Father Abraham"s almanack, (on an entire new plan.) For the year of our Lord, 1759. ... To which is added, an exact and nice representation of His Majesty the King of Prussia, done on a folio copper plate ... Likewise, an exact plan of Louisbourg, with a succinct account ...

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Published by Printed by and for H. Gaine, at the Bible & Crown, in Hanover-Square; where may be had Hutchins"s, and the New-York pocket-almanack, greatly enlarged, for 1759. in New-York .

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Subjects:

  • Frederick -- II, -- King of Prussia, -- 1712-1786 -- Portraits.,
  • Louisbourg (N.S.) -- History -- Siege, 1758.,
  • Louisbourg (N.S.) -- Maps.

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StatementBy Abraham Weatherwise, gent.
GenreMaps.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 8282.
ContributionsWeatherwise, Abraham., J. M., Dawkins, Henry, d. 1786?
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[40] p., [3] leaves of plates (1 folded)
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15474186M

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Paperback Inthe final edition of the Almanack contained the preface, "Father Abraham's Sermon," contains veritable wisdom for the benefit of the reader, and the publisher prefers the original : Benjamin Franklin. FATHER ABRAHAM'S ALMANACK FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD ; Being the Third after Leap-Year containing The Motions of the Sun and Moon the true Places and Aspects of the Planets; the Rising and setting of the Sun, And the Rising, Setting and Southing of the Moon.

By Abraham. Astronomical calculations by David Hale, Printer varies Some issues published in several printings Issue for printed in Lancaster, Pa Title from cover Title history: Father Abraham's almanack.

Father Abraham’s Pocket Almanack for the year ; Fitted to the Use of Pennsylvania, and the neighbouring Provinces. Containing a great Variety of useful Lists and Tables. Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by John Dunlap at the Newest Printing-Office, in Market-street.

[(23 of) 24]pp. + [12]ll., interleaved blanks. 12mo. (4 x 2¼ inches). The Philadelphia series of almanacs entitled Father Abraham's, by "Abraham Weatherwise," give David Rittenhouse as their calculator on the title pages of the issues for Subsequent issues do not have this statement, but the entire series through is attributed to Rittenhouse by Evans through extension, without further justification.

Father Abraham's almanack, for the year of our Lord Fitted to the latitude of forty degrees, and a meridian of near five hours west from London. [Abraham Weatherwise; Henry Dawkins;].

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The Hour Father Abrahams almanack Sale not being come, they were conversing on the Badness of the Times, and one of the Company call'd to a plain clean old Man, with white Locks, Pray, Father Abraham. The Way to Wealth is an essay written by Benjamin Franklin in It is a collection of adages and advice presented in Poor Richard's Almanac during its first 25 years of publication, organized into a speech given by "Father Abraham" to a group of people.

Many of the phrases Father Abraham quotes continue to be familiar ation date:"The Way to Wealth"Read. Edition of Poor Richard's Almanack Poor Richard's Almanack (sometimes Almanac) was a yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders" for this purpose.

The publication appeared continually from to The notes are basically the same, but with many additions and omissions in Father Abraham. The eclipse calculations are by a different calculator.

Though the Tobler almanacs issued after his death in have been attributed to his son John, the publisher's preface to the South Carolina and Georgia almanack for (Savannah) states that Tobler's calculations had then been completed up to As an introduction to the world of Hebrew thought, Our Father Abraham is biblical, historical, and cultural in nature.

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[Almanac] Father Abraham’s Almanack, For the Year of Our Lord ; Fitted to the Latitude of Forty Degrees, and a Meridian of near five Hours West from London. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by John Dunlap, []. Printed wraps. Woodcut illustration plus tables of astronomical calculations by David Rittenhouse.

12mo. |a The Father Abrahams almanack series of almanacs entitled Father Abraham's, by "Abraham Weatherwise," give David Rittenhouse as their calculator on the title pages of the issues for Subsequent issues do not have this statement, but the entire series through is attributed to Rittenhouse by Evans through extension, without further justification.

Father. Abraham's SPEECH To a great Number of Peo- ple, at a Vendue of Mer- chant-Goods ; Introduced to the P U B L I C K by ^ Poor Richard^ I A famous Pennsylvania Conjurer, and Almanack-Maker, In Anfwer to the following Questions. • Pray^ leather Abraham, ^^uhat think yen of the 'Times.

And he called out, ‘Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus to dip the end of his finger in water and cool my tongue, for I am in anguish in this flame.’ Berean Study Bible So he cried out, ‘Father Abraham, have mercy on me and send Lazarus to dip the tip of his finger in water and cool my tongue.

For I am in agony in this fire.’. This small book is a collection of sayings, most of which are the original thoughts of Benjamin Franklin. The sayings were originally published in a series of yearly booklets known as "Poor Richard's Almanack" between the years of Franklin's sayings are often self-explanatory and are just as true today as they were when they were written.

The book’s conceit is that Franklin’s alter-ego Richard overhears an old man (Father Abraham) quoting his favorite parts from the Almanack to a group gathered together before an auction. As such, the farmer gives a kind of fast-and-furious greatest hits of aphorisms, tied together by the themes of Industry, Care, Frugality, and Knowledge.

