Benjamin Franklin

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin


Read by Gary Gilberd


Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions …

The Silence Dogood Letters


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As a teenager, Benjamin Franklin apprenticed with his brother James at the shop where The New-England Courant was printed. Since James would…

Poor Richard's Almanack


Read by Michele Fry


A brief biographical sketch of Franklin's life, followed by a collection (published in 1899) of 670 aphorisms, apothegms, or proverbs - shor…