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Bailey's pocket almanac, for the year of our Lord 1789 [electronic resource]
Bib ID 3380368
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Philadelphia: : Printed and sold by Francis Bailey, at Yorick's Head, in Market-Street., [1788] 
[32] p. ; 10 cm. 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 20940.

Notes

The extensive eclipse predictions are identical in wording with those in the Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland and Virginia almanack for 1789 (Baltimore). The latter almanac is presumably by Benjamin Workman, who calculated the preceding and succeeding issues. The few astronomical notes on the calendar pages, with one exception, and the calculations for the moon's rising and setting, are also identical. The other calculations vary slightly for the most part, reflecting the difference in meridian between Baltimore and Philadelphia.

Advertised in the Freeman's journal, Nov. 19, 1788.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 20940

Drake, M. Almanacs, 10240

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. 20940). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Pennsylvania -- Registers.
Form/genre Almanacs
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Workman, Benjamin

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