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The Christian almanack, For the year of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, 1824 :
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Title

The Christian almanack, For the year of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, 1824 : being Bissextile, or Leap Year, and the Forty-eighth of the Independence of the United States.

By

Anderson, Alexander, 1775-1870 , ill.
Gilbert, Reuben S., , egr.
Olbers, W. 1758-1840
American Tract Society.
Philadelphia Sunday and Adult School Union.

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

Philadelphia :Published by the American Tract Society, and the Philadelphia Sunday and Adult School Union. For Sale at 29 North Fourth Street,[1823]

Notes

Re-printed by John Andrews, Pittsburgh

At head of title: No. IV.-Vol. I.

Signature: A² B-D E (-E6)

Caption title on p. [17]: Farmer's Calendar.

Title vignette signed "Gilbert" (Reuben S. Gilbert).

Seasonal cuts on the calendar pages signed "G": these are re-engraved after Anderson's sequence (cf. Johnson & Warner's almanac, for the year ... 1814, et al.)

Includes: Eclipses for 1824; agricultural notes; Influence of the moon / by Dr. Olbers; table of bible societies, benevolent societies, missionary societies, sabbath school societies, common school societies, institutions for Africans and institutions for the deaf and dumb; a list of religious periodicals published in the U.S.; moral dialogues and anecdotes; abstract of the will of Hon. Elias Boudinot; a list of the courts in Philadelphia.

Drake, M. Almanacs | 11396

Shoemaker | 12130

Subjects

1740-1821 , 19th century , Agriculture , Almanacs , Almanacs, American , Boudinot, Elias, , Charities , Conduct of life , Courts , Eclipses , Influence on Man , Influence on weather , Moon , New York (State) , Pennsylvania , Philadelphia , Religious newspapers and periodicals , Seasons in art , Societies, etc , Themes, motives , United States , Utica , Wills , Wood-engraving

Language

English

Identifiers

OCLC: 77639903

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.42233

 

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