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Poor Robin 1687

Poor Robin 1687

an almanack of the old and new fashion : wherein the reader may behold (scanning it over with a pair of understanding spectacles) many remarkable things worthy of his choicest observation : containing a two-fold kalendar, viz. the Julian, or English, and the roundheads, or fanaticks, with their several saints-days, and observations upon every month

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Published by Printed for the Company of Stationers in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Almanacs, English,
  • Ephemerides,
  • Astrology -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPoor Robin sixteen eighty-seven
    Statementwritten by Poor Robin ..
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1084:23
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[48] p
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15023363M

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Origins. The earliest volume published under the pseudonym of 'Poor Robin' was an almanac calculated from the meridian of Saffron Walden, which is said to have been originally issued in or It was taken over by the Stationers' Company, and was continued annually by various hands until The identity of its original author has been disputed, but is assigned as William Winstanley by.

Get this from a library. Poor Robin an almanack of the old and new fashion: wherein the reader may behold (scanning it over with a pair of understanding spectacles) many remarkable things worthy of his choicest observation: containing a two-fold kalendar, viz.

the Julian, or English, and the roundheads, or fanaticks, with their several saints-days, and observations upon every month. Life. Born aboutWilliam Winstanley was the second son of William Winstanley of Quendon, Essex, (d.

) by his wife Elizabeth. Henry Winstanley was his nephew. William was sworn in as a freeman of Saffron Walden on 21 April He was for a time a barber in London (Wood, Athenae Oxon.

Bliss, iv. ), but he soon relinquished the razor for the pen. During the Great Plague of London (), William Winstanley veered from his better known roles as arbiter of success and failure in his works of biography or as a comic author under the pseudonym Poor Robin, and instead engaged with his reading audience as a plague writer in the rare book The Christians Refuge: Or Heavenly Antidotes Against the Plague in this Time of Generall Contagion to Cited by: 1.

Franklin took his title from Poor Robin, a famous English almanac, and from Richard Saunders, a well-known almanac publisher. For the maxims of Poor Richard, see pages [75] June 23 and July 7, —Smyth. [76] See "A List of Books written by, or relating to Benjamin Franklin," by Paul Leicester Ford.

—Smyth. Robin leads the Merry Men in a series of adventures, many of which involve outsmarting the Sheriff of Nottingham and robbing from the rich to give money back to the poor.

Book Summary. In Nottingham, England, during the reign of Henrik II, Robin Hood, and his merry companions were residing in the forest of Sherwood. Robin Hood was an outlaw loved by people because of his willingness to help. When he was eighteen years old, he decided to participate in a king’s archery contest, fighting for the beer as a first.

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But Robin said, ‘It's just for a start, I'm going to build on a wing, I'm making the bricks from mud and straw It will all be done by the Spring.' So Rosemary had unpacked her case, And hung her clothes on a hook, Then looked in vain for a tiny shelf, There wasn't even a book.

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Rich Dad Poor Dad is about Robert Kiyosaki and his two dads—his real father (poor dad) and the father of his best friend (rich dad)—and the ways in which both men shaped his. How Robin Hood Came to Live in the Green Wood 1 II. The Meeting of Robin Hood and Little John 7 III.

The Wedding of Allan-a-Dale 19 IV. Robin Hood and the Butcher 29 V. Robin Hood and the Bishop 42 VI. Robin Hood and Maid Marian 56 VII. Robin Hood and the Silver Arrow 68 VIII.

Robin Hood and King Richard 81 IX. The Death of Robin Hood Comments about And What Will Poor Robin Do Then Poor Thing. by Dónall Dempsey Margie Marques (1/12/ PM) As a young child, I would recite this poem to anyone who would listen.

Robin Hood, legendary outlaw hero of a series of English ballads, some of which date from at least as early as the 14th century. Robin Hood was a rebel, and many of the most striking episodes in the tales about him show him and his companions robbing and killing representatives of authority and giving the gains to the poor.

14 hours ago  Robin Stevens, a British-American, was a boarder at Cheltenham Ladies’ College, one of the oldest and poshest boarding schools for girls in England, and like Hazel, she grew up reading books. The Emerald Archer. The Battling Bowman.

The Modern Day Robin Hood. The Archer Superhero. note No, not that one. Green Arrow was originally created by Mort Weisinger and George Papp, and first appeared in More Fun Comics #73 (November, ). Along with his sidekick Speedy, Green Arrow was.Among the books making the rounds on recent “must-read” book lists is White Fragility, by Robin DiAngelo.

In her book, DiAngelo aims to teach white people how to identify their own racism, and. Why a New Robin Hood Arises Every Generation Troubled times always bring out the noble bandit who, in the face of tyranny and corruption, robs from the rich to give back to the people.