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Life and times of Benjamin Franklin.

James Parton

Life and times of Benjamin Franklin.

by James Parton

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy James Parton. With finely engraved portraits.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 P274
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7009959M
    LC Control Number09019866
    OCLC/WorldCa4635989

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