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Edison : A Biography by Matthew Josephson (1992, Paperback)

Edison receives quite gentle, almost reverential, treatment in this book. About this product Synopsis Described as biographical writing of the highest order, Matthew Josephson’s biography of the Wizard of Menlo Park is as valid today as it was at its initial publication 30 years ago.

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