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The Americanization Of Benjamin Franklin

The Americanization Of Benjamin Franklin

by Gordon S Wood

From the most respected chronicler of the early days of the Republic—and winner of both the Pulitzer and Bancroft prizes—comes a landmark work that rescues Benjamin Franklin from a mythology that has blinded generations of Americans to the man he really was and makes sense of aspects of his life and career that would have otherwise remained mysterious. In place of the genial polymath, self-improver, and quintessential American, Gordon S. Wood reveals a figure much more ambiguous and... Read more
The Genuine Article

The Genuine Article

by Edmund S Morgan

A Great Improvisation

A Great Improvisation

by Stacy Schiff

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

by Page Talbott

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Autobiography, Poor Richard, and Later Writings

by J a Leo Lemay Benjamin Franklin

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Triumph In Paris

Triumph In Paris

by Schoenbrun, David

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

by Morse, John T

Franklin

Franklin

by Hawke, David Freeman

Benjamin Franklin In Portraiture

Benjamin Franklin In Portraiture

by Sellers, Charles Coleman

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

by Russell, Phillips

Nathaniel Hawthorne: Selected Tales, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

Nathaniel Hawthorne: Selected Tales, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

by Hawthorne, Nathaniel

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1982. 22 pages. Pamphlet only. Light crease to front cover.. Pamphlet. Very Good-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$10.00
[cover title] The Wilson portrait of Franklin; Earl Grey's gift to the nation.

[cover title] The Wilson portrait of Franklin; Earl Grey's gift to the nation.

by Hart, Charles Henry

Philadelphia, 1906. 8vo. Frontis., 409–416.. Paper on the portrait of Benjamin Franklin painted from life by Benjamin Wilson in 1759. This portrait was taken from Franklin's home in Philadelphia, in July 1778, by Major Andre during the British occupation of the city. In April 1906, it was returned to the United States from England by Earl Grey, who was appointed Governor General of Canada, who presented it as a gift to the White House. Today, it hangs in the White House Treaty Room, the... Read more
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$15.00
1919 (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

1919 (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

by Dos Passos, John

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. "Notes form the Editors" Pamphlet included. Small black mark on rear board. Bookplate on front endpaper. Maroon leather. . Limited Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good+/No Jacket, as Issued. Illus. by Reginald Marsh. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$25.00
Charley Bland

Charley Bland

by Settle, Mary Lee

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1989. Signed exclusively for members of the Signed First Edition Society.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$20.00
Twenty Years at Hull-House, with Autobiographical Notes (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

Twenty Years at Hull-House, with Autobiographical Notes (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

by Addams, Jane

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. "Notes from the Editors" pamphlet included (lightly worn). Bookplate on front endpaper. Red leather.. Limited Edition. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$25.00
Lolita, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

Lolita, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

by Nabokov, Vladimir

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. 22 pages. Pamphlet only.. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$10.00
Stephen Crane: Stories (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

Stephen Crane: Stories (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

by Crane, Stephen

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1982. "Notes from the Editor" pamphlet included. Bookplate on front endpaper. Blue leather. Gilt on bottom page edge partially rubbed off.. Limited Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good+/No Jacket, as Issued. Illus. by Robert Quackenbush. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$25.00
Eugene O'Neill: Four Plays, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

Eugene O'Neill: Four Plays, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

by O'Neill, Eugene

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1979. 22 pages. Pamphlet only.. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$7.00
The Pictorial History of the American Revolution with a Sketch of the Early History of the Country, the Constitution of the United States (fold out) and a Chronological Index.

The Pictorial History of the American Revolution with a Sketch of the Early History of the Country, the Constitution of the United States (fold out) and a Chronological Index.

by Robert Sears

he Pictorial History of the American Revolution, with a Sketch of the Early History of the Country, the Constitution of the United States (fold out) and a Chronological Index. Illustrated with Several Hundred Engravings. Thirty-sixth Thousand. New York: Published by Robert Sears, 1853, First Edition.Condition: Original 1853 First Edition, this beautiful antique book is in fine, expertly restored condition. It was re-backed, as shown, with original spine piece re-applied. It is complete, with... Read more
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$349.00
McTeague, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

McTeague, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

by Norris, Frank

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1982. 22 pages. Pamphlet only.. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$7.00
The Flowering of New England, 1815-1865 (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

The Flowering of New England, 1815-1865 (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

by Brooks, Van Wyck

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1979. Bookplate on front endpaper. Red leather. Spine faded.. Limited Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good/No Jacket, as Issued. Illus. by Jerry Pickney. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$25.00
Decision

Decision

by Drury, Allen

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1983. Signed exclusively for members of the First Edition Society.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$20.00
The Life of Benjamin Franklin; with Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable Sayings of this Great Man Never Before Published by Any of his Biographers

