Item #WRCLIT86647 THE TOWN AND COUNTRY ALMANACK FOR THE YEAR M.DCC.LXXVIII. (BEING THE SECOND AFTER LEAP YEAR, AND OF THE JULIAN PERIOD 6491.) IS MOST RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE JOHN DALRYMPLE, ESQ; LORD PROVOST OF EDINBURGH, PRESES, AND TO THE OTHER THE HONOURABLE MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL CONVENTION OF ROYAL BOROUGHS OF SCOTLAND, BY THEIR MOST OBEDIENT HUMBLE SERVANTS, THE PUBLISHERS. THE CALCULATIONS BY MR JAMES DINWIDDIE MATHEMATICIAN AT DUMFRIES. Almanac - Scottish.

THE TOWN AND COUNTRY ALMANACK FOR THE YEAR M.DCC.LXXVIII. (BEING THE SECOND AFTER LEAP YEAR, AND OF THE JULIAN PERIOD 6491.) IS MOST RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED TO THE RIGHT HONOURABLE JOHN DALRYMPLE, ESQ; LORD PROVOST OF EDINBURGH, PRESES, AND TO THE OTHER THE HONOURABLE MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL CONVENTION OF ROYAL BOROUGHS OF SCOTLAND, BY THEIR MOST OBEDIENT HUMBLE SERVANTS, THE PUBLISHERS. THE CALCULATIONS BY MR JAMES DINWIDDIE MATHEMATICIAN AT DUMFRIES.

Edinburgh: Printed by Bayne and Mennons, and sold at their Printing-Office... [1778]. 192pp (pp. 2-24 printed on one side only and numbered accordingly). 12mo. (12.5 x 7 cm). Contemporary sheep (spine worn and chipped, upper board detached). A few leaves trimmed close at fore- margin, but internally a good, crisp copy. Item #WRCLIT86647

A pocket almanac, printed in exceptionally small type. ESTC locates copies at BL, Nat'l Library of Scotland and the Huntington Library, and records another almanac under the Bayne and Mennons imprint published the following year. ESTC T17767.

Price: $150.00