AN ASTRONOMICAL DIARY, OR ALMANACK, FOR THE YEAR OF CHRISTIAN AERA, 1780; BEING LEAP YEAR, AND THE FOURTH YEAR OF THE INDEPENDENT STATES OF AMERICA....

Boston: N. Willis, [ 1779]. [24]pp. Dbd. Minor foxing. Very good. Item #WRCAM43381

Revolutionary-era almanac, containing the usual calendar and entertaining tidbits, and an interesting cut of a lunar eclipse on the first leaf. At the end of the final leaf, the printer has advertised cash given for cotton and linen rags - needed to make paper and in short supply due to the war. Also a listing of the Friends yearly meetings, and a list of major roads to Boston and their public houses. EVANS 16325. DRAKE 3289.

Price: $600.00