ISBN-10: 1319048994

ISBN-13: 9781319048990

The 3rd variation of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, with similar files maintains to inspire scholars to consider the work's lasting impression on American society and tradition. Louis P. Masur’s creation is designed to make Franklin available and welcoming to scholars. An improved similar files part presents a pattern of Franklin’s voluminous writings. new files show Franklin at his curious, artistic top, providing readers a glimpse of Franklin open air of the Autobiography. a brand new visible resource pairing invitations scholars to interpret Franklin’s altering picture through the years, in the course of the works of 2 assorted artists. A chronology, questions for attention, a bibliographic essay, and an index enhance scholars’ figuring out of Franklin, eighteenth-century the United States, and the rags-to-riches excellent that has performed, and keeps to play, this kind of major function in American history.

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