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Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758 by  Benjamin]  Richard; [FRANKLIN - Hardcover - 1964 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 80620)

Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758

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Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758

by SAUNDERS, Richard; [FRANKLIN, Benjamin]

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  • hardcover
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New York: The Heritage Press. Near Fine. 1964. Hardcover. 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 .


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Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years 1733-1758
SAUNDERS, Richard; [FRANKLIN, Benjamin]
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Used - Near Fine
The Heritage Press
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New York
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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).


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