Boston: T. Fleet, 1739 [i.e. 1738?]. pp. 12mo. Printed self-wrappers, stitched. Stitching mostly perished. Light dampstain in upper foredge throughout volume, toning, mild foxing, else very good, untrimmed. Item #WRCAM37702
The first of Joseph Stafford's three Boston almanacs, issued for the years 1739, 1740, and 1744. Stafford also composed two Rhode Island almanacs for 1737 and 1738. Pages [15-16] forecast eclipses for 1739 with a series of apocalyptic predictions. DRAKE 3057. EVANS 4311. NAIP w026919.