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An astronomical diary, or, almanack for the year of our Lord Christ 1769 [electronic resource] : ... Calculated for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42$ 25' north. ... / By Nathaniel Ames. ; [Fourteen lines of verse]
Bib ID 3360554
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Ames, Nathaniel, 1741-1822
 
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Description Boston: : Printed and sold by the printers and booksellers [i.e., Richard Draper, Edes & Gill, and T. & J. Fleet], at 2s. & 8d. per dozen, & six coppers single., [1768] 
[24] p. ; 18 cm. (8vo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 10817.

Notes

Advertised in the Boston weekly news-letter (R. Draper), Nov. 3, 1768, the Boston gazette (Edes & Gill), Oct. 31, and the Boston evening post (T. & J. Fleet), Nov. 3, as "now in the press, and shortly will be published, and sold by the printers and booksellers in town, and traders in the country." Advertised for sale in the Evening post and the Boston gazette, Nov. 14, and in the Massachusetts gazette (Draper's edition), Nov. 17. One of the pirated editions of Ames issued by this group of printers, and made up to resemble William McAlpine's legitimate edition, but typographically distinguishable from it. Evans takes the printer to be McAlpine, evidently through extrapolation from the McAlpine editions of this and other years.

Iron cutter's and paper maker's advertisements, p. [24].

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 10817

Drake, M. Almanacs, 3172

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 10817). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Form/genre Almanacs  |  Advertisements  |  Advertisements
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.

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