Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years, 1733-1758

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Bonanza Books, 1979 - Reference - 300 pages
The full text of Franklin's popular and influential almanacs, including prefaces, verses, aphorisms, and historical and scientific observations is accompanied by paintings and drawings by the famous illustrator-painter

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Benjamin Franklin, under the nom de plume of Richard Saunders, wrote his Poor Richard's Almanacks as a means of dispensing wisdom to readers in addition to the normal advice found in such books. This ... Read full review

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Wow! Simply wow! Where to begin? Well, to start, Poor Richard is reputedly the first hoax ever pulled over the eyes of a given public. I wonder how long it took for Mr. Saunders to be unmasked as the ... Read full review

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