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" THE BODY of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Printer, (like the cover of an old book, its contents torn out, and stript of its lettering and gilding) lies here food for worms ; yet the work itself shall not be lost, for it will (as he believed) appear once more in... "
The Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of His Life Written ... - Page 135
by Benjamin Franklin - 1807 - 295 pages
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The Cornish Magazine, Issue 25

English essays - 1826
...«lATTHEW «МШОНАМ Primer, (like the cover of a book, its content« torn oat and siripi of ill lettering and gilding) lies here food for worms; yet the work itself shall not be lost, fur it will (as he believed) appear ouce more In в new and ˇmore beautiful edition, corrected and...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Including a Sketch of the Rise and Progress ...

1826 - 407 pages
...be omitted here. It was first composed in the year 1728. THE BODY of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Printer, , ! (.like the cover of an old book, ^ its contents torn out, and stripi of its lettering and gilding) lies here food for worms; yet the work itself shall not be lost,...
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A Universal Biographical Dictionary, Containing the Lives of the Most ...

Charles N. Baldwin - Biography - 1820 - 444 pages
...himself ome years before, might be inscribed on bis ombstone : " The body of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Printer, (like the cover of an old book, its contents torn...for worms; yet the work itself shall not be lost, but will (as he believed) appear once more .' iu a new and more beautiful edition, corrected and amended...
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Lives of the Signers to the Declaration of Independence

Charles Augustus Goodrich - United States - 1829 - 460 pages
...was written by himself, many years previously to his death : The body of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, PRINTER, Like the cover of an old book, its contents torn out,...beautiful edition, Corrected and amended by the Author. JOHN MORTON. JOHN MORTON was a native of Ridley, in the county of Chester, now Delaware. His ancestors...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Part 2, Volume 9

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...was written by Dr. Franklin many years before his death : — The Body of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, PRINTER, Like the cover of an old book. Its contents torn out, And si i • pi of its lettering and gilding, Lies here fuod for worms. Yet the work itself shall not be...
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The Works of Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Consisting of Essays, Humorous, Moral ...

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1831 - 290 pages
...THE BODY of BENJAMtN FRANKLtN, Printer, (like the cover of an old hook, its contents torn out, aud stript of its lettering and gilding,) lies here food for worms ; yet the work itself shall not he lost, for it will (as he helieved) appear once more in a new and more heautiful edition, corrected...
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - Electronic books - 1832 - 800 pages
...stript of it* lettering and gilding, I.ii's here food for worms ; Yet the work itself shall not be k»t, For it will, (as he believed), appear once more In...beautiful edition, Corrected and amended by The Author. But although he thus expressed his hope of future happiness, yet from his memoirs it does not appear,...
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An American Biographical and Historical Dictionary: Containing an Account of ...

William Allen - Electronic books - 1832 - 800 pages
...worini ; Yet the work iuelCihall not be kM, For it will, (мое beliered), appear once mom •• In a new And more beautiful edition, Corrected and amended by The Author. But although he thus expressed his hope of future happiness, yet from his memoirs it does not appear,...
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The authenticity of the Bible

Origen Bacheler - Bible - 1833
...his death. THE BODY of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN, Printer, (like the cover of an old book, its contents worn out, and stript of its lettering and gilding,) lies...beautiful edition, corrected and amended by, The Author. How egregiously do men miss it, when they undertake to make assertions in. relation to things concealing...
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Songs of the Press and Other Poems, Relative to the Art of Printing ...

Songs - Printing - 1833 - 120 pages
...FRANKLIN. The body of Benjamin Franklin, Printer, (Like the cover of an old book, Its contents worn out, And stript of its lettering and gilding,) Lies...work itself shall not be lost, For it will (as he believes) appear once more, In a new And more beautiful edition, Corrected and amended By the Author....
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