Poor Richard: the Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758
Newly set into type & printed expressly for the Heritage Press, 1964 - Almanacs, American - 300 pages
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 and wisdom.
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48 48 A Catalogue of the principal Kings and Princes in Europe , with the Time of their Births and Ages . George II . King of Great Britain , & c . Born 30 Oct. 1683 Age 50 Wilhelmina - Carolina , his Queen 1 Mar.
A Catalogue of the principal Kings and Princes in Europe , with the Time of their Births and Ages . 48 27 48 George II . King of Great Britain , & c . Wilhelmina - Carolina , his Queen Frederick , Prince of Wales Charles 6.
On the 14th of this month , 1722 , was the present King of France crowned . That famous specific for the cure of intermitting fevers , agues , & c . called the Jesuits Bark , after it had been introduced into Europe with great applause ...
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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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