Poor Richard’s Almanack was published yearly by Benjamin Franklin under the pseudonym of “Poor Richard” or “Richard Saunders”. The publication appeared continually from 1732 to 1758. It was a best seller for a pamphlet published in the American colonies; print runs reached more than 10,000 per year.
This 91 page booklet contains a selection of writings and saying from Poor Richards Almanack from 1733-1758.
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