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Poor Roger, 1760. The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account 1760.

Poor Roger, 1760. The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account 1760.

... Calculated according to art, and fitted to the province of New York, but may without sensible error serve all the provinces adjacent.

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Published by Printed and sold by James Parker, in Woodbridge, and by Samuel Parker, at the new-printing-office in Beaver-Street, New-York, wholesale and retail. in [Woodbridge, N.J.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesAmerican country almanack, for ... 1760.
StatementBy Roger More, philodespot. ; [Four lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 8420.
ContributionsMore, Roger.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[40] p.
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14596935M

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Poor Roger, The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account Calculated according to art, and fitted to the province of New-York Pages: Poor Roger, The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account Calculated according to art, and fitted to the province of New York, but may without sensible error serve all the provinces adjacent.

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[Roger More;]. Poor Richard's Almanack (sometimes Almanac) was a yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders" for this purpose.

The publication appeared continually from to It was a best seller for a pamphlet published in the American colonies; print runs reac per year. InSaur designed a title page which was reçut by Fox in and used many years by Billmeyer. Poor RichaKd's Almanack for Philadelphia.

This issue contains the first calendar pictures in the almanac. Imported from Germany, the wood blocks were purchased by Franklin with his first German partnership.

Roger Sherman's Almanack for. When members of the local historical society in Berwick, Pa., found a dusty, long-ignored copy of Benjamin Franklin's 18th-century "Poor Richard" almanac on their shelves a. On DecemBenjamin Franklin of Philadelphia first published Poor Richard’s book, filled with proverbs preaching industry.

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Now Thomas is back in Read More». (The State Library also has copies of almanacs published by Poor Joe, Poor Robin, Poor Roger, Poor Thomas and Poor Will, American Almanac, Year-Book, Cyclopedia and Atlas: NY: New York American and Journal: and Note: Cataloged copy in A Box Brown's Almanack, Pocket Memorandum and Account Book: Concord, NH.

The Gentleman’s Magazine for February of that year printed what it called “Substance of a Preliminary Address prefixed to an old Pennsylvania Almanack, intitled Poor Richard Improved.4 The text was shortened by about one-sixth.

All the first two paragraphs after the opening sentence were omitted as were a few of Father Abraham’s own. Poor Roger, The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account Calculated according to art, and fitted to the province of New York, but may without sensible error serve all the provinces adjacent.

Published: (). Poor Richard, An Almanack For the Year of ChristBy Richard Saunders, Philom. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by B. Franklin, at the New Printing. The ideas of the Enlightenment, which emphasized science and reason over faith and superstition, strongly influenced the American colonies in the eighteenth century.

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FLASHCARDS. LEARN. WRITE. SPELL. TEST. MATCH. GRAVITY. Click card to see definition 👆. For £6 a Year, you may have the Use of £ if you are a Man of known Prudence and Honesty.

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Franklin, at the New Printing-Office near the Market. (Reprinted from the copy of the first impression in the Rosenbach Foundation. A copy of the third impression is in Historical Society of Pennsylvania.). Franklin, Benjamin, The beauties of Poor Richard's almanack for the year ; being short essays in prose and verse, interspersed with moral hints, wise sayings and entertaining remarks.

(Philadelphia, printed; reprinted by B. Mecom in Boston, []) (page images at HathiTrust). Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE (Janu [O.S. January 6, ] – Ap ) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

Franklin was a leading writer, printer, political philosopher, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and a scientist, he was a major figure in the American. The American country almanack, for the year of Christian account Calculated according to art, and fitted to the province of New-York / Published: ().

Highlights include the only known copies of early eighteenth–century editions of Daniel Leeds’s American Almanack, printed in New York by William Bradford; the earliest almanac printed in New Jersey, Poor Roger, ; and Confederate almanacs printed in Vicksburg, Mississippi, Mobile, Alabama, and Charleston, South Carolina.Regulating the Poor is the second book by Frances Fox Piven and Richard Cloward that I've read.

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Rhode Island's charter was the first document in the history of the American people to guarantee religious freedom to all of the inhabitants of a political unit. Jews and Quakers, persecuted throughout Europe, quickly began to make their way to Rhode Island, where they could enjoy what Roger called "soul liberty.".