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" I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method and in perspicuity, of which he convinced me by several instances. I saw the justice of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to the manner in writing, and determined to endeavor at improvement.... "
Bulletin - Page 3
1919
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Philosophers - 1818
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing house) I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing and determined to endeavour to improve my style. About this time I met with an...
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Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Benjamin Franklin ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1818 - 519 pages
...(which he attributed to the printing house) I fell far short in elegance of cxpressi>m, in method, and perspicuity, of which he convinced me by several instances....of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavor to improve my style. About this time I met with an...
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Memoirs of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin - Statesmen - 1834
...(which he attributed to the printing house,) I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method, and ices and motives they might be prevailed on to do ; and as this want of concert would de my manner of writing, and determined to endeavour to improve my style. About this time I met with an...
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The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Containing Several Political and Historical ...

Benjamin Franklin - United States - 1840
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing-house), I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavour to improve my style. About this time, I met with...
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The works of Benjamin Franklin: with notes and a life of the author by J. Sparks

Benjamin Franklin - 1840
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing-house), I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavour to improve my style. About this time, I met with...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Containing the Autobiography, with Notes and ...

Benjamin Franklin, Jared Sparks - 1848 - 612 pages
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing-house), I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavour to improve my style. About this time, I met with...
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Lives of Eminent Literary and Scientific Men of America

James Wynne - 1850 - 356 pages
...of expression, in method and perspicuity, of which he convinced him by several instances. Franklin saw the justice of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to his manner of writing, and determined to endeavor to improve in style. ( "About this time," he remarks,...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography

Benjamin Franklin - Inventors - 1853 - 488 pages
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing-house), I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavor to improve my style. About this time, I met with an...
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The Life of Benjamin Franklin: Written by Himself ; to which is Added His ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1855 - 375 pages
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing, (which he attributed to the printing-house,) I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...perspicuity, of which he convinced me by several instances. 1 saw the justice of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined...
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The Select Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including His Autobiography, with ...

Benjamin Franklin, Epes Sargent - History - 1866 - 256 pages
...advantage of my antagonist in correct spelling and pointing (which he attributed to the printing-house), I fell far short in elegance of expression, in method,...of his remarks, and thence grew more attentive to my manner of writing, and determined to endeavor to improve my style. About this time, I met with an...
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