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2 edition of Poor Robin"s almanac, for the year 1796 found in the catalog.

Poor Robin"s almanac, for the year 1796

Poor Robin"s almanac, for the year 1796

... containing, besides every thing necessary in an almanac, signs of the times;--and Dr. Rush"s plan for preventing and curing the yellow fever. &c.

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Published by Printed and sold by John M"Culloch, no. 1, North Third-Street. in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Robin Goodfellow. ..
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 28761.
ContributionsGoodfellow, Robin., Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[22+] p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14589975M

Composed over a year's time in –95, it was the sole historical novel by an author who had earlier disapproved of historical novels on the ground that they inevitably distort history." "With Fire and Sword (Polish: Ogniem i mieczem) is a historical novel by the Polish . An edition of Poor Richard's Almanack actually published in might be worth a pretty penny to a collector, but it wasn't written. by Benjamin Franklin, who had been dead years at that time.

David Hogan's publications were printed for him at this period. Gathering E is signed D in the Pennsylvania almanac. The last page of each almanac contains the same bookseller's advertisement, with the name of David Hogan at its head in Poor Robin's, and that of "Ann Coles, late Ann Cochran" in the Pennsylvania almanac. Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Availability of Reproductions. To inquire about copies of Rare Book and Special Collections Division items, contact the Photoduplication Service (telephone: ). Orders are accepted by mail and by fax.

Excerpt from Poor Richard's Almanac, Almanacs were a popular form of literature. Almost every farmer had an almanac hanging near the fireplace. These almanacs usually contained a monthly calendar, movements of the heavenly bodies, and a variety of ih formation and useful literature. F rank lin began the publication of such an almanac in /5(2). Buy Poor Robin's Prophecies ebooks from by Wardhaugh, Benjamin from Oxford University Press published on 10/25/ Use our personal learning platform and check out our low prices and other ebook categories!


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Father Tammany's almanac, for the year Containing, (besides the astronomical calculations, by Joshua Sharp), the Stamp Act, Hail Columbia, &c. Published: () Poor Robin's almanac, for the year containing, (besides the astronomical calculations by Joshua Sharp,) a hymn for the new year.

Poor Robin's almanac, for the year containing, besides every thing necessary in an almanac, signs of the times ; --and Dr. Rush's plan for preventing and curing the yellow fever.

Poor Robin was for the year 1796 book English 17th and 18th-century satirical almanac series, appearing as Poor Robin's Almanack from Other similar writings by the pseudonymous Poor Robin were published later, in America and into the 19th century. Origins. The earliest volume published under the pseudonym of.

Author, astrologer, journalist, satirist, for the year 1796 book 'well-willer to the mathematics', Poor Robin of Saffron Walden was a fantastic, yet invented, figure of British popular culture from the Restoration to the end of the Georgian period.

Written and published by Franklin at Philadelphia (–58), is the most famous of American almanacs, although it followed the pattern previously established in the colonies and in England. Poor Richard's undoubtedly derives from Poor Robin's, the English almanac which began publication inand the name Richard Saunders, with which Franklin signed his prefaces, is the same as that of.

BOWEN, Nathan. The New England Diary; Or Almanack For The Year Boston, Evans 12mo, original self wrappers. Early notation in pen to rear wrapper.

Wear to extremities. [FRANKLIN, Benjamin]. Poor Richard Improved: Being an Almanack For the Year of our Lord Philip gives the book Martin Luther year, luther on its last page make notes about it in Latin. Apparently the book was in the City Library in Subotica – Serbia (at that time Kingdom of yogoslavia)until when Subotica was occupied by Hungarians.

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Philadelphia: David Hogan, Paperback. 32 p.: woodcut illustration, tables; 19 cm. Stitched. Woodcut illustration of The Anatomy of Man's Body as governed by the Twelve Constellations. Contains the first 32 pages including the complete almanac proper. Lacking final 8 pages of information beginning with second page about courts and the page publisher's catalog following : Joshua Sharp.

William Pierce published the first American almanac entitled, An Almanac for New England for the year Cambridge, Massachusetts. A Poor Robins Almanack one of the first comic almanacs that parodied these horoscopes in its issue, saying "This month we may expect to hear of the Death of some Man, Woman, or Child, either in Kent or.

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