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In History of the United States

Who published Poor Richard's Almanack?

The series Poor Richard's Almanack was an annual publication by Benjamin Franklin, beginning in 1732. The almanac, written under the pseudonym "Richard Saunders", was publishe ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

Is the story Poor Richard's Almanack an oral tradition?

I am a students of the university of Panama and I am studying literature and I have a presentation in power point about Benjamin Franklin, I am an old lady so I need help with ( Full Answer )
In History of the United States

What was the poor Richard's almanack function?

It was an almanak, which means that it contained weather forecasts and farming info. However, his also contained wit, wisdom, and witticism.
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When was Wisden Cricketers' Almanack founded?

The Wisden Cricketeers' Almanac was originally founded in 1864 by John Wisden as a competitor to another Cricketer book written by Fred Lillywhite. The Wisden Cricketers' Alma ( Full Answer )