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A Pocket almanack for the year of our Lord 1785 [electronic resource] : Being the first after leap year, and the ninth of American independence. Calculated for the use of the commonwealth of Massachusetts, in latitude 42. 30. north. Longitude 69. 23. w. from London
Bib ID 3391387
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description Boston: : Printed and sold by T. & J. Fleet, at the Bible and Heart in Cornhill., [1784] 
[24], 84 p. ; 14 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 18469.

Notes

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 probably calculated by Nathanael Low. The notes on eclipses are practically identical with those in his An astronomical diary or almanack for 1785, also published by Fleet. The calculations on the calendar pages are identical in part and in part vary slightly.

Advertised in the Boston gazette, Nov. 15, 1784.

"A register for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts."--84 p., 2nd count.

Publisher's advertisement, p. 52.

"The definitive treaty between Great Britain and the United States of America; sign'd at Paris, Sept. 3, 1783."--p. 53-58.

"Alterations and additions"--p. 82.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Evans 18469

Drake, M. Almanacs, 3348

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. 18469). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Massachusetts -- Registers.
Form/genre Almanacs  |  Booksellers' advertisements
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Low, Nathanael, 1740-1808

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