Author - Ben Franklin, Poor Richard Almanac Medium or material - ink and paper Dimensions in inches - 5 x 7 Identifying marks or signatures - pics of Cover (front and back including the binding) and every page (except for pp 10,11, 26, 27) Country of origin - America Period and style - Thomas Y. Crowell Co. began publishing books in 1876 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Y._Crowell_Co. ) Number of items in a set or service - one
My father acquired it.
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The presented object appears to be a version of the "Poor Richard" almanac by Benjamin Franklin printed and published by Thomas Y. Crowell in New York around 1900.
Comparable objects were recently offered and sold on the international auction market. This piece is in medium condition and there is no serious damage visible in the images provided.
A fair market estimation would be between 10 to 20 USD.
This estimate is based on actual recent past recorded auction sales of comparable items. Retail "asking prices" can be higher and may vary.
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