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The Universal American almanack, or, Yearly astronomical, historical, and geographical magazine. [microform] : Fitted to the latitude of 40 degrees and a meridian of near five hours west from London; but may, without sensible error, serve all the northern provinces. For the year of our Lord 1763 ... / By Andrew Aguecheek, philom.

Publication:
Philadelphia: : Printed by and for Andrew Steuart, at the Bible-in-Heart, in Second-Street, near Black-Horse-Alley., [1762]
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 9050.
Format/Description:
Microformat
[40] p. : ill. ; 16 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre:
Almanacs -- Pennsylvania -- 1763.
Booksellers' advertisements -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Notes:
The pseudonym Andrew Aguecