Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1838; Being the Second after Bissextile, or, Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, but will serve for any part of the Province. Containing every thing necessary

By: Belcher's Almanack - Nova Scotia - Almanack / Almanac

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(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord1838; Being the Second after Bissextile, or, Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, but will serve for any part of the Pro vince. Containing every thing necessary for an almanack, and a great variety of other matters. Halifax, N.S. : Sold by C.H. Belcher, [1837]. Pp [1]-56, including covers. Small 8vo, printed self wraps. 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 Clem ent 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 ships and staff of The Navy (pp 53-55). Hole punched at top spine for hanging by string on hook, covers browned and foxed, back cover chipped and torn with someloss of text, occasional foxing, else good. Uncommon. 175.00

Title: Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1838; Being the Second after Bissextile, or, Leap Year, Calculated for the Meridian of Halifax in Nova Scotia, but will serve for any part of the Province. Containing every thing necessary

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

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Sold by C.H. Belcher, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1837,:

Seller ID: 84329

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