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Poor Robin: 1700

Winstanley, William

Poor Robin: 1700

Or, an almanack after a new fashion: wherein the reader may behold, without a pair of ass-trological spectacles, many remarkable observations: together with a two-fold kalendar, viz. the Julian or English, and the round-heads or fanaticks; with their several saints days. To which is added a diary of the weather which shall undoubtedly happen in this kingdom. Written by Poor Robin, Knight of the Burnt Island: a lover of Urania

by Winstanley, William

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Published by printed and sold next door to the Fleece in St. Nicholas-street in Dublin .
Written in English

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

  • Edition Notes

    Poor Robin = William WinstanleySignatures: B 2B⁴ C⁴Reproduction of original in the Folger Shakespeare LibraryWing (CD-ROM, 1996) A2219aAMicrofilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1997. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 2415:28).

    GenreEarly works to 1800
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2415:28
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[32] p
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15434971M

    Robin Hood As a Cultural Phenomenon Robin Hood is a noble outlaw hero who, according to the legend, steals from the rich to help the poor. Robin Hood traditionally portrayed as being dressed in green. He is good at archery and lives in Sherwood Forest, and .


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Poor Robin an almanack of the old and new fashion, or, An ephemeris both in jest and earnest, wherein the reader may find (if he carefully mind what is written herein) many remarkable things worthy of his choicest observation: containing a two-fold calendar, viz.

the old, honest, Julian, or English account, and the round-heads, whimzey-heads, maggot-pated, paper-scull'd, fanaticks, or new account, with.

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