Benjamin Franklin was one of the founding fathers of the United States. He was a gifted author, printer, politician, scientist, inventor, statesman, and diplomat. One of his accomplishments was authoring Poor Richard's Almanack, a book that provided weather forecasts.

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Written and published by Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard’s Almanack was a best-selling yearly miscellany that ran between and Franklin is now known primarily for being one of the Founding Fathers of the United States, but before he was a lauded statesman and inventor, he first came to prominence as a publisher and printer.

"The Way to Wealth" is an essay written by Benjamin Franklin in It is a collection of adages and advice presented in Poor Richard's Almanac during its first 25 years of publication, organized into a speech given by "Father Abraham" to a group of people/5. Terah or Terach (Hebrew: תֶּרַח – Teraḥ, in pausa תָּרַח – Táraḥ, "ibex, wild goat" or "wanderer; loiterer"; Greek: Θάρα – Thára) is a biblical figure in the Book of Genesis, son of Nahor, son of Serug and father of the Patriarch Abraham, all descendants of Shem's son is mentioned in the Hebrew Bible (GenesisJoshua and 1 Chronicles 1 Born: Ur of the Chaldees, Sumer, present-day Iraq.

Section 7: The Way to Wealth. For the Preface to the edition of Poor Richard’s Almanack, Franklin strung together many of the proverbs that he had previously used in his almanacs to create a curious Richard goes to the market, where he hears an old man called Father Abraham preaching to the assembled crowd, quoting the proverbs of Poor Richard on the virtues of industry.

Father Abraham's Sermon Paperback – Dec 15 IN I first publish'd my Almanack, under the name of Richard Saunders; it was continu'd by me about twenty-five years, commonly call'd Poor Richard's Almanac. I endeavour'd to make it both entertaining and useful, and it accordingly came to be in such demand, that I reap'd considerable Author: Benjamin Franklin.

In Poor Richard’s Almanack, the characters Richard Saunders and Father Abraham are an example of Franklin’s use of _____. A.) alliteration B.).

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Buy Father Abraham's Sermon by Franklin, Benjamin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Benjamin Franklin. Book of Jasher, Chapter 23 1 At that time the word of the Lord came to Abraham, and he said unto him, Abraham, and he said, Here I am.

2 And he said to him, Take now thy son, thine only son whom thou lovest, even Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which shall be shown to thee, for there wilt thou see a cloud and the glory of.

What was Poor Richards comment back to Father Abraham's advice. " The People heard it, and approved the Doctrine, and immediately practiced the contrary, just as if it had been a common Sermon." What does, " Geniuos without education is like silver in a mine".

Book, Online in English Father Abraham's speech to a great number of people, at a vendue of merchant-goods introduced to the publick by Poor Richard, (a famous conjurer and almanack-maker) in answer to the following questions, Pray, Father Abraham, what think you of the times.

Salvation for Zion 1 “Listen to Me, you who pursue righteousness, you who seek the LORD: Look to the rock from which you were cut, and to the quarry from which you were hewn.

2 Look to Abraham your father, and to Sarah who bore you. When I called him, he was but one; then I blessed him and multiplied him.

3 For the LORD will comfort Zion and will look with compassion on all her ruins; He. Father Abraham had many Sons - Kids Praise & Worship Bible Song. Abraham Hasbrouck, the keeper of diary, was their first son.

One of the series of tragedies in Abraham Hasbrouck’s life was noted in his diary in early When he was entering his 17th year, Abraham’s father Joseph died leaving a widow with eleven children, aged 2 to Joshua said to all the people, “Thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, ‘From ancient times your fathers lived beyond the River, namely, Terah, the father of Abraham and the father of Nahor, and they served other gods.

Then I took your father Abraham from beyond the River, and led him through all the land of Canaan, and multiplied his descendants and gave him Isaac. Father Abraham had many sons.

Many sons had Father Abraham. I am one of them and so are you. So let's all praise the Lord. Right arm, left arm, right foot, left foot, Chin up, turn around, sit.

Father Abraham's speech was republished separately under the title, The Way To Wealth, one of the most popular publications in nineteenth-century America. Franklin's treatise was reprinted in multiple editions and in several languages and distributed in America and around the world.

Complete summary of Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanack. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of Poor Richard's Almanack. To answer this question it is necessary to read Benjamin Franklin (Father Abraham) The Way to Wealth.

On a certain part of the essay, father Abraham starts advising and He mentions taxes and then talks about some heavier taxes able to ruin people. He mentions pride, idleness, and folly. Those three are heavier than the taxes the Government charges. Poor Charlie's Almanack.

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Everything familiar was to be left behind, and that included his religion. We do not know what Abraham knew about the true God at that point, but it is likely that he had received some instruction from his.

Abraham first appears in the Bible in Genesiswhich says that Terah, a descendant of Noah’s son Shem, begets three children: Abram, Nahor, and Haran.

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The first of the famous Weatherwise series, which were copied in other states. The calculations were made by David Rittenhouse, a noted astronomer, and the issues were filled with cuts of merit.

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