THE RHODE-ISLAND ALMANACK, FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD CHRIST, 1817....

Providence, R.I. Printed and sold by Hugh H. Brown, [1816]. [24]pp. 12mo. Printed self-wrappers, stitched. Contemporary ink annotations in margins of a few pages of text. Some toning and a few small stains, else a very good copy, untrimmed. Item #WRCAM37664

Together with the calendar, this volume of Bickerstaff's RHODE-ISLAND ALMANACK includes New England and federal court dates, an article on the origin of the term, "Yankee," directions fo rmaking "good cheese," a humorous "cure for the dumb," and a variety of poems and anecdotes. With a full-page advertisement for "Valuable Family Medicines" from publisher Hugh H. Brown on the terminal leaf verso. DRAKE 13007.

Price: $50.00