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The Autobiography and Other Writings

Written by Benjamin Franklin


Format: eBook
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: April 29, 2008
Price: $1.99

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The Autobiography and Other Writings

Written by Benjamin Franklin


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Bantam Classics
On Sale: April 1, 1982
Price: $4.95

Publisher, inventor, educator, and statesman, Benjamin Franklin was a complex and appealing character. Here is a wide-ranging selection of his writings from Poor Richard's Almanac, scientific essays, and political commentaries, plus a generous dose of his famous humor. Read more >
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Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard's Almanack

Written by Benjamin Franklin
Introduction by Dave Barry


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: May 30, 2000
Price: $15.00

Printed at intervals from 1733 through 1758, this bright, lively, and sly almanac contained agricultural predictions, charts of the moon's phases, and, in Franklin's words, "entertaining remarks." The focus in this edition--the most complete available--is on the last category, with such well-known aphorisms as "Fish and visitors stink after three days"... Read more >
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Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard's Almanack

Written by Benjamin Franklin
Introduction by Dave Barry


Format: eBook, 128 pages
Publisher: Modern Library
On Sale: January 2, 2013
Price: $11.99

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