The Oldest revolutionary : essays on Benjamin Franklin / edited by J.A. Leo Lemay.
Contributor(s): Lemay, J. A. Leo (Joseph A. Leo).Material type: TextPublisher: [Philadelphia] : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1976Description: x, 165 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0812277074; 9780812277074.Subject(s): Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Criticism and interpretationAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Oldest revolutionary.DDC classification: 973.3/092/4 LOC classification: PS752 | .O4E302.6.F8 | O43 1976Also issued online.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Franklin in action -printer, press agent, traveler: The printer as a man of letters: Franklin and the symbolism of the third realm / Lewis P. Simpson -- Franklin as press agent in England / Bruce I. Granger -- Benjamin Franklin and the travel-writing tradition / Percy G. Adams -- 2. Franklin as writer: A portrait of the autobiographer as an old artificer / P.M. Zall -- From sound believer to practical preparationist: some Puritan harmonics in Franklin's Autobiography / David L. Parker -- Franklin's Poor Richard's almanacs: "the humblest of his labors" / Cameron C. Nickels -- The text, rhetorical strategies, and themes of "The speech of Miss Polly Baker" / J.A. Leo Lemay -- 3. Franklin in retrospect: Franklin's sanity and the man behind the masks / John Griffith -- From Franklin to Emerson / William L. Hedges.
Also issued online.