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Selections from the sayings of Poor Richard

Benjamin Franklin

Selections from the sayings of Poor Richard

orginally printed in Poor Richard"s almanack for 1738-1758.

by Benjamin Franklin

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Published by The Comet Press, Inc. in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in


Edition Notes

ContributionsComet Press, Brooklyn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS749.A6 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination[38] p.
Number of Pages38
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6400698M
LC Control Number40008272
OCLC/WorldCa4342214

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  Poor Richard's proverbs, adages, and maxims were sometimes original, sometimes not; they were a popular vehicle for Franklin's pragmatic, tolerant, cheerful wit and philosophy. Following is a selection from among the hundreds of sayings and commentaries by "Poor Richard." The poor have little, beggars none, the rich too much, enough not one. A fascinating compilation of weather forecasts, recipes, jokes, and aphorisms, Poor Richard's Almanack debuted in This new edition presents hundreds of Franklin's maxims, along with selections from the Letters, Autobiography, and Franklin's Way to Wealth. An ideal resource for writers, public speakers, and students, this practical, charming little book will delight all readers with its.


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The name Poor Richard was adapted from another British almanac, Poor Robin which was first published in The pseudonym Richard Saunders was initially distinct from Franklin but throughout the years it became linked with Franklin’s character.

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by BENJAMIN FRANKLIN Selections from the apothegms and proverbs, with a brief sketch of the life of Benjamin Franklin.