Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year

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

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(Belcher's Almanack). Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. [Established in 1824.] Halifax, Nova Scotia : Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes, 1873. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co. Pp [1]-96,145-244. Index. Small 8vo, stitched self-wraps. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord 1824", the title was changedto "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was C lement 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 191-192), and 90 pages of advertisements (including The Acadia Coal Company of Nova Scotia, Pictou County). Covers badly foxed and browned, penned price to front, edges chipped, lacking pages 97-144 (which includes the lighthouse section), overall a poor copy only. As is. 20.00

Title: Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1873: Being the First after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Thirty-Sixth and the beginning of the Thirty-Seventh Year

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

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes. Printed by Nova Scotia Printing Co, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1873,:

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