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The Resource Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ... : Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ..., Calculated by Benjamin West, Esq; a student in astronomy at Providence

Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ... : Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ..., Calculated by Benjamin West, Esq; a student in astronomy at Providence

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Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ... : Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ...
Title
Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ...
Title remainder
Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ...
Statement of responsibility
Calculated by Benjamin West, Esq; a student in astronomy at Providence
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 16166
  • 3281
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Drake, M. Almanacs
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ... : Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ..., Calculated by Benjamin West, Esq; a student in astronomy at Providence
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Advertised in the Independent ledger, Boston, Nov. 2, 1778
  • Subsequent issues for 1780-81 were entitled; Russell's American almanack
  • Parentheses substituted for square brackets in imprint
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-C4
  • Pages [12-16] contain the first of several installments of the poem "America invincible," issued separately by Russell in 1779. The caption reads: "The following lines are extracted from an ingenious manuscript lodged in the hands of the publisher, entitled, America invincible, (for the printing of which see proposals in the last page)" (i.e., p. [23-24]). Further installments appeared in Russell's American almanack for 1780, 1781, and 1782, and Bickerstaff's Boston almanack for 1782 and 1783 (Russell)
  • Illustrated advertisement for books printed by E. Russell, p. [24]
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm. (12 mo)
Dimensions
4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
[24] p.
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
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ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
microfiche
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm99022547
  • (OCoLC)ocn368917222
Label
Bickerstaff's Boston almanack, for the year of our redemption, 1779 ... : Calculated according to art, and fitted for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. 42' 250 n. but may, without any sensible error, serve for most of the other American states ..., Calculated by Benjamin West, Esq; a student in astronomy at Providence
Publication
Note
  • Advertised in the Independent ledger, Boston, Nov. 2, 1778
  • Subsequent issues for 1780-81 were entitled; Russell's American almanack
  • Parentheses substituted for square brackets in imprint
  • Signatures: [A]4 B-C4
  • Pages [12-16] contain the first of several installments of the poem "America invincible," issued separately by Russell in 1779. The caption reads: "The following lines are extracted from an ingenious manuscript lodged in the hands of the publisher, entitled, America invincible, (for the printing of which see proposals in the last page)" (i.e., p. [23-24]). Further installments appeared in Russell's American almanack for 1780, 1781, and 1782, and Bickerstaff's Boston almanack for 1782 and 1783 (Russell)
  • Illustrated advertisement for books printed by E. Russell, p. [24]
Base of film
safety base undetermined
Carrier category
microfiche
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
19 cm. (12 mo)
Dimensions
4x6 in. or 11x15 cm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
[24] p.
Form of item
microfiche
Generation
service copy
Media category
microform
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
Positive negative aspect
negative
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/reductionRatio
--
ReductionRatioRange
normal reduction
Reproduction note
Microfiche.
Specific material designation
microfiche
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm99022547
  • (OCoLC)ocn368917222

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