Poor Job, 1754. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1754.

... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina.

Publisher: Printed and sold by James Franklin, at the printing-office under the town-school-house. in Newport [R.I.]

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StatementBy Job Shepherd, philom. ; [Two lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 7117.
ContributionsShepherd, Job., Franklin, James, 1732?-1762.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[24] p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17690847M

The Farmer’s Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord Salem, Mass.: Printed [by Nathaniel and John Coverly] for, and sold by the booksellers, The Federal Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord, Boston: Printed and sold by J. White and C. Cambridge near Charles River Bridge, The Federal Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord, THE Book of Job opens with an imaginary discussion between the Lord and Satan as to the true character of Job. Satan hates him because he is good, and envies him because he is a favorite {p. 94} of the Lord, who expresses unbounded faith in his steadfastness to religious principles. Poor Richard's Almanack, PREFACE by Mistress SAUNDERS. Dear Readers, My good Man set out last Week for Potowmack, to visit an old Stargazer of his Acquaintance, and see about a little Place for us to settle and end our Days on. He left the Copy of his Almanack seal'd up, and bid me send it . Job lived for years after the events recorded in the book (). The age of Job, who lived to be about years old, would place him at the time of Abraham, who lived to be years old. Another indication that Job lived early in history is the fact that his wealth is measured in terms of livestock (; ) rather than in terms of.

In the Year of our Lord, One Thousand Seven Hundred and Eighty-Seven. An Act describing the Disqualifications to which Persons shall be subjected, who have been, or may be guilty of Treason, or giving Aid or Support to the present Rebellion, and to whom a Pardon may be extended. Boston: Adams & Nourse, HBS $2,   FRANKLIN, Benjamin, (uncle of Franklin Davenport), a Delegate from Pennsylvania; born in Boston, Mass., Janu ; attended the Boston Grammar School one year; was instructed in elementary branches by a private tutor; employed in a tallow chandlery for two years; learned the art of printing, and after working at his trade in Boston, Philadelphia, and London established himself in. Poor Richard’s Almanack sold s copies a year — a big number in those days — and helped make Franklin a household name. Meanwhile, in , Franklin started a group called the Junto, which he described as a Club for mutual Improvement. First, they knew God is our Father-- cf. Isaiah "Even if Abraham were not to know us or Israel to acknowledge us, You, Lord, are our Father." And Hosea 1: "Out of Egypt I have called.

"Poor Richard: the almanacks for the years , by Franklin, Benjamin A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The point of the book of Job is to teach us that the mystery of evil is a mystery of a war-torn and unfathomably complex creation, not the mystery of God’s all-controlling will. Given how Christians are yet inclined to look for a divine reason behind catastrophes and personal tragedies.   Poor R. SAUNDERS. He is no clown that drives the plow, but he that doth clownish things. If you know how to spend less than you get, you have the Philosophers-Stone. The good Paymaster is Lord of another man’s Purse. Fish & Visitors stink in 3 days. He that has neither fools, whores nor beggars among his kindred, is the son of a thunder-gust.

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Get this from a library. Poor Job, An almanack for the year of our Lord Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island ; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. [Job Shepherd; James Franklin;]. The covers or title page for almost all of these Almanac collections have their dates clearly marked on them, yet their publication date posted are upwards of years prior to the publication date.

This one shows a date of yet says it was published in That's a 26 year time : Page - Where, on the certificate of the medical officer of health or of any two medical practitioners, it appears to any local authority that any house or part thereof is in such a filthy or unwholesome condition that the health of any person is affected or endangered thereby, or that the whitewashing cleansing or purifying of any house or part thereof would tend to prevent or check Reviews: 2.

Almanack Year Our Lord. Morrow's Almanack for the Year of Our Lord Poor Job Rascoe, Philom.) W. Morrow & Company. Condition: Poor. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In poor condition, suitable as a reading 1754. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1754.

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Poor Joe's Texas State Almanack: Newly Calculated For The Year Of Our LordBeing The First After Bissextile, or Leap Year and Until the Fourth Of July: The st Year of American Independence Published by Crabapple Press ().

The Virginia almanack, for the year of our Lord Adapted to the latitude and meridian of Richmond. / Published: () The Good old Virginia almanack, for the year of our Lord, Published: () The Farmers' almanack for the year of our Lord, Published: ().

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Poor Richard, An Almanack For the Year of ChristBy Richard Saunders, Philom. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by B.

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Philadelphia: Printed and sold by B. Franklin, at the New Printing-Office near the Market. (Reprinted from the copy of the first impression in the Rosenbach Foundation.

A copy of the third impression is in Historical Society of Pennsylvania.). The Essex almanack, for the year of our Lord Christ : calculated for the meridian of Salem in New-England.

