Illustrated with small vignettes above each month in the calendar. Anecdotes, a math/geometry puzzle, a human anatomy lesson, jokes. Information on New England courts, the U. S. government, heads of state of foreign governments, postage rates, population statistics, worthless bank notes, etc. . 12mo. 48 pp. Uncut copy; later stitching. Bug-spotting, foxing. Slight tattering and dog-earing to some leaves. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Leavitt's farmer's almanack and ...
Publisher: John F. Brown
Publication Date: 1851
Book Description Peabody & Daniell, Franklin, New Hampshire, 1851. Pamphlet. Quaker meetings, college commencements, worthless bank-notes, &c. Franklin, N.H.: Peabody & Daniell, (1851). 48 pages. Titlepage engraving Bogert Sc, H. Eastman, Del, monthly engravings, local advertisements. 7.25 x 4.5", stitched. Oversewn, extremities soiled, corners creased, few closed tears, trifle foxed G. Oversewn, extremities soiled, corners creased, few closed tears, trifle foxed G. Bookseller Inventory # 72704
Book Description John F. Brown, Concord. N. H., 1852. Illustrated Wrappers. Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good. Title continued: ".so as to answer for all the New-England States". Calculations according to Time by the Sun. Uncut page edges. Stitching along spine. 47 pages. Monthly calendars showing tides, sun's declination, solar and lunar eclipses, movable feasts of the Church in 1852, farming suggestions based on time of year, judicial courts New England states, postal rates between U.S. and Canada, yearly and quarterly meetings of Friends in New-England, college commencements and vacations, cost of Mexican War, mileage paid to some members of Congress, Capt. Stockton's Great Gun disaster, etc. Bookseller Inventory # 4607