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Mills and Hicks's British and American register, with an almanack for the year 1774; [electronic resource] : Being the second after bissextile or leap-year. Calculated for the use of all the New-England provinces
Bib ID 3370890
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Boston: : Printed by Mills and Hicks, at their printing-office in School-Street, next door to Cromwell's-Head., [1774] 
108 p. ; 13 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 12869.

Notes

The register includes Great-Britain, the New England colonies, and Nova Scotia.

Advertised by Mills and Hicks in the Massachusetts gazette and the Boston post-boy and advertiser, Jan. 10, 1774.

In the almanac (p. 12-24) the eclipse predictions and the calendar page calculations duplicate those in Bickerstaff's Boston almanack for ... 1774, also published by Mills and Hicks, which is attributed to Benjamin West. See Nichols, C.L. "Notes on the almanacs of Massachusetts." Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society, n.s. 22 (1912): 34-35, and the Dictionary of American biography.

Errors in paging: p. 31, 74 misnumbered 13, 47.

Booksellers' advertisement, p. 108.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 12869

Drake, M. Almanacs, 3235

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. 12869). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Registers.  |  Great Britain -- Registers.  |  Massachusetts -- Registers.
Form/genre Almanacs  |  Booksellers' advertisements
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors West, Benjamin, 1730-1813

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