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A bird in the hand : sayings from Poor Richard's almanack

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Maud Petersham; Miska Petersham
Publisher: [New York] : Macmillan, ©1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An illustrated selection of the "Sayings of Poor Richard" together with a brief biography of Benjamin Franklin and information about his "Almanack."
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Bird in the hand.
[New York] : Macmillan Co., ©1951 (New York : Lithographed by William C.D. Glaser)
(OCoLC)763140996
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Maud Petersham; Miska Petersham
OCLC Number: 467044
Description: 40 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Other Titles: Poor Richard.
Responsibility: by the wise American Benjamin Franklin ; pictured by Maud and Miska Petersham.

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An illustrated selection of the "Sayings of Poor Richard" together with a brief biography of Benjamin Franklin and information about his "Almanack."

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