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The Resource Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin, Jill Lepore

Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin, Jill Lepore

Label
Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin
Title
Book of ages
Title remainder
the life and opinions of Jane Franklin
Statement of responsibility
Jill Lepore
Title variation
Life and opinions of Jane Franklin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A revelatory portrait of the founding father's youngest sister, Jane, draws on correspondences, artifacts and recently discovered portraits to reveal how in spite of obscurity and poverty she was, like her brother, a passionate reader, gifted writer and shrewd political commentator who made insightful observations about an early America. - Description by Katherine Bradley Johnson
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2013.
  • Mark Lynton History Prize, 2014.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2013
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10221067
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lepore, Jill
Dewey number
  • 973.3092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
E302.6.F8
LC item number
L427 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mecom, Jane
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Women
  • Boston (Mass.)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life and opinions of Jane Franklin
Label
Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin, Jill Lepore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jane 1537-1727 -- Her book 1727-1757 -- Letters 1758-1775 -- History 1775-1793 -- Remains 1794-
Control code
2013001012
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 442 pages
Isbn
9780307958341
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013001012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical tables
Label
Book of ages : the life and opinions of Jane Franklin, Jill Lepore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Jane 1537-1727 -- Her book 1727-1757 -- Letters 1758-1775 -- History 1775-1793 -- Remains 1794-
Control code
2013001012
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 442 pages
Isbn
9780307958341
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013001012
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map, genealogical tables

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