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Author Name:    Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

Title:   Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latterpart of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of th e Reign of Her Majesty

Publisher:    Published by C.H. Belcher, James Bowes & Sons, Printers, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1867, 

Seller ID:   84344

(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord1868: Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada. Being Bissextile or Lea p Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-First and the beginning of the Thirty-Second Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Calculated forHalifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20 N. and Long. 63o 36' 40 W. and for ordinary pur poses will serve, with sufficient accuracy, for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by C.H. Belcher. James Bowes & Sons, Printers. [1867]. Pp[1]-240. Index. Small 8vo, elaborate blind-stamped green cloth, gilt lette ring to front board, blue endpapers. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almanac from 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAlpine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia; The Coast of New Brunswick; Northumberland Strait; Cape Race; Gulf and River St. Lawrence; and Strait of Belle-Isle (pp 49-55), and ships and staff of The Navy (pp 155-156), and 87 pages of advertisements. Small paper label to spine (with date hand-numbered in pen), cloth rubbed, rear inner hinge broken, else very good. 100.00


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