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" ... life with a considerable share of felicity, the conducing means I made use of, which with the blessing of God so well succeeded, my posterity may like to know, as they may find some of them suitable to their own situations, and therefore fit to be... "
Genes, Brains, and Politics: Self-selection and Social Life - Sida 91
efter Elliott White - 1993 - 193 sidor
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Reimagining America: A Theological Critique of the American Mythos and ...

Charles Mabee - 1985 - 151 sidor
...Autobiography, set in the context of a note to his son, gives the ostensible purpose of the book. Having emerg'd from the Poverty and Obscurity in which I was born...Affluence and some Degree of Reputation in the World, and having gone so far thro' Life with a considerable Share of Felicity, the conducing Means I made...
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Reading Stanley Elkin

Peter J. Bailey - 1985 - 220 sidor
...and Ben Flesh attempt to do. "Mythic" is not, of course, a word Franklin uses to describe his ascent from the "Poverty and Obscurity in which I was born...Affluence and some Degree of Reputation in the World,"' this sense of the word postdating his eighteenth century. And yet, his insistence that his progress...
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New Essays on Winesburg, Ohio

John W. Crowley - 1990 - 133 sidor
...of vulgar journalism, is pumping Lapham for the details of his emergence from poverty and obscurity to a state of affluence and some degree of reputation in the world. This self-made man, the putative king of the paint industry, knows what is expected of him for this...
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Early American Literature and Culture: Essays Honoring Harrison T. Meserole

Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola - 1992 - 264 sidor
...just that bespeaks a unifying didacticism present from the very beginning of the text: Having emerg'd from the Poverty and Obscurity in which I was born...Affluence and some Degree of Reputation in the World, and having gone so far thro' Life with a considerable Share of Felicity, the conducing Means 1 made...
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The Politics of Voice: Liberalism and Social Criticism from Franklin to Kingston

Malini Johar Schueller - 1992 - 199 sidor
...to write them for you" (BF 43). But soon the narrator confesses to other motivations: Having emerg'd from the Poverty and Obscurity in which I was born...Affluence and some Degree of Reputation in the World and having gone so far thro' Life with a considerable share of Felicity, the conducing Means I made...
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The Mark Twain Encyclopedia

J. R. LeMaster, James Darrell Wilson, Christie Graves Hamric - 1993 - 848 sidor
...geniality, and his career was a Franklinesque model of success in his ascent from poverty and obscurity to a state of affluence and some degree of reputation in the world. Young Howells lacked much formal education, but he drilled himself in languages and read voraciously,...
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Form and Fable in American Fiction

Daniel Hoffman - 1961 - 368 sidor
...begins his dizzying progress in much the same vein that Crevecosur had begun Andrew's adventures: Having emerged from the poverty and obscurity in which I...affluence and some degree of reputation in the world, and having gone so far through life with a considerable share of felicity, the conducing means I made...
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American Lives: An Anthology of Autobiographical Writing

Robert F. Sayre - 1994 - 732 sidor
...autobiography which we have noted. The religious conversion narrative, in his handling, became a secular one, "from the Poverty and Obscurity in which I was born...Affluence and some Degree of Reputation in the World." 10 Nominally, at least, he wrote the Autobiography as a letter to his son, just as Anne Bradstreet...
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You Can Go Home Again: Reconnecting with Your Family

Monica McGoldrick - 1997 - 329 sidor
...the father's frugal, industrious rise from poverty and obscurity to affluence and reputation: "Having emerged from the poverty and obscurity in which I...affluence and some degree of reputation in the world, and having gone so far through life with a considerable share of felicity, the conducing means I made...
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Revolution and Subjectivity in Postwar Japan

J. Victor Koschmann - 1996 - 293 sidor
...Quoting Franklin's reflections at the beginning of his autobiography, to the effect that "[h]aving emerged from the poverty and obscurity in which I...affluence and some degree of reputation in the world . . . ," Otsuka comments, "From the time he was a poor youth [Franklin] seems to have known no servility...
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