Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 153 on I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so....  
" 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: Illustrated by Anecdotes ... - Page 227
by George Lillie Craik - 1830 - 427 pages
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - 1818
...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...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings, and I knew no one nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of sleep,...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Statesmen - 1818
...arrived there about eight or nine O'clock, on the Sunday morning, and landed at Market street wharf. beginnings, with the figure I have since made there....pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings, and I knew no one nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of sleep,...
Full view - About this book

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...
Full view - About this book

The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties, Volume 1

George Lillie Craik - Philosophy - 1830
...the local government, his brother, as proprietor of the paper, was not only sentenced to a months' imprisonment, but prohibited from any longer continuing...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings ; and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of...
Full view - About this book

The Pursuit of Knowledge Under Difficulties

George Lillie Craik - 1830
...resolved to make his way to New York, the nearest place where there was a printer; and accordingly, alter selling his books to raise a little money, he embarked...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings ; and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin, William Duane - 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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and Historical ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1840
...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...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings, and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of sleep,...
Full view - About this book

Memoirs of the Most Eminent American Mechanics: Also, Lives of Distinguished ...

Henry Howe - Industrial arts - 1840 - 482 pages
...inform you ; and now, I hope you will allow me to take my supper in quiet." The following is Franklin's most graphic description of his first appearance in...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings ; and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of...
Full view - About this book

The works of Benjamin Franklin: with notes and a life of the author by J. Sparks

Benjamin Franklin - 1840
...o'clock on the Sunday morning, and landed at Market-street wharfl , I have been the more particular in this description of my journey, and shall be so...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings, and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of sleep,...
Full view - About this book

The pursuit of knowledge under difficulties [by G.L. Craik].

George Lillie Craik - 1845
...as he tells us, or knowledge of any person in the place, and with very little money in his ]«cket. Worst of all, upon applying to the only printer likely...pockets were stuffed out with shirts and stockings ; and I knew no one, nor where to look for lodging. Fatigued with walking, rowing, and the want of...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF