The whistle.

by Benjamin Franklin

Publisher: Lerner Publications Co. in Minneapolis

Written in English
Published: Pages: 32 Downloads: 529
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Subjects:

  • Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790,
  • Statesmen

About the Edition

Benjamin Franklin describes a childhood incident of buying a whistle that taught him a lesson he never forgot.

Edition Notes

StatementPictures by George Overlie.
SeriesA Seedling book
ContributionsOverlie, George, illus.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS750 .W5 1974
The Physical Object
Pagination[32] p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5292161M
ISBN 100822502828
LC Control Number72012487
OCLC/WorldCa1085466

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