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The American almanack for the year of Christian account 1732

The American almanack for the year of Christian account 1732

... Fitted to the latitude of 40 degrees north, and a meridian of five hours west from London, but may, without sensible error, serve the adjacent places even from Newfoundland to South Carolina.

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Published by Printed and sold by Andrew Bradford, at the sign of the Bible in Second-Street, Philadelphia. in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Titan Leeds, philomat.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 39961.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[24] p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15455310M

History of publishing - History of publishing - Spread of education and literacy: The great increase in available reading matter after about both resulted from and promoted the spread of education to the middle classes, especially to women. The wider readership is reflected among the middle classes by the rich development of the prose novel in the 18th century and, among the less well-to. This wonderful, and historic book: Poor Richard: The Almanacks for the Years is a gem. Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanacks, are a classic of American letters and were, in their day, an immensely popular and influential publication/5.

This collection contains copies of correspondence from Benjamin Franklin to his sister, Jane Franklin Mecom, as well as to others. There is also a copy of an essay by Benjamin Franklin relating to heat and cold in , the settlement of accounts in between Benjamin Franklin and David Hall at the end of their printing partnership, and an inventory of Benjamin Franklin's estate in The Jay I. Kislak collection, housed in the Rare Book and Special Collections Reading Room, encompasses more than three thousand rare books, maps, manuscripts, historic documents, artifacts, and works of art related to early American history and the cultures of Florida, the Caribbean, and Mesoamerica. It is considered among the finest collections of its kind in the world, one that brings.

Book: "Poor Richard's Almanack" ( -first edition) Summary: A yearly almanac published by Benjamin Franklin, who adopted the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders" for this purpose. The publication appeared continually from to It was a best seller for a pamphlet published in the American colonies. Early Life. Franklin was born on Janu , in Boston, in what was then known as the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Franklin’s father, English-born soap and candlemaker Josiah Franklin, had Born:


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The American almanack for the year of Christian account Fitted to the latitude of 40 degrees north, and a meridian of five hours west from London, but may, without sensible error, serve the adjacent places even from Newfoundland to South Carolina.

Get this from a library. Leeds The American almanack for the year of Christian account Fitted to the latitude of 40 degrees north and a meridian of five hours west from London. [Titan Leeds].

was a leap year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Saturday of the Julian calendar, the nd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the nd year of the 2nd millennium, the 32nd year of the 18th century, and the 3rd year of the s decade.

As of the start ofthe Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian Centuries: 17th century, 18th century, 19th century. William Birkett has written: 'Poor Will's almanack, for the year of Christian account, ' 'The American almanack, for the year of Christian account, ' 'Poor William's almanack, for the year.

The series Poor Richard's Almanack was an annual publication by Benjamin Franklin, beginning in The almanac, written under the pseudonym "Richard Saunders", was published until The American almanack for the year of Christian account, Fitted to the latitude of 40 degrees, and a meridian of 5 hours west from London, but may, without sensible error, serve all the adjacent places from Newfoundland to South-Carolina.

/ by: Leeds, Titan, An almanack of cœlestial motions for the year of the Christian æra ; being (in our account) leap-year, and from the creation ; the vulgar notes whereof are calculated for the lonitude [sic] of gr.

and 42 gr. 30 m. Printed and Sold by William Bradford in the City of New- York, 1 73 1. Folio. 78 Leeds, The American Almanack for the Year of Christian Account By Titan Leeds. Printed and Sold by William Bradford in New- York and Andrew Bradford in Philadelphia, [n.d.] Sm.

8vo. Filed under: Almanacs, American. The World Almanac (partial serial archives) The American Year Book and National Register for (page images at MOA) Poor Richard's Almanack ( Century Company edition of selections), by Benjamin Franklin (frame-dependent page images at ).

brary in her will (proved ), but the executor's account of June mentioned proceeds of Judge Paine's library at $ Her nephew, and the eventual owner of much of the family mem 3- A similar deed dividing the property equally among the three children was execut ed on March 9, /9 but apparently was never fulfilled (RTP.

AMES, Nathaniel. An Astronomical Diary: Or, Almanack for the Year of Our Lord Christ, [caption title]. Boston: Printed and Sold by R. and S. Draper., []. [22]pp. Self wrappers, stitched.

Contemporary marginalia to few leaves, light toning and spotting. Fair, lacking final leaf. The first almanac made following Dr. Nathaniel Ames' death. Early American Imprints I. Nicht angemeldet Leeds, The American almanack for the year of Christian account, expand_more Voller Titel expand_less Titel verkleinern The only sure guide to the English tongue: or, New pronouncing spelling book.

Titan Leeds, The Genuine Leeds Almanack for the Year of Christian Account,pp. 7, # Elihu Coleman, A Testimony Against That Antichristian Practice of Making Slaves of Men. The American almanack for the year of Christian accountby Titan Leeds (Boston), Reel 9 Case 10 An almanack for the year of our Lord,by.

Make Offer - Very RARE Boston Almanac, Nathan Bowen, Colonial America, New England Diary Very RARE Boston Almanac Bickerstaff Pre-Revolutionary War Colonial America $ George Webb, "A Memorial to William Penn," poem, in The Genuine Leeds Almanack for the Year of Christian Accountfull text and selection: GROWTH 2 & GROWTH 9: National Humanities Center: William Moraley, indentured servant in the middle colonies, The Infortunate: Or, The Voyage and Adventures of William Moraley.

The American almanac. For the year of Christian account Fitted to the latitude of forty degrees north, and a meridian of five hours west from London, and may without much error, serve from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. / by: Jerman, John, The first production (except for a broadside) of printing in British North America was an almanac for the year One of the best colonial almanacs was the Astronomical Diary and Almanack begun by Nathaniel Ames Ames, Nathaniel, –64, American almanac maker, b.

Bridgewater, Mass. The Library of Congress copy of the Bay Psalm Book and David M. Rubenstein’s copy, on loan to the Library for this exhibition, were at originally part of the historic Old South Church library in Boston. These two copies of the text are together for the first time since they were separated long ago.

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The American/Almanack / For the Year of Christian Account // Wherein is contained, / The Lunations, Eclipses, Planets Motions and Aspects, /Judgment of the Weather, the Time of the Sun's / and Moon's Rising and Setting, Seven-stars Rising, / Southing and Setting, High-water, Spring tides, / Fairs, Courts, Meetings, and other observ- able Cited by: 1.Proverbs and Aphorisms from Benjamin Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanac.

The Poor Richard's Almanack was written by Benjamin Franklin from He wrote it under the pseudonym of "Poor Richard" or "Richard Saunders". The print runs reached upwards of 10, per year.Benjamin Franklin FRS FRSA FRSE (Janu [O.S.

January 6, ] – Ap ) was an American polymath and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. Franklin was a leading writer, printer, political philosopher, politician, Freemason, postmaster, scientist, inventor, humorist, civic activist, statesman, and a scientist, he was a major figure in the American.