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Poor Richard : the almanacks for the years 1733-1758

Author: Benjamin Franklin; Norman Rockwell
Publisher: New York : Paddington Press, ©1976.
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This edition contains the text of each of the twenty-six issues of Poor Richard's Almanac published by Benjamin Franklin. For the most part, meteorological and astronomical material has been omitted, as well as a few factual articles to which Poor Richard contributed neither his wit nor his wisdom.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
Poor Richard.
New York : Paddington Press, ©1976
(OCoLC)762083024
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Norman Rockwell
ISBN: 0846701200 9780846701200
OCLC Number: 1993095
Notes: "Wherein are retain'd in their entirety the author's prefaces, proverbs, verses & entertaining remarks ; together with those chronological, historical, and scientific observations which the author has illumin'd with his characteristic wit & wisdom."
"Contains the text of each of the twenty-six issues of Poor Richard's almanack ... For the most part, meteorological and astronomical material has been omitted, as well as a few factual articles ..."
Cover title: Poor Richard's almanacks.
Reprint of the ed. published by the Limited Editions Club, Philadelphia.
Description: xi, 300 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: by Richard Saunders ; now containing an introduction by Van Wyck Brooks and embellish'd with illustraions by Norman Rockwell.

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This edition contains the text of each of the twenty-six issues of Poor Richard's Almanac published by Benjamin Franklin. For the most part, meteorological and astronomical material has been omitted, as well as a few factual articles to which Poor Richard contributed neither his wit nor his wisdom.

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