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The Resource Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved : to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short

Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved : to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short

Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved : to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short
Title
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved
Title remainder
to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short
Title variation
Poor Richard improved
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved : to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date inferred from inscription in UCLA copy dated 1839.
  • Engraving: frontispiece portrait of Franklin
  • Wood engravings: text illustrations
  • Way to wealth first published in Poor Richard's almanac for 1758; separately issued in 1760 under title: Father Abraham's speech; cf. NUC pre-1956 183:136
  • Printing error: page 32 misnumbered 23
  • "How to make much of a little" by Bob Short: p. [27]-33
  • Cf. Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography, 156
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 421
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 488
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 422
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
33, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Publisher's yellow printed stiff wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Inscription dated January 1st 1839 on upper inner wrapper.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31950628
  • ucoclc31950628
Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, Poor Richard improved : to which is added How to make much of a little, by Bob Short
Publication
Note
  • Approximate date inferred from inscription in UCLA copy dated 1839.
  • Engraving: frontispiece portrait of Franklin
  • Wood engravings: text illustrations
  • Way to wealth first published in Poor Richard's almanac for 1758; separately issued in 1760 under title: Father Abraham's speech; cf. NUC pre-1956 183:136
  • Printing error: page 32 misnumbered 23
  • "How to make much of a little" by Bob Short: p. [27]-33
  • Cf. Ford, P.L. Franklin bibliography, 156
  • Cf. Osborne Coll., p. 421
  • Cf. Rosenbach, A.S.W. Children's books, 488
  • Cf. Welch, D.A. Amer. children's books, 422
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
33, [1] p., [1] leaf of plates
Note
  • Publisher's yellow printed stiff wrappers; publisher's advertisement on lower wrapper.
  • Inscription dated January 1st 1839 on upper inner wrapper.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)31950628
  • ucoclc31950628

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