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The New York farmer's almanac, for the year of our Lord 1818

Young, David, 1781-1852.
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[1817]

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Publication/Creation

New-York : Printed and published by Charles N. Baldwin No. 1 Chamber, corner of Chatham-Street, [1817]

Physical description

36 unnumbered pages : illustrations (woodcuts) ; 18 cm

Notes

The calculations and notes on the calendar pages, and the eclipse calculations, duplicate those in The Citizen & farmer's almanac for 1818 (Shaw & Shoemaker 40476), which is calculated for the meridian of Morristown, New Jersey; except that a column for the sun's declination replaces one for the moon's southing
Page [29] includes an advertisement for the astronomical calculations of David Young, and p. [36] an advertisement for Grant Thorburn, "seedsman and florist." Steamboat schedules appear on p. [29] and [32]
Woodcut title vignette. The Anatomy (sig. [A]1v) is the only other illustration
Signatures: [A]² B-E⁴/² F⁴
NLM copy: unbound; stabbed; with a few contemporary MS. markings. DNLM
NLM copy bound with: Conway, W. T. Certificates [Boston? 1817?]. DNLM

Publications note

Drake, M. Almanacs 6486
Shaw & Shoemaker 41639

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This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)
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