Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

Draws on Franklin's extensive writings to provide a portrait of the statesman, inventor, and Founding Father.

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The text of this celebrated work by the early American statesman and inventor is supplemented by notes on its creation and influence.

The Private Correspondence of Benjamin Franklin .. Comprising a Series of Letters on Miscellaneous, Litarary, and Political Subjects

Written Between the Years 1753 and 1790; Illustrating the Memoirs of His Public and Private Life, and Developing the Secret History of His Political Transactions and Negociations. Now First Published from the Originals

The Private Correspondence of Benjamin Franklin .. Comprising a Series of Letters on Miscellaneous, Litarary, and Political Subjects


The Works of Benjamin Franklin

Containing Several Political and Historical Tracts Not Included in Any Former Edition, and Many Letters, Official and Private Not Hitherto Published; with Notes and a Life of the Author

The Works of Benjamin Franklin


Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

1706-1757

Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin was written by Benjamin Franklin from 1771 to 1790; however, Franklin himself appears to have called the work his Memoirs. Although it had a torturous publication history after Franklin's death, this work has become one of the most famous and influential examples of autobiography ever written.

Benjamin Franklin

His Life as He Wrote it

Benjamin Franklin

A biography of the statesman, scientist, and businessman describing his life and achievements.

Recovering Benjamin Franklin

An Exploration of a Life of Science and Service

Recovering Benjamin Franklin

In this work, the author attempts to define Benjamin Franklin's role as a philosopher. The book lays out in detail Franklin's ideas in four areas: science, religion, morality and politics; ultimately concluding that Franklin should be considered an early figure in the Pragmatist movement.