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" I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so of my first entry into that city, that you may in your mind compare such unlikely beginnings with the figure I have since made there. "
The pursuit of knowledge under difficulties [by G.L. Craik]. - Page 213
by George Lillie Craik - 1845
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Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - United States - 1818 - 519 pages
...wharf. I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so of nn fiest entry into that city, that you may in your mind compare...unlikely beginnings, with the figure I have since made tiiere. I was in my working dress, my best clothes coming round by sea. I was dirty, from my being...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes ...

George Lillie Craik - Intellectuals - 1830 - 427 pages
...as he tells us, or knowledge of any person in the place, and with very little money in his pocket. Worst of all, upon applying to the only printer likely...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings ; arid I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of...
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The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties: Illustrated by Anecdotes ...

George Lillie Craik - Self-culture - 1834
...as he tells us, or knowledge of any person in the place, and with very little money in his pocket. Worst of all, upon applying to the only printer likely...compare such unlikely beginnings with the figure I hare since made there. I was in my working dress, my best clothes coming round by sea. I was dirty,...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1834
...Market-street wharf. I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall he so of my first entry into that city, that you may...dress, my best clothes coming round by sea. I was duly, from my being so long in the boat ; my pockets were stuflèd out with shirts and stockings, and...
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The popular educator

Popular educator - 1852
...to which city he now proceeded. After describing his voyage, he says, " I have been more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so of my finst entry into that city, that you may, in your mind, compare such unlikely beginnings with the figure...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin, Epes Sargent - Statesmen - 1853 - 488 pages
...nine o'clock on the Sunday morning, and landed at Market-street wharf. I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so of my first entry into that city, that you muy in your mind compare such unlikely beginnings with the figure I have since made there. I was in...
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The Popular Educator, Volume 1

1856
...description of my journey, and shull be so of my firtst entry into that city, that you may, in your n:ind, compare such unlikely beginnings with the figure I...long in the boat; my pockets were stuffed out with shirt* and stockings; and I kr.ew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing,...
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Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - Industrialists - 1858 - 482 pages
...inform you,; and now, Ilwpe you will allow me lo lake my supper in quiet." \ The following is Franklin's most graphic description of his first appearance in...may, in your mind, compare such unlikely beginnings figure I have since mad£ the^u I was in my working *, my best clothes coming round H^ea. I was dirty,...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Statesmen - 1859
...o'clock, on the Sundav morning, and landed at Market-street wharf! I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so...dress,* my best clothes coming round by sea. I was duty, from my being so long in the boat ; my pockets were stufled out with shirts and stockings, and...
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Benjamin Franklin, His Autobiography: With a Narrative of His Public Life ...

Benjamin Franklin, Horatio Hastings Weld - Statesmen - 1859 - 549 pages
...nine o'clock on the Sunday morning, and landed at Market-street wharf. I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so...figure I have since made there. I was in my working drees, my best clothes coming round by sea. I was dirty from my being so long in the boat. My pockets...
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