The Epicure's Almanack
provides a clear sense of how London's dining-out patterns have changed over time.
Wisden is delighted to add its own tribute to an exceptional career in this year's Almanack
." W ISDEN, which has a segment dedicated to Tendulkar's farewell, adds: "Tendulkar played Test matches in front of the most demanding fans in the world for 24 years." The almanack
also compared Tendulkar's record with two greats of the new generation, England skipper Alastair Cook and Australia captain Michael Clarke.
WISDEN Cricketers' Almanack
2012 is available in bookshops now in hardback (price pounds 50), soft cover (pounds 50) and large format (pounds 60) editions.
Elsewhere in this year's almanack
, International Cricket Council world number one Test batsman Virender Sehwag unsurprisingly retains his place at the top of Wisden's list too.
Tanto que Isaac Balonchard, o primeiro fundidor presente nas paginas do Almanack
Laemmert de 1844, assim se apresentava no Jornal do Comercio de 3 de janeiro de 1844:
But you can find it at The Almanack
in Kenilworth, Warwickshire.
Bloomsbury has announced that has acquired the publishers of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack
, John Wisden & Co.
Silent Cal's Almanack
: The Homespun Wit and Wisdom of Vermont's Calvin Coolidge is an absorbing compendium of eloquent, pithy, insightful, and intelligent quotes from Calvin Coolidge, a.k.a.
Richard Thompson spoofed newspaper comic polls in his latest "Richard's Poor Almanack
" cartoon for The Washington Post.
Winthrop's note also points to the close connections between printing and the Atlantic World: Glover, the newly-retained English printer, died "of a fever" on the voyage from London (leaving scholars to debate who operated the press in his absence), and the title of the Almanack
Calculated for New England, by Mr Peirce, Mariner, advertised the nautical connections of its author.
The book includes a timeline of events in Franklin's life, a list of some of his inventions, and funny, sayings from Franklin s book, Poor Richard's Almanack