Father Abraham's almanack, (on an entire new plan), for the year of our Lord / by Abraham Weatherwise. Poor Job: an almanack, for the year of Our Lord : fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island / by Job : Kelli Hansen.

The Book of Job, book of Hebrew scripture that is often counted among the masterpieces of world literature. It is found in the third section of the biblical canon known as the Ketuvim (“Writings”).

The book’s theme is the eternal problem of unmerited suffering, and it is named after its central. The National Clay Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord Being the First After Leap Year (Classic Reprint) [Smith, Seth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The National Clay Almanack, for the Year of Our Lord Being the First After Leap Year (Classic Reprint). Ward's almanack for the year of Our Lord being the third after bissextile or leap year: calculated for the meridian of Halifax in Nova-Scotia, but will.

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SparkNotes is here for you with everything you need to ace (or teach!) online classes while you're social distancing. Poor Richard's Almanack is one of Benjamin Franklin's most charming creations. He delighted in cloaking his writing behind a variety of literary personas, and Richard Saunders remains one of his most beloved, although some critics have complained that Poor Richard reveals the shallow materialism at the heart of Franklin's homespun philosophy and, by extension, at the heart of America itself.

Newburyport Mass.: Printed and Sold by John Mycall, and Draper & Folsom of Boston -- Sold also by the Shopkeepers Paper has darkened considerably and their is occasional staining and a couple of ink notations.

Loss to the lower forecorner of the first leaf costing a few words on both sides. Trimmed close at all edges but with no resulting loss of text. Buy Poor Richard, an Almanack: For the Year of Christ by Franklin, Ben (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().

Poor Richard's Almanack Benjamin Franklin Rocket Edition by Jon Craft HTML conversion Sep Poor Richard Improved Poor Richard Improved Poor Richard Improved Poor Richard Improved any of his Performances after this Year, I think my self free to take up the Task, and request a share of.

On this day in history, DecemBen Franklin publishes the first Poor Richard's in would publish the almanac for the next 25 years, becoming rich and famous in the process.

Poor Richard's Almanac contained weather predictions, witty sayings, poems, proverbs, astronomical information, math exercises, epigrams (clever sayings), calendar information, etc. The Bay Psalm Book, as it is known, is essentially sacred text to be sung during the liturgy.

A committee of thirty learned elders, including John Cotton, Richard Mather, and John Eliot, set about the task of creating a new translation of the Hebrew psalms into.

Author: The Book of Job does not specifically name its author. The most likely candidates are Job, Elihu, Moses, and Solomon. Date of Writing: The date of the authorship of the Book of Job would be determined by the author of the Book of Job. If Moses was. Poor Richard’s Almanack continued to flourish through the work of other hands even after Franklin ended his involvement (Complete Poor Richard’s Almanacks, v-xxi).

In his autobiography, Franklin characterized his almanac as “a proper vehicle for conveying instruction among the common people, who bought scarcely any other books.”. Job (pronounced "jobe"), was a rich farmer living in the land of Uz, somewhere northeast of Palestine.

Some Bible scholars debate whether he was an actual person or legend, but Job is mentioned as a historical figure by the prophet Ezekial (Ezekial20) and in the book of James ().Author: Jack Zavada. Poor Richard's Almanack, Courteous and kind Reader, This is the fifth Time I have appear'd in Publick, chalking out the future Year for my honest Countrymen, and foretelling what shall, and what may, and what may not come to pass; in which I have the Pleasure.

Job's final speech in his own defense is probably where the book originally ended. The skeptical character of the symposium, with its challenge to time-honored views, most likely would have kept the Book of Job out of the canon of Old Testament writings had some additions not.

At the end of the Book of Job we see that “the Lord is very compassionate and merciful” (Jam_). We also learn that sometimes, at least, wrongs are made right in this life.

Job’s patience in suffering vindicated God. Job’s patience proved Satan to be a false accuser and liar. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Poor Will's Almanack For Sincea Traditional Guide to Living in at the best online. The book of Job was written years before Moses in a land east of Edam.

The Pentateuch (the first five books by Moses) would have been written after the time of the Patriarchs, so Job would be, by default, the oldest book in the Bible. Job is a.1 The Book of Job Forward: (Or perhaps this is an at least partially an afterward because I write this after I have completed half of the melding together of Roger Hahn’s online CRI/Voice Bible Study and the excerpts from John C.l.

Gibson’s Job.)File Size: 8MB.There is no question that the book was already written by the second century BCE, since an Aramaic translation of the Book of Job was discovered among the Dead Sea Scrolls.

Open gallery view The Book of Job has aspects that seem to predate the Babylonian Exile that began in BCE, and elements that seem to post-date the exile.