Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758

By: SAUNDERS, Richard; [FRANKLIN, Benjamin]

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The American founder's legendary work in special Heritage Press reprint edition. With the pseudonym of Mr. Franklin (Richard Saunders) represented on title page. Includes illustrations in both color and black & white by Norman Rockwell, and with an introduction by Van Wyck Brooks. With translations of foreign aphorisms and end notes at rear of volume. --- A sizeable quarto, about 12 inches tall. In tan buckram covers w/blindstamped signs of the Zodiac pattern on cover; gilt-stamped titling on spine. Sandglass flyer is not present. --- A bright, firm, complete copy but with slight binder's glue bleed-through at front and rear hinges. Very Good+ slipcase with light scuffing; is structurally sound. ; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall); xiii, 300 pages

Title: Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758

Author Name: SAUNDERS, Richard; [FRANKLIN, Benjamin]

Categories: >>American Society, Life in the US, >>Illustrated Classics, >>American History & Politics,

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Stock No.: 80620