The Rhode-Island Almanac, for the year of our Lord, 1806. Benjamin West.

The Rhode-Island Almanac, for the year of our Lord, 1806...

Newport: printed and sold by Oliver Farnsworth, [1805]. 12mo, pp. [24]; edges curled, stitching partially broken; good. Ownership signature on the first leaf of Anna Eliza Jenckes, and extensive ink notations by an early owner - possibly Jenckes - in the calendar noting snow storms, the killing of hogs, the sewing of oats, the selling of a sow, planting corn and flax, and other agricultural notes. “Except for the title page, the eclipse notes on p. [2], the tides column on the calendar pages, and the advertisement, this almanac is identical line for line with the Columbian Calendar: or Almanac, for 1806, by Remington Southwick, printed at Newport for the author (by Farnsworth)” (OCLC). American Imprints 9256; Drake 12993. Item #56808

Price: $100.00

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