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The Resource Poor Richard's almanack, by Benjamin Franklin (Richard Saunders, philomath) : selections from the prefaces, apothegms, and rimes, with a facsimile in reduction of the almanack for 1733 ; edited by Benjamin E. Smith

Poor Richard's almanack, by Benjamin Franklin (Richard Saunders, philomath) : selections from the prefaces, apothegms, and rimes, with a facsimile in reduction of the almanack for 1733 ; edited by Benjamin E. Smith

Label
Poor Richard's almanack
Title
Poor Richard's almanack
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Franklin (Richard Saunders, philomath) : selections from the prefaces, apothegms, and rimes, with a facsimile in reduction of the almanack for 1733 ; edited by Benjamin E. Smith
Creator
Contributor
Binding designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CTB
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The thumb-nail series
Label
Poor Richard's almanack, by Benjamin Franklin (Richard Saunders, philomath) : selections from the prefaces, apothegms, and rimes, with a facsimile in reduction of the almanack for 1733 ; edited by Benjamin E. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series title taken from article (with checklist) by Sue Allen. Cf. Sue Allen, "The Century thumb-nail series: a case history in edition bookbinding," Fine Print 92 (1982), v. 8, no. 1, p. 15-18
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
221, [26] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 38. Tan sheep, with titling and astrological/agricultural motifs blind-stamped on front and back covers; all edges gilt; tan, brown and orange marbled endpapers. Probably designed by Blanche McManus. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)86074652
  • ucoclc86074652
Label
Poor Richard's almanack, by Benjamin Franklin (Richard Saunders, philomath) : selections from the prefaces, apothegms, and rimes, with a facsimile in reduction of the almanack for 1733 ; edited by Benjamin E. Smith
Publication
Note
Series title taken from article (with checklist) by Sue Allen. Cf. Sue Allen, "The Century thumb-nail series: a case history in edition bookbinding," Fine Print 92 (1982), v. 8, no. 1, p. 15-18
Dimensions
14 cm.
Extent
221, [26] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of a collection (Collection 1607). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Gullans-Espey Collection of Designer Bookbindings. Item is in box 38. Tan sheep, with titling and astrological/agricultural motifs blind-stamped on front and back covers; all edges gilt; tan, brown and orange marbled endpapers. Probably designed by Blanche McManus. Gift of Charles Gullans and John Espey, 1986.
Other physical details
ill., port.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)86074652
  • ucoclc86074652

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