skip to content
Poor Richard : the almanacks for the years 1733-1758 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Poor Richard : the almanacks for the years 1733-1758

Author: Benjamin FranklinNorman RockwellVan Wyck BrooksRichard W EllisLimited Editions Club,All authors
Publisher: [New York] : Newly set into type expressly for the members of the Limited Editions Club, 1964
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When seventeen-year-old, white Berneen O'Brien moves to Tulsa and takes a job at a segregated elementary school, she becomes increasingly involved in the lives of her black colleagues and shares their experiences during the deadly race riot that destroys Greenwood in 1921.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Quotations
American prose literature
Fiction
Named Person: Benjamin Franklin; Benjamin Franklin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Franklin; Norman Rockwell; Van Wyck Brooks; Richard W Ellis; Limited Editions Club,; Sign of the Stone Book (Firm),; Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress); Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 30452024
Notes: Spine title: Poor Richard's almanacks, 1733-1758.
Limited ed. of 1500 copies, signed by the illustrator.
Printed at the Sign of the Stone Book by Richard Ellis.
Issued in slipcase.
Description: xi, [2], 300 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 33 cm
Other Titles: Poor Richard's almanacks, 1733-1758
Responsibility: by Richard Saunders ; now containing an introduction by Van Wyck Brooks and embellish'd with illustrations by Norman Rockwell.

Abstract:

When seventeen-year-old, white Berneen O'Brien moves to Tulsa and takes a job at a segregated elementary school, she becomes increasingly involved in the lives of her black colleagues and shares their experiences during the deadly race riot that destroys Greenwood in 1921.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/30452024> # Poor Richard : the almanacks for the years 1733-1758
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "30452024" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> ; # Benjamin Franklin
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Place/tulsa_okla> ; # Tulsa (Okla.)
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/818.1/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Person/franklin_benjamin_1706_1790> ; # Benjamin Franklin
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Topic/african_americans> ; # African Americans
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1012623> ; # Maxims
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Topic/schools> ; # Schools
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Topic/riots> ; # Riots
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/805775> ; # Almanacs, American
   schema:alternateName "Poor Richard's almanacks, 1733-1758" ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135877306> ; # Limited Editions Club,
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/151478247> ; # Sign of the Stone Book (Firm),
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/139692829> ; # Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/41148613> ; # Richard Williamson Ellis
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32080684> ; # Van Wyck Brooks
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/130418974> ; # Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> ; # Benjamin Franklin
   schema:datePublished "1964" ;
   schema:description "When seventeen-year-old, white Berneen O'Brien moves to Tulsa and takes a job at a segregated elementary school, she becomes increasingly involved in the lives of her black colleagues and shares their experiences during the deadly race riot that destroys Greenwood in 1921."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1399937> ;
   schema:genre "Quotations"@en ;
   schema:genre "American prose literature"@en ;
   schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/25410361> ; # Norman Rockwell
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Poor Richard : the almanacks for the years 1733-1758"@en ;
   schema:productID "30452024" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30452024#PublicationEvent/new_york_newly_set_into_type_expressly_for_the_members_of_the_limited_editions_club_1964_philadelphia_sign_of_the_stone_book> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Agent/newly_set_into_type_expressly_for_the_members_of_the_limited_editions_club> ; # Newly set into type expressly for the members of the Limited Editions Club
   schema:publisher <http://viaf.org/viaf/135877306> ; # Limited Editions Club,
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/30452024> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Agent/newly_set_into_type_expressly_for_the_members_of_the_limited_editions_club> # Newly set into type expressly for the members of the Limited Editions Club
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Newly set into type expressly for the members of the Limited Editions Club" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1399937#Person/franklin_benjamin_1706_1790> # Benjamin Franklin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1706" ;
   schema:deathDate "1790" ;
   schema:familyName "Franklin" ;
   schema:givenName "Benjamin" ;
   schema:name "Benjamin Franklin" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1012623> # Maxims
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Maxims"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/805775> # Almanacs, American
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Almanacs, American"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130418974> # Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135877306> # Limited Editions Club,
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Limited Editions Club," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/139692829> # Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/151478247> # Sign of the Stone Book (Firm),
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Sign of the Stone Book (Firm)," ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/25410361> # Norman Rockwell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1894" ;
   schema:deathDate "1978," ;
   schema:familyName "Rockwell" ;
   schema:givenName "Norman" ;
   schema:name "Norman Rockwell" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32080684> # Van Wyck Brooks
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1886" ;
   schema:deathDate "1963" ;
   schema:familyName "Brooks" ;
   schema:givenName "Van Wyck" ;
   schema:name "Van Wyck Brooks" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/41148613> # Richard Williamson Ellis
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1895" ;
   schema:deathDate "1982" ;
   schema:familyName "Ellis" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard Williamson" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard W." ;
   schema:name "Richard Williamson Ellis" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56609913> # Benjamin Franklin
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1706" ;
   schema:deathDate "1790" ;
   schema:familyName "Franklin" ;
   schema:givenName "Benjamin" ;
   schema:name "Benjamin Franklin" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.