Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1888

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 1888. Established 1824. Halifax, N.S.: Published by the Proprietors McAlpine & Barnes, [1887]. Pp[1]-240,+ 12 blanks interleaved with each Calendar month. Index. Small 8vo , pressed maroon cloth, blind-stamped to both boards, advertisements to endpapers. First published as "The Farmer's almanack, for the year of our Lord1824", the title was changed to "Belcher's Farmer's Almanack" in 1832. The founder of the Almanac was Clement Horton Belcher. He published the Almana c 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 Coasts of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick (pp 166-182), and of ships and staff of The Navy (p. 43), and approximately 50 pages of advertisements. Light wear to cloth, else a very good, solid copy. 100.00

Title: Belcher's Farmer's Almanack for the Province of Nova Scotia, Dominion of Canada, For the Year of our Lord 1888

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

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Published by the proprietors McAlpine & Barnes. , Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1887,:

Seller ID: 84364

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