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Author LinkLepore, Jill,1966-
Title LinkBook of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin / Jill Lepore.
Edition First Edition.
Distribution New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
Description xiv, 442 pages :  ill., map ;  25 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages [327]-417) and index.
Contents Contents: Jane : 1537-1727 -- Her book : 1727-1757 -- Letters : 1758-1775 -- History : 1775-1793 -- Remains : 1794- -- Appendices. Methods and sources ; A Franklin genealogy ; A Jane genealogy ; A calendar of the letters ; The editorial hand of Jared Sparks ; Jane’s library ; A map of Jane’s Boston.
Summary A revelatory portrait of Benjamin Franklin’s youngest sister and a wholly different account of the founding of the United States.
Per.Sub. LinkMecom, Jane, 1712-1794.
LinkFranklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Subject LinkWomen -- United States -- Social conditions -- 18th century.
LinkBoston (Mass.) -- Biography.

System Number 000677032
ISBN Link9780307958341
Link0307958345

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