Last edited by Mazulabar
Thursday, July 9, 2020 | History

4 edition of The autobiography and other writings. found in the catalog.

The autobiography and other writings.

Benjamin Franklin

The autobiography and other writings.

by Benjamin Franklin

  • 214 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by New American Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 341-344.

    StatementSelected and edited with an introd. by L. Jesse Lemisch.
    SeriesA Signet classic,, CD74
    ContributionsLemisch, L. Jesse, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS745.A3 L4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination350 p.
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5840178M
    LC Control Number61059586
    OCLC/WorldCa853751

      Louisa May Alcott ( – ) Work/' >Louisa May Alcott was an American novelist, best known for the novel Little Women, which she wrote in She was born on Novem , and died on March 6, Alcott was the daughter of noted Transcendentalist Amos Bronson Alcott and Abigail May III, and though of New England . Safe Conduct, An Autobiography And Other Writings Fiction by Boris Pasternak The awarding of the Nobel Prize for Literature to Boris Pasternak and the subsequent calumny of his fellow citizens in Soviet Russia focused unusual attention on Pasternak’s great novel, Dr. Zhivago, and the small body of his other that time, the latter was only available (in any language, as .

    Free eBooks - Biography & Autobiography. Here you can find free books in the category: Biography & Autobiography. Read online or download Biography & Autobiography eBooks for free. Browse through our eBooks while discovering great authors and exciting books. Find the books you want all in one place and at prices you'll love. Target has all the major genres and best sellers. Free shipping on orders $35+ and save 5% with your RedCard.

      Winner of the Plutarch Award for Best Biography “Excellent This book is as riveting as any thriller, and as hard to put down.” -- The New York Times Book Review "A compelling biography of a masterful spy, and a reminder of what can be done with a few brave people -- and a little resistance." - NPR.   W riting a memoir is the best revenge, and indeed, as Terry Castle ruefully acknowledges in "The Professor", "writing is often nothing but revenge". Castle is .


Share this book
You might also like
The work of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Massachusetts 1987.

The work of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Massachusetts 1987.

Decision for Katie

Decision for Katie

My Friend the Doctor

My Friend the Doctor

Year book of Canadian art.

Year book of Canadian art.

Just from Kentucky

Just from Kentucky

Pouchers perfumes, cosmetics and soaps

Pouchers perfumes, cosmetics and soaps

Meridians

Meridians

Using Visicalc for Solving Marketing and Sales Problems

Using Visicalc for Solving Marketing and Sales Problems

Bigger, Taller, Heavier, Smaller

Bigger, Taller, Heavier, Smaller

brief history of typefounding and the point system.

brief history of typefounding and the point system.

ONEIDA FINANCIAL CORP.

ONEIDA FINANCIAL CORP.

comparative review of information technology management practices in selected state governments

comparative review of information technology management practices in selected state governments

Management of dairy enterprises

Management of dairy enterprises

The Solar System

The Solar System

The autobiography and other writings by Benjamin Franklin Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Autobiography and Other Writings (Signet Classics) Benjamin Franklin. out of 5 stars Mass Market Paperback. $ Benjamin Franklin: An American Life Walter Isaacson. out of 5 stars 1, Paperback. $ Benjamin Franklin's Book of Virtues (Books of American Wisdom) Benjamin Franklin/5(K).

Franklin’s love of anonymity and disguisemake it strange that he’s best known for writing the only kind of book an author can’t publish under a fake name: an autobiography. (An aside about the by: Benjamin Franklin's writings represent a long career of literary, scientific, and political efforts over a lifetime which extended nearly the entire eighteenth century.

Franklin's achievements range from inventing the lightning rod to publishing Poor Richard's Almanack to signing the Declaration of Independence. In his own lifetime he knew prominence not only in America but in Britain and /5(6).

The autobiography benefits tremendously from being written as a letter to his son, as the conversational tone makes it easy to read and gives you a sense of Ben Franklin as a person. The back half of the book is selected writings of Franklin's on a variety of topics from family life to science to diplomacy.