The Life of Benjamin Franklin; with Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable Sayings of this Great Man Never Before Published by Any of his Biographers

by Weems, M. L

The Life of Benjamin Franklin With Many Choice Anecdotes and Admirable Sayings of the Great Man,Never Before Published by Any of his Biographers. M. L. Weems, Author of Life of Washington. Philadelphia: Published by Uriah Hunt...and Louisville, KY, Published by Morton & Co. 239 pp, 4-1/2" x 71/8". 1829.Early edition of M. L. Weems biography of Benjamin Franklin. First published in 1817 as "Life of Benjamin Franklin with Essays"...a bit different content. Considered one of the cornerstone biographies... Read more
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$189.00
The Genuine Article : A Historian Looks at Early America

The Genuine Article : A Historian Looks at Early America

by Morgan, Edmund S

New York: W.W.Norton & Co Inc, 2004. No marks or inscriptions. A very clean crisp very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. Dust jacket not price clipped or torn or creased with label removal mark to front. 315pp. In this collection of essays the author, a distinguished Yale Professor, presents a rich and thrilling story that begins with the arrival of the first settlers to America in 1607 at the doomed Jamestown colony and ends as the Founding Fathers begin the arduous... Read more
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£8.95
Three Plays: Our Town; The Skin of Our Teeth; The Matchmaker  (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

Three Plays: Our Town; The Skin of Our Teeth; The Matchmaker (The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature)

by Wilder, Thornton

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1980. "Notes from the Editors" pamphlet included. Bookplate on front endpaper. Green leather with gilt decoration.. Limited Edition. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket, as Issued. Illus. by Jim Campbell. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$25.00
Franklin: the Apostle of Modern Times

Franklin: the Apostle of Modern Times

by Bernard Fay

Boston: Little Brown and Company. 1st edition. A fine hardcover book in a good jacket. Black cloth covers with small dent on front cover. Former owner's name inscribed but text is otherwise clean and tight.
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$15.00
His Little Women

His Little Women

by Rossner, Judith

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1990. Spine leaning slightly. The Venerable Bead. Signed by Author. First Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$20.00
Evidence of Love

Evidence of Love

by Grau, Shirley Ann

Franklin Center, PA: Franklin Library, 1977. This limited first edition published by The Franklin Library exclusively for members of The First Edition Society. Notes from the Editors pamphlet laid in.. First Edition. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Howard Rogers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$15.00
Franklin

Franklin

by Hawke, David Freeman

New York, New York, U. S. A.: Harper & Row, 1976. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Stated First Edition With The Number Line Indicating A First Printing. No Chips, Tears Or Writing. A Few Light Scratches And A Hint Of Age Toning, Else Fine.
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$11.99
Benjamin Franklin: The First Civilized American

Benjamin Franklin: The First Civilized American

by Russell, Phillips

New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1930. Reissue. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. No jacket. Slightly musty, boards lightly soiled. 1930 Hard Cover. 332 pp. A biography of Benjamin Franklin.
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$8.00
Benjamin Franklin: The First Civilized American

Benjamin Franklin: The First Civilized American

by Russell, Phillips

New York: Blue Ribbon Books, 1930. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Small chips and small tears to jacket edges, jacket rear taped. 1930 Hard Cover. 332 pp. A biography of Benjamin Franklin.
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$10.00
Proceedings in the House of Representatives of the United States, on the presentation of the sword of Washington and the staff of Franklin, February 7, 1843.

Proceedings in the House of Representatives of the United States, on the presentation of the sword of Washington and the staff of Franklin, February 7, 1843.

by United States. Congress. House of Representatives

Washington: Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1843. 8vo. 13 pp. A transcript of the proceedings of the U.S. House, with addresses by Summers and John Quincy Adams. The sword, worn by George Washington throughout his military career, and the cane belonging to Benjamin Franklin, were presented by Samuel T. Washington and authenticated in these proceedings. Government document: House document (United States. Congress. House); 27th Congress, 3d Session, no. 144.         Sabin 65776. Removed from a nonce... Read more
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$35.00
The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Stories, Notes from the Editors, from the Limited Edition Collection, The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature

by Poe, Edgar Allan

Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1984. 22 pages. Pamphlet only.. Pamphlet. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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$7.00
Works of the Late Doctor Benjamin Franklin

Works of the Late Doctor Benjamin Franklin

by Benjamin Franklin

G. G. J. & J. Robinson, 1794. Third Edition. Hardcover. Like New. THIS BOOK IS 2 VOLUMES BOUND IN 1- IN FINE CONDITION BEAUTIFULLY REBOUND IN 3/4 LEATHER WITH MARBLED BOARDS, SIX COMPARTMENTS AND FIVE RAISED BANDS TO SPINE WITH BRIGHT GILT DETAILS AND TITLE. BINDING AND HINGES ARE VERY GOOD. NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS EXCEPT OWNER SIGNATURE TO TITLE PAGE, LIGHT SPORADIC FOXING. 607 PAGES, BOOK MEASURES 7"x4.5". 226 YEARS OLD. AN ATTRACTIVE EXAMPLE... Read more
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$2,000.00