The sayings of Benjamin Franklin by Benjamin Franklin

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Published by Duckworth in London .

Written in English

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  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Quotations.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 18).

Book details

Statementedited by E. Wright.
ContributionsWright, Esmond.
LC ClassificationsPS746 .W75 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL562050M
ISBN 100715626205
LC Control Number96146071

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