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2 edition of The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1733. found in the catalog.

The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1733.

The Rhode-Island almanack for the year, 1733.

... Fitted to the meridian of Newport, on Rhode-Island, whose latitude north is 41 gr. 30 m. longitude from London, 72 grs.

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Published by Printed and sold by J. Franklin, at his printing-house under the town school-house. Sold also by T. Fleet, printer, in Boston. in Newport [R.I.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Poor Robin. ; [Eight lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 3601.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[16] p.
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16688708M

The Rhode-Island almanack, for Remington Southwick Not In Library. Poor Richard improved Benjamin Franklin Not In Library. Poor Richard: the almanacks for the years Benjamin Franklin Not In Library. Facts plus Susan C. Anthony Year of Publication. Rhode-Island printer, James Franklin, brother of Benjamin. It is believed that the latter took his idea of Poor Richard from this. Poor Robin was the name of the first comic almanac in England. Poor Richard for Philadelphia. Poor Richard's Almanacks were a .

Weather History for Places in Rhode Island. See Historical Weather Data for a Location and Date. Year * Month * Day * Data is available up to May 7, Rhode Island High School and College Yearbooks Online Rhode Island High School and College Yearbooks online, for sale and in special collections. Class Rosters, Alumni Lists, Football Programs, Photographs and other nostalgic memorabilia on line.

This is the yearbook of the University of Rhode Island for the school year. Features two interviews, one with Frank Newman, URI's president and one with Margaret Scott. Associate Dean of Students. ; /8 x /4"; pages. When the Library of Congress acquired its unique copy of Franklin's Rhode-Island Almanack for the Year in , it was thought to be the earliest book printed in Rhode Island. Not until , when copies of two religious tracts by John Hammett came to light, was it .


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Tides excepted. / By Joseph Stafford. Franklin published the first Poor Richard's Almanack on Decemand continued to publish new editions for 25 years, bringing him much economic success and popularity.

The almanack sold as many as 10, copies a year. Inupon the death of Franklin's brother, James, Franklin sent copies of Poor Richard's to his widow for free, so that she could.

T hroughout Benjamin Franklin's long and distinguished life, he achieved success and notoriety as a printer, author, postmaster, inventor and scientist, statesman and diplomat, and sage. But perhaps the most memorable contribution Franklin made to Americana was Poor 1733.

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The Rhode-Island Almanack, For the Year of our Lord Christ,(4 separate almanacs sold together). Pamphlet – January 1, Author: Isaac BICKERSTAFF. 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.

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