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Ben Franklin"s almanac

being a true account of the good gentleman"s life

by Candace Fleming

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum Books for Young Readers in New York .
Written in English

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

    • About the Edition

      Brings together eighteenth century etchings, artifacts, and quotations to create the effect of a scrapbook of the life of Benjamin Franklin.

      Edition Notes

      StatementCandace Fleming.
      GenreMiscellanea, Juvenile literature., Biography
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 F55 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553640M
      ISBN 100689835493
      LC Control Number2002006136
      OCLC/WorldCa49699409


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