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3 edition of Poor Will"s almanack, for the year of Christian account, 1743. found in the catalog.

Poor Will"s almanack, for the year of Christian account, 1743.

Poor Will"s almanack, for the year of Christian account, 1743.

... Calculated from Caroline tables according to art, and refered [sic] to the meridian of whose pole is elevated forty degrees and five hours west from London, but may, serve all the provinces adjacent, even from Boston to South Carolina.

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Published by Printed and sold by William Bradford in N. York in [New York] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy William Birket. Philomat. ; [Two lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4894.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[24] p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17687735M

  Benjamin Franklin's classic book is full of timeless, thought-provoking insights that are as valuable today as they were over two centuries ago. With more than pithy proverbs, Franklin lays out the rules everyone should live by and offers advice on such subjects as money, friendship, marriage, ethics, and human nature. They range from the famous "A penny saved is a penny earned" to the 3/5(3). When Franklin was twenty-six, he put together the first Poor Richard’s Almanack under the pseudonym “Richard Saunders.” The Almanack ran for the next twenty-five years, with sales topp copies a year, an enormous number for that time and place. (Quick note: Franklin’s work is spelled with a “k” in the title because spelling.

day's flesh, and last year's cyder. * Glass, china, and reputation are easily crack'd, and never well mended. God gives all things to industry. God heals, and the doctor takes the fees. POOR RICHARD'S ALMANACK. 23 God helps them that help them- selves. God, parents, and instructors, can never be Size: KB. Poor Richard's Almanack is one of Benjamin Franklin's most charming creations. He delighted in cloaking his writing behind a variety of literary personas, and Richard Saunders remains one of his most beloved, although some critics have complained that Poor Richard reveals the shallow materialism at the heart of Franklin's homespun philosophy and, by extension, at the heart of America itself.

The Christian Broadcasting Network. CBN is a global ministry committed to preparing the nations of the world for the coming of Jesus Christ through mass media. Poor Richard's Almanack, This is the ninth Year of my Endeavours to serve thee in the Capacity of a Calendar-Writer. The Encouragement I have met with must be ascrib'd, in a great Measure, to your Charity, excited by the open honest Declaration I made of my Poverty at my first Appearance.


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any of his Performances after this Year, I think my self free to take up the Task, and request a share of the publick Encouragement; which I am the more apt to hope for on this Account, that the Buyer of my Almanack may consider himself, not only as purchasing an useful Utensil, but as performing an Act of Charity, to his poor Friend and.

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Benjamin Franklin of. The covers or title page for almost all of these Almanac collections have their dates clearly marked on them, yet their publication date posted are upwards of years prior to the publication date.

This one shows a date of yet says it was published in That's a 26 year time : April 7, Poor Will's Almanack: April 7 - 13, April 7, • By this week of the year, butterflies can emerge on the warmest days, and I am on the lookout for a particular orange.

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This one shows a date of yet says it was published in That's a 25 year time travel.Page 14 - Tis true there is much to be done, and perhaps you are weak-handed, but stick to it steadily ; and you will see great Effects, for Constant Dropping wears away Stones, and by Diligence and Patience the Mouse ate in two the Cable; and Little Strokes fell great Oaks, as Poor Richard says in his Almanack, the Year I cannot just now remember.5/5(2).Buy Poor Richard, an Almanack: For the Year of Christ by Franklin, Ben (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

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