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The Town & country almanac, for the year of our Lord 1820 ...

The Town & country almanac, for the year of our Lord 1820 ...

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Published by John A. Stewart in Alexandria, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Almanacs, American

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Sharp
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 49618
    ContributionsSharp, John, 1754-1840
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[34] p
    Number of Pages34
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18052600M

    Subsequent issues do not have this statement, but the entire series through is attributed to Rittenhouse by Evans through extension, without further justification. In the information age, the almanac is no longer a primary reference text, but the genre has continued on as a traditional publication. Almanacs were useful instruments in propaganda wars during the American Revolution. Daboll's schoolmaster's assistant: being a plain, practical system of arithmetic, adapted to the United States, New-London, Conn. The Almanack had been in print for decades bytracing back into the s as a dispensary of moral admonition and humorous stories.

    The edition contains no humorous articles and reflects in its offerings the somber trials in war-torn Virginia. Advertisement Advertisement Advertisement "The book was a favorite with young people because of its puzzle pictures, in which the figures of animals, birds, men, and women were concealed. Wheelingin what's now the northern panhandle of West Virginia, was a principal source of printed almanacs, a benefit to isolated farmsteads in the Mountain State, though, at the junction of the Ohio River and the National Road, it was an ideal focus for distribution to farmers in the northeast and the developing Midwest. Many of the Wheeling almanacs had mathematical calculations for the signs and the phases of the moon prepared by John Armstrong. Articles include instructions for how to prevent flies from wounds, how to make three dishes from a single beet plant, advice for crafting makeshift lamps from common animal grease, and directions for making shoes from squirrel skins tacked to plain boards.

    At least two writers in the s proposed that Wheeling would make a better capital than Washington, D. Dave Constable says there is one advantage about old-fashioned frigates. He attributes the present almanac to Rittenhouse because it bears a similar title and the same pseudonym. The heart of the annual almanac was the provision of ready details and charts for the year.


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The Town & country almanac, for the year of our Lord 1820 ... Download PDF Ebook

Ohrstrom, Jr. Green, an early almanac publisher in the coloniesasked Daboll to calculate almanac entries. In addition to the usual fare, he included historical, literary, and other miscellaneous material—a policy followed by subsequent almanac publishers.

Dave Constable says there is one advantage about old-fashioned frigates. Herman Melville referred to Daboll in his novel Moby-Dick : [9] "I'll get the almanac and as I have heard devils can be raised with Daboll's arithmetic, I'll try my hand at raising a meaning out of these queer curvicues here with the Massachusetts calendar.

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Poulson's town and country almanac, for the year of our Lord ..

On the calendar pages, the calculations for the moon, and one third of the astronomical and horological notes, duplicate those in Daboll. Despite the inevitable disappointment that the lack of habitations on the moon must have caused readers, almanacs were a staple of American The Town & country almanac literature in the 18th and 19th Centuries.

Daboll had little formal education but mastered mathematics quickly while earning a living as a cooper. It lasted ten years, although, afterthe Fishers were not associated with it, and the publishing was done by the firm of Robb and Stephenson.

Thanks to the Internet, almanacs aren't printed as they once were, but in West Virginiawhere communications were hampered by the mountains, they were vital to farmers and all who depended on their brand of calendared information.

His almanac was called Fisher's Farmers and Mechanics Almanac and was first issued in Almanacs were useful instruments in propaganda wars during the American Revolution.

A specialist in publishing similar information in periodic form, the late Jim Comstock, editor of the West Virginia Hillbilly, was a student of the early almanacs and published in his West Virginia Heritage Encyclopedia an overview of their histories. The calculations for the sun and tides, and some of those in the notes, have been adjusted.

CITIZEN'S & FARMER'S ALMANAC, for the Year of our Lord 1822

Articles include instructions for how to prevent flies from wounds, how to make three dishes from a single beet plant, advice for crafting makeshift lamps from common animal grease, and directions for making shoes from squirrel skins tacked to plain boards.

For the year of our Lord 1820 . book Almanack had been in print for decades bytracing back into the s as a dispensary of moral admonition and humorous stories. Articles include instructions for how to prevent flies from wounds, how to make three dishes from a single beet plant, advice for crafting makeshift lamps from common animal grease, and directions for making shoes from squirrel skins tacked to plain boards.

The other articles maintained the interest of the reader, and were usually humorous stories or practical advice: A Fast Frigate. Read the story.Almanack Year Our Lord, First Edition.

The (Old) Farmer's Almanack, Calculated on a New and Improved Plan, for the Year of Our Lord,No. 88 (Almanac) Thomas, Robert B. Published by William Ware & Co., Boston, Hagers-town Town and Country Almanack for the Year of Our Lord.

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