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The Resource Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"

Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"

Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"
Title
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"
Title variation
"Poor Richard improved"
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CLU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Price one shilling."
  • Half-title: frontispiece verso
  • The way to wealth was first published in Poor Richard's almanac for 1758 and separately issued in 1760 under title: Father Abraham's speech; cf. NUC pre-1956 imprints 183:136
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title-page vignette, text illustrations
  • Caption title: The way to wealth
  • Includes introduction
  • "Advice to a young tradesman, from an old one. By Dr. Benjamin Franklin": p. [37]-43; "Pro bono publico. A new way of paying old debts": p. [45]-53
  • 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
53 p.
Note
  • Publisher's blue printed stiff wrappers; illustration on lower wrapper.
  • Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32058185
  • ucoclc32058185
Label
Franklin's Way to wealth, or, "Poor Richard improved"
Publication
Note
  • "Price one shilling."
  • Half-title: frontispiece verso
  • The way to wealth was first published in Poor Richard's almanac for 1758 and separately issued in 1760 under title: Father Abraham's speech; cf. NUC pre-1956 imprints 183:136
  • Wood engravings: frontispiece, title-page vignette, text illustrations
  • Caption title: The way to wealth
  • Includes introduction
  • "Advice to a young tradesman, from an old one. By Dr. Benjamin Franklin": p. [37]-43; "Pro bono publico. A new way of paying old debts": p. [45]-53
  • 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
53 p.
Note
  • Publisher's blue printed stiff wrappers; illustration on lower wrapper.
  • Ex libris Bernard M. Meeks.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)32058185
  • ucoclc32058185

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