The Resource Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;, introduced to the public by Poor Richard, (a famous Pennsylvania conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Won't these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be ever able to pay them? What would you advise us to?, (electronic resource)

Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;, introduced to the public by Poor Richard, (a famous Pennsylvania conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Won't these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be ever able to pay them? What would you advise us to?, (electronic resource)

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Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;
Title
Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;
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introduced to the public by Poor Richard, (a famous Pennsylvania conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Won't these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be ever able to pay them? What would you advise us to?
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Language
eng
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Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B2128
  • 41123
  • 2158
  • 718
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut (suppl.)
  • Johnson, H.A. New London
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1706-1790
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Franklin, Benjamin
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Wealth
  • Success
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Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;, introduced to the public by Poor Richard, (a famous Pennsylvania conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Won't these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be ever able to pay them? What would you advise us to?, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/41123
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • A collection of the sayings of Poor Richard, presented in the form of a speech, and variously known as Father Abraham's speech, The way to wealth, and La science du Bonhomme Richard. First published as the introduction to Poor Richard's almanac for 1758
  • Signed on p. 20: Richard Saunders
  • Date of publication supplied by Johnson
  • "The two sinners, the Pope, and the Devil"--p. 21-23, in verse; and "An infallible cure for love"--p. 24
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000303237
Dimensions
15 cm.
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unknown
Extent
24 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
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(Sirsi) 000303237
Label
Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods;, introduced to the public by Poor Richard, (a famous Pennsylvania conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray Father Abraham, what think you of the times? Won't these heavy taxes quite ruin the country? How shall we be ever able to pay them? What would you advise us to?, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/41123
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • A collection of the sayings of Poor Richard, presented in the form of a speech, and variously known as Father Abraham's speech, The way to wealth, and La science du Bonhomme Richard. First published as the introduction to Poor Richard's almanac for 1758
  • Signed on p. 20: Richard Saunders
  • Date of publication supplied by Johnson
  • "The two sinners, the Pope, and the Devil"--p. 21-23, in verse; and "An infallible cure for love"--p. 24
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000303237
Dimensions
15 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
24 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000303237

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