Franklin's Autobiography has received widespread praise, both for its historical value as a record of an important early American and for its literary style. It is often considered the first American book to be taken seriously by Europeans as literature.
"He was therefore, feasted and invited to all the court parties. At these he sometimes met the old Duchess of Bourbon, who, being a chess player of about his force, they very generally played together. Happening once to put her king into prize, the Doctor took it. 'Ah,' says she, 'we do not take kings so.' 'We do in America,' said the Doctor."
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|Size: ||7.1 MB|
|Publisher: ||SC Active Business Development SRL|
|Date published: || 2017|
|ISBN: ||9786069832127 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|