I'd heartily recommend this/5. Benjamin Franklin: The Autobiography and Other Writings by Benjamin Franklin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Autobiography and Other Writings The autobiography and other writings.

book Franklin, Benjamin - AbeBooks Passion for books. Sign On My Account Basket Help. Buy Autobiography and Other Writings (Oxford World's Classics) by Franklin, Benjamin, Seavey, Ormond (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(K). The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is the traditional name for the unfinished record of his own life written by Benjamin Franklin from to ; however, Franklin himself appears to have called the work his Memoirs.

An autobiography is a first hand experiences of the authors written by the authors, thus, making them interesting to the readers and enabling them to understand the “other,” unseen side of the authors. Autobiographies are mainly written by famous persons.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. About The Autobiography and Other Writings Benjamin Franklin’s writings represent a long career of literary, scientific and political efforts over a lifetime which extended nearly the entire eighteenth century.

An autobiography is a self- authored story of a person’s life. It is an account of one’s life written or recorded in some way by that person. Since A.Dpeople have been writing autobiographies. The Autobiography and Other Writings (Penguin Classics) by Benjamin Franklin and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - The Autobiography and Other Writings Penguin Classics by Franklin, Benjamin - AbeBooks.

Book Summary Because he disliked his father's trade but loved reading, he was apprenticed at the age of 12 to his brother James, a printer. He and James often disagreed, and finally Benjamin quit before his contract had expired.

She wrote several other books, including Valperga (), The Last Man (), the autobiographical Lodore () and the posthumously published Mathilde.

Early Life. Routledge & CRC Press eBooks are available through VitalSource. The free VitalSource Bookshelf® application allows you to access to your eBooks whenever and wherever you choose. Most VitalSource eBooks are available in a reflowable EPUB format which allows you to resize text to suit you and enables.

Thomas Merton OCSO (Janu – Decem ) was an American Trappist monk, writer, theologian, mystic, poet, social activist, and scholar of comparativehe was ordained to the priesthood and given the name "Father Louis". Merton wrote more than 50 books in a period of 27 years, mostly on spirituality, social justice and a quiet.

Through the words of the elder statesman himself, The Autobiography and Other Writings presents a remarkable insight into the man and his accomplishments. Additional writings from Benjamin Franklin’s wife and son provide a more intimate portrait of the husband and father who became a legend in his own time.

Edited by L. Jesse Lemich4/4(2). About My Inventions and Other Writings. The fascinating autobiography of the legendary inventor behind the radio, wireless energy, robotics, and much more. Famous for his pioneering contributions to the electronic age, his lifelong feud with Thomas Edison, and his erratic behavior, Nikola Tesla was one of the most brilliant and daring inventors and visionaries of his time.

The book Autobiography and Other Writings, Ana de San Bartolome is published by University of Chicago Press. Autobiography and Other Writings, de San Bartolomé, Donahue All Chicago e-books are on sale at 30% off with the code EBOOK Children's book roundup The best new picture books and novels How to show love while we can’t hug, 50 poems dedicated to the moon, a memorial to Scottish witches and the best new YA The best new.

Autobiography, the biography of oneself narrated by oneself. Autobiographical works can take many forms, from the intimate writings made during life that were not necessarily intended for publication (including letters, diaries, journals, memoirs, and reminiscences) to a formal book-length autobiography.Franklin’s autobiography and significant papers are still in great demand globally, and describe the interesting, varied, and unusual life of one of the most amazing Founding Fathers of Released on: Ap   Although all four books are available in print, only Trevor Noah’s “Born a Crime,” “Nelson Mandela’s “Long Walk to Freedom” and Ashlee Vance’s “Elon Musk” can be downloaded in audiobook form.

You can get Paramhansa Yogananda’s “Autobiography of a Yogi” for Kindle, though, as well as the other three books.