The Resource The art of virtue : Ben Franklin's formula for successful living, Benjamin Franklin

The art of virtue : Ben Franklin's formula for successful living, Benjamin Franklin

Label
The art of virtue : Ben Franklin's formula for successful living
Title
The art of virtue
Title remainder
Ben Franklin's formula for successful living
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin Franklin
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Advice on living a virtuous life, from one of America's Founding Fathers. Benjamin Franklin once wrote that he had "conceived the bold and arduous project of arriving at moral perfection [and] wished to live without committing any fault at any time", "to conquer all that either natural inclination, custom, or company might lead me into." Although he was never able to finish this project completely, Benjamin Franklin was able to lay down the beginnings of this work in his later writings. Collected here for the first time are essays by Benjamin Franklin on living a virtuous life. Starting with Franklin's essay "Art of Virtue," read on to find out his thoughts on justice, moderation, chastity, and more. An easy-to-read guide to living your life with as much virtue as possible, the way Benjamin Franklin envisioned it could be
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1706-1790
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Franklin, Benjamin
Dewey number
973.3092
Index
no index present
LC call number
E302
LC item number
.F82 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Conduct of life
Label
The art of virtue : Ben Franklin's formula for successful living, Benjamin Franklin
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3314432
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The art of virtue -- Beginning of public employment -- On temperance -- On silence and moderation -- On resolution -- On frugality and industry -- On sincerity and justice -- On cleanliness and order -- On chastity and tranquility -- On humility
Control code
on1021049016
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781510728066
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A1B0E12B-4563-4BAC-BD7C-DE8E473E59E2
System control number
(OCoLC)1021049016
Label
The art of virtue : Ben Franklin's formula for successful living, Benjamin Franklin
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=3314432
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The art of virtue -- Beginning of public employment -- On temperance -- On silence and moderation -- On resolution -- On frugality and industry -- On sincerity and justice -- On cleanliness and order -- On chastity and tranquility -- On humility
Control code
on1021049016
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781510728066
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A1B0E12B-4563-4BAC-BD7C-DE8E473E59E2
System control number
(OCoLC)1021049016

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