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Fleets' pocket almanack for the year of our Lord 1793 [electronic resource] : Being the first after leap year, and seventeenth of American independence. Calculated chiefly for the use of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston, the metropolis, being in latitude 42 deg. 25 min. north. Longitude 71 deg. 4 min. west from the Royal Observatory at Greenwich. : To which is annexed, the Massachusetts register. &c
Bib ID 3384635
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Boston: : Printed and sold by T. & J. Fleet, at the Bible and Heart in Cornhill., [1792] 
[20], 143, [1] p. ; 14 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 24320.

Notes

Subsequent issues for 1794-96 are entitled: A pocket almanack ... to which is annexed, The Massachusetts register.

Entered by Evans under the publishers, Thomas and John Fleet, who are named in the 1789, 1791, and 1794-96 issues as editors of the register.

The almanac was apparently calculated by Nathanael Low. The eclipse predictions on p. [2] are a version of those in his An astronomical diary or almanack for 1793, also published by Fleet. The calculations on the calendar pages are chiefly identical, but in part vary by one minute. The weather predictions on these pages generally correspond in the two almanacs.

Advertised in the Boston gazette, Nov. 12, 1792, as Fleet's register.

"Fleets Massachusetts register for 1793."--143, [1] p.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 24320

Drake, M. Almanacs, 3494

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. 24320). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Massachusetts -- Registers.
Form/genre Almanacs
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Low, Nathanael, 1740-1808
Also Titled

Massachusetts register. 1793.

Fleets Massachusetts register for 1793.

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