.,
    • Inventors.,
    • Scientists.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: From boyhood to manhood: the life of Benjamin Franklin. Boston : J.H. Earle, 1890.

      Other titlesBenjamin Franklin
      StatementWilliam M. Thayer.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesSons of Liberty series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 T3 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination252 p. :
      Number of Pages252
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6896889M
      LC Control Number00698873

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