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Poor Richard"s almanac.

Benjamin Franklin

Poor Richard"s almanac.

by Benjamin Franklin

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Published by David McKay in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Almanacs, American

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe pocket classics, Pocket classics
    The Physical Object
    Pagination132 p.
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15079911M

    Poor Richard's Almanac. 74 likes. Richard Saunders works to provide you with all the information you need to be ers: Essentially Poor Richard’s Almanack embodies all the themes of the Autobiography in a witty and accessible format. Franklin’s literary influence on Poor Richard’s Almanack comes in a variety.

    Today’s reading has been edited and adapted from Poor Richard’s Almanack, a yearly publication produced by Benjamin Franklin from to If you could have Half your Wishes, you would double your Troubles. Anger is never without a Reason, but seldom with a good One. Tomorrow, every fault is to be amended; but that Tomorrow never comes. About Wit and Wisdom from Poor Richard’s Almanack. Franklin’s Autobiography is one of the most famous works in American literature. He started it as a private collection of anecdotes for his son, but soon it was transformed into a work of history, both personal and national, revealing Franklin as the man who, as Herman Melville said, possessed “deep worldly wisdom and polished Italian.

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Business success. Franklin’s greatest business accomplishment came from the publication of Poor Richard’s Almanack. On Decem Franklin published his first almanac under the pseudonym of Richard Saunders. The almanac was published for the year of and was published once a year for the next 25 years.

First published in by Benjamin Franklin when he was j Poor Richard's Almanack was issued annually for the next 25 years. Extremely popular with readers of the day, the Almanack was a fascinating compilation of weather predictions, recipes, jokes, and delightful aphorisms — many representing Franklin's common-sense philosophy, and others, proverbs from the past/5().

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The Poor Richard's Almanack was written by Benjamin Franklin from He wrote it under the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders". The print runs reached upwards of 10, per year. This small book is a collection of sayings, most of which are the original thoughts of Benjamin Franklin.

The sayings were originally published in a series of yearly booklets known as "Poor Richard's Almanack" between the years of Franklin's sayings are often self-explanatory and are just.

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N I first publish'd my Almanack, under the name of Richard Saunders; it was continu'd by me about twenty-five years, commonly call'd Poor Richard's Almanac. [74] I endeavour'd to make it both entertaining and useful, and it accordingly came to be in such demand, that I reap'd considerable profit from it, vending annually near ten thousand.

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. 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.4/5(3).

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Thank you for your patience. Read an excerpt of this book. Add to Wishlist. Poor Richard's Almanac by Ben Franklin. Paperback $ Paperback. $ NOOK Book. $/5(8). Poor Richard's Almanack was a yearly almanac that was published by Benjamin Franklin under the pseudonym Richard Saunders.

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Originally published in as the preface to "Poor Richard's Almanack", this little gem has been through innumerable printings and sold millions of copies to those in search of smart but entertaining advice about hard work, earning and saving money and debt. But dost thou love Life, then do not squander Time, for that's the stuff Life is made of, as Poor Richard says.

Appears in books from Page 28 - Industry all easy, as Poor Richard says; and He that riseth late, must trot all Day, and shall scarce overtake his Business at Night/5(17). Poor Richard's Almanack by Benjamin Franklin. Poor Richard was Benjamin Franklin's pseudonym he used to publish his popular annual Poor Richard's Almanack was published continuously for 25 years, from to An average of 10, pamphlets were printed each year for the colonists' enjoyment, containing practical Yankee witticisms we continue to use to this day/ POOR RICHARD'S ALMANACK: Being the choicest Morsels of Wisdom, written during the years of the Almanack's Publication, By that well-known Savant, Dr.

Benjamin Franklin of. Poor Richard's almanack by Franklin, Benjamin, Publication date Publisher Waterloo, Iowa: U.S.C. Publishing Co.

Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English. Addeddate Call number nrlf_ucb:GLAD Camera 1DsPages:   Buy a cheap copy of Poor Richards Almanack book by Benjamin Franklin. Benjamin Franklin s classic book is full of timeless, thought-provoking insights that are as valuable today as they were over two centuries ago.

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Franklin recognized Titan Leeds' An American Almanack as his toughest competitor. To insure the success of Poor Richard, Franklin borrowed a prank from Jonathan Swift that was sure to whet the appetite of almanac consumers. Poor Richard, unschooled but experienced homespun philosopher, a character created by the American writer and statesman Benjamin Franklin and used as his pen name for the annual Poor Richard’s almanac, edited by Franklin from to Although the Poor Richard of the early almanacs was a dim-witted and foolish astronomer, he was soon replaced by Franklin’s famous Poor Richard, a.Almanac, book or table containing a calendar of the days, weeks, and months of the year; a record of various astronomical phenomena, often with climate information and seasonal suggestions for farmers; and miscellaneous other data.

An almanac provides data on the rising and setting times of the Sun and Moon, the phases of the Moon, the positions of the planets, schedules of high and low tides.Paperback.

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