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Goldsmith, 1679. An almanack for the year of our Lord God, 1679. Being the third after leap-year, and from the creation, 5628. : Wherein are contained mainly observations, rules and tables both necessary and useful. With a description of the highways, marts and fairs in England and Wales, the like not extant in any other / calculated by John Goldsmith ; to which is added divers [sic] tables and other useful things which have not been in former years.

Goldsmith, John, active 1678-1679
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Almanack for the year of our Lord God, 1679. Being the third after leap-year


London : Printed by Mary Clark, for the Company of Stationers, 1679.

Physical description

72, 80 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24° (10 cm).


Printed pages of the calendar are interspersed with blanks, then there is a sequence of 80 blank pages.
Title-page and calendar printed in red and black. Two letterpress woodcuts.
Title within double-lined border.

Binding detail

Copy 1. Bound in original vellum with blind-tooled border on covers. Vellum darkened in places and covers slightly warped with edges showing. Clasp hinges attached to back cover but clasps lacking. Bound with blank leaves at front and back.



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