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Poor Richard improved: being an almanack and ephemeris ... for the year of our Lord 1751 : ... Fitted to the latitude of forty degrees, and a meridian of near five hours west from London ; but may, without sensible error, serve all the northern colonies.

Author: Richard Saunders; Theophilus Grew
Publisher: Philadelphia : Printed and sold by B. Franklin, and D. Hall., [1750]
Series: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 6502.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Almanacs
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Saunders; Theophilus Grew
OCLC Number: 55818900
Notes: "Richard Saunders" is a pseudonym.
Probably calculated by Theophilus Grew. An advertisement for his school of mathematics appears on p. [32].
Advertised in the Pennsylvania gazette, Philadelphia, Nov. 29, 1750.
Two states noted by Miller. "In copies of this almanac meant for sale in the Northern Colonies Franklin directed Hall to insert on p. 34 [i.e. 36] the 'Superior Courts for New-England' in place of the usual roads north and south. The text of the stop-press insertion is with minor alterations the standing type of the version of the New-England Courts inserted in some copies of the Poor Richards for 1748 and 1749"--Miller. Bristol entry B11235 records the state with 'Superior Courts for New-England' on p. [36].
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 6502).
Description: 36 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 16 cm (12mo)
Series Title: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 6502.
Responsibility: by Richard Saunders, philom. ...

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