The Complete Works in Philosophy, Politics and Morals of the late Dr. Benjamin Franklin, Vol. 1 [of 3]

By Benjamin Franklin

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before 1768, causes of, iii. 225.

_Dissentions_ between England and America, letter on, iii. 310.

_Dissertation_, early one of Franklin's, that he repented having written,
i. 58.

_Disputation_, modesty in, recommended, i. 21. ii. 317.

_Disputes_ between Franklin and his brother, to whom he was apprenticed,
i. 24.

_Domien_, a traveller, short account of, i. 302.

_Drawling_, a defect in modern tunes, ii. 345.

_Dreams_, art of procuring pleasant ones, iii. 493.

_Dumas_, Monsieur, letter to, on the aid wanted by America in her struggle
for independence, iii. 360.

_Duna_ river, not to be confounded with the Dwina, iii. 119, note.

_Dust_, how raised and carried up into the air, ii. 3.

_Duties_, moral, the knowledge of, more important than the knowledge of
nature, ii. 95.

_Dutch_ iron stove, advantages and defects of, ii. 233.


_Early_ impressions, lasting effect of, on the mind, iii. 478.

_Earth_ will dissolve in air, ii. 2.
dry, will not conduct electricity, i. 206.
the, sometimes strikes lightning into the clouds, 274.
grows no hotter under the summer sun, why, ii. 86.
different strata of, 116.
theory of, 117.

_Earthquakes_, general good arising from, ii. 116.
how occasioned, 120, 128.

_Eaton_, in Northamptonshire, residence of Franklin's family, i. 3.

_Ebb_ and flood, explanation of the terms, ii. 100.

_Economical_ project, iii. 469.

_Edinburgh_, an ordinance there against the purchase of prize-goods,
ii. 447.

_Education_ of women, controversy respecting, i. 17.

_Eel_, electrical, of Surinam, i. 408, 409.

_Effluvia_ of drugs, &c. will not pass through glass, i. 243.

_Electrical_ air-thermometer described, i. 336, _et seq._

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