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The Autobiography opens. in spite of the fact that Franklin has two more youthful sisters. He recounts his granddad and uncles, and he incorporates some verse from his very much regarded uncle.

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Benjamin Franklin, American printer, author, diplomat, philosopher, scientist, inventor, and one of America’s greatest statesmen. Franklin was born on January 17, 1706, in Boston. His father, Josiah Franklin, a tallow chandler by trade, had 17 children; Benjamin was the 15th child and the 10th son.

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Although Benjamin Franklin’s (1706-1790) autobiography breaks off in 1757, it is an invaluable document for understanding both colonial life and the eighteenth century American mind.

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How did Benjamin Franklin go from primary school dropout to the most accomplished American in all of history? I wanted to find out. In my own quest to teach myself how to write, I dug into Franklin’s.

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin is the traditional name for the unfinished record of his own life written by Benjamin Franklin from 1771 to 1790; however, Franklin himself appears to have called the work his Memoirs.Although it had a tortuous publication history after Franklin’s death, this work has become one of the most famous and influential examples of an autobiography ever written.

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I reviewed The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin for my newsletter Ambeck Edge in November 2004 and recommended it with reservation because it was so difficult to read. Four years later, in 2008, I read The Autobiography and Other Writings (Penguin Classics), and found it was easier to read the second time around.

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