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The amazing Benjamin Franklin

The amazing Benjamin Franklin

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Published by Frederick A. Stokes Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790,
    • Statesmen -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled and edited by J. Henry Smythe.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsSmythe, J. Henry b. 1883., Sons of the American Revolution. Pennsylvania Society. Philadelphia Chapter., Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.F8 S68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 296 p., [10] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6733364M
      LC Control Number29021507

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