Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1855; Being the Thirdafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Eighteenth and t he beginning of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax

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 Lord1855; Being the Third after Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part o f the Eighteenth and the beginning of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax, Lat. 44o 39' 20” N. and Long. 63o 36' 40” W. From Greenwich, but will answer for all parts of the Province, including the Island of Cape Breton. Containing, besides the large number of Astronomical Observations, and the Farmer's Calendar for every monthin the year, a greater variety than any other Almanack, of New, Useful and Entertaining Matter. [Established in 1824.] By C.H. Belcher. Halifax, N.S. : Published by E.G. Fuller, [1854]. And Sold by all Booksellers and Trader s throughout Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. Pp [1]-160. Index. 8vo, lacking covers. 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 Almanacfrom 1824 until his death in 1869. After Belcher's death, the firm of McAl pine and Barnes continued the publication under the founder's name until 1930. Includes list of Light Houses on the Coast of Nova Scotia, and on the Coast of New Brunswick, in the Bay of Fundy (pp 46-49), and of ships and staff of The Navy (pp 103-104), and many advertisements. Lacking covers, soiled, with newspaper clippings laid in, and penned notes on blank leaves loosely interleaved with calendar months. A poor copy. As is. 40.00

Title: Belcher's Farmer's Almanack, For the Year of our Lord 1855; Being the Thirdafter Bissextile or Leap Year, and the latter part of the Eighteenth and t he beginning of the Nineteenth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria. Fitted for Halifax

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

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Publisher: Published by E. G. Fuller, Halifax, 1854,:

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