The Resource Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c., Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. ; Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. ; Vol. I[-VI], (electronic resource)

Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c., Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. ; Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. ; Vol. I[-VI], (electronic resource)

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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c.
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c.
Statement of responsibility
Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. ; Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. ; Vol. I[-VI]
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Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 15043
  • 17534
Citation source
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
  • Shaw & Shoemaker
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1706-1790
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Franklin, Benjamin
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1760-1823
  • 1787-1854
  • 1777-1832
  • 1767-1848
  • ca. 1773-1846
  • 1773-1846
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  • Franklin, William Temple
  • Strickland, William
  • Tiebout, Cornelius
  • Thackara, James
  • Akin, James
  • Lawson, Alexander
  • Thackara & Son
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  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Diplomatic and consular service, American
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c., Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. ; Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. ; Vol. I[-VI], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/15043
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Added engraved title page has imprint: Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane, 1818
  • Volumes 2-5 have title: The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, in philosophy, politics and morals: containing, beside all the writings published in former collections, his diplomatic correspondence, as minister of the United States, at the court of Versailles; a variety of literary articles, and epistolary correspondence, never before published. With memoirs and anecdotes of his life. Vol. II[-V]. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1808-1809. Added engraved title pages: The works of Benjamin Franklin. Volume II[-V]. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1809
  • Added title page, v. 2: An historical review of the constitution and government of Pennsylvania, from its origin; so far as regards the several points of controversy which have from time to time arisen between the several governors of Pennsylvania and their several assemblies. Founded on authentic documents. ... 1808, Reprinted at Philadelphia by Wm. Duane, from the London edition of 1759
  • Volume 6 has title: The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, in philosophy, politics, and morals: containing his diplomatic correspondence, as minister of the United States, at the court of Versailles; his private epistolary correspondence, miscellaneous, literary, and philosophical subjects, between the years 1753 and 1790, developing the secret history of his political transactions and negotiations. Published from the originals, by his grandson, Wm. Temple Franklin. Vol. VI. Philadelphia: Published by William Duane. 1817. Added engraved title page: The Works of Benjamin Franklin. Volume VI. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1809
  • Vol. 1 copyright 1818 by William Duane and William Temple Franklin as joint proprietors. Vols. 3-5 copyright 1809 by William Duane. Vols. 2 and 6 are without copyright
  • Added engraved title page, v. 1, signed: W. Strickland del. Thackara & Son sc. Plates, v. 3, engraved by C. Tiebout, J. Thackara, J. Akin, and A. Lawson. Frontispiece portrait of Franklin, v. 4, signed: J. Akin sc. Added engraved title page, v. 6, signed: A. Lawson sc
  • Vol. 1: xxi, [3], 488, 499-519, [3] p., [4] leaves of plates (one folded); v. 2: [2], xxxv, [1], 431, [1] p.; v. 3: [6], v, [2], 4-374, 385-477, [3] p., XII, [1] leaves of plates (some folded); v. 4: [viii], 160, 159-166, 169-407, [1] p., [2] leaves of plates; v. 5: [4], viii, [2], 384 [i.e., 334], 333-434, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 6: [4], xxxii, [1], 564 [i.e., 554] p., [1] leaf of plates
  • Errors in paging: v. 2, p. 98, 243 and 255 misnumbered 88, 245 and 225; v. 3, p. 227-230 misnumbered 127-130, p. 359, 377, 395 and 414 misnumbered 259, 367, 385 and 314; v. 5, p. 271-278 misnumbered 281-285, 226, 287-288, p. 334 misnumbered 384; v. 6, p. 290 misnumbered 264, p. 551-554 misnumbered 561-564
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
mixed
Contents
v. 1. Memoirs (1818) -- v. 2. American politics before the Revolution (1809) -- v. 3. Philosophical. Essays and correspondence (1808) -- v. 4. Political papers before the Revolution (1809) -- v. 5. Diplomatic correspondence during the Revolution (1809) -- v. 6. Private correspondence (1817)
Control code
000340103
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
6 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000340103
Label
Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c., Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. ; Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. ; Vol. I[-VI], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/15043
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Added engraved title page has imprint: Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane, 1818
  • Volumes 2-5 have title: The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, in philosophy, politics and morals: containing, beside all the writings published in former collections, his diplomatic correspondence, as minister of the United States, at the court of Versailles; a variety of literary articles, and epistolary correspondence, never before published. With memoirs and anecdotes of his life. Vol. II[-V]. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1808-1809. Added engraved title pages: The works of Benjamin Franklin. Volume II[-V]. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1809
  • Added title page, v. 2: An historical review of the constitution and government of Pennsylvania, from its origin; so far as regards the several points of controversy which have from time to time arisen between the several governors of Pennsylvania and their several assemblies. Founded on authentic documents. ... 1808, Reprinted at Philadelphia by Wm. Duane, from the London edition of 1759
  • Volume 6 has title: The works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, in philosophy, politics, and morals: containing his diplomatic correspondence, as minister of the United States, at the court of Versailles; his private epistolary correspondence, miscellaneous, literary, and philosophical subjects, between the years 1753 and 1790, developing the secret history of his political transactions and negotiations. Published from the originals, by his grandson, Wm. Temple Franklin. Vol. VI. Philadelphia: Published by William Duane. 1817. Added engraved title page: The Works of Benjamin Franklin. Volume VI. Philadelphia: Printed and published by William Duane. 1809
  • Vol. 1 copyright 1818 by William Duane and William Temple Franklin as joint proprietors. Vols. 3-5 copyright 1809 by William Duane. Vols. 2 and 6 are without copyright
  • Added engraved title page, v. 1, signed: W. Strickland del. Thackara & Son sc. Plates, v. 3, engraved by C. Tiebout, J. Thackara, J. Akin, and A. Lawson. Frontispiece portrait of Franklin, v. 4, signed: J. Akin sc. Added engraved title page, v. 6, signed: A. Lawson sc
  • Vol. 1: xxi, [3], 488, 499-519, [3] p., [4] leaves of plates (one folded); v. 2: [2], xxxv, [1], 431, [1] p.; v. 3: [6], v, [2], 4-374, 385-477, [3] p., XII, [1] leaves of plates (some folded); v. 4: [viii], 160, 159-166, 169-407, [1] p., [2] leaves of plates; v. 5: [4], viii, [2], 384 [i.e., 334], 333-434, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 6: [4], xxxii, [1], 564 [i.e., 554] p., [1] leaf of plates
  • Errors in paging: v. 2, p. 98, 243 and 255 misnumbered 88, 245 and 225; v. 3, p. 227-230 misnumbered 127-130, p. 359, 377, 395 and 414 misnumbered 259, 367, 385 and 314; v. 5, p. 271-278 misnumbered 281-285, 226, 287-288, p. 334 misnumbered 384; v. 6, p. 290 misnumbered 264, p. 551-554 misnumbered 561-564
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
mixed
Contents
v. 1. Memoirs (1818) -- v. 2. American politics before the Revolution (1809) -- v. 3. Philosophical. Essays and correspondence (1808) -- v. 4. Political papers before the Revolution (1809) -- v. 5. Diplomatic correspondence during the Revolution (1809) -- v. 6. Private correspondence (1817)
Control code
000340103
Dimensions
22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
6 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000340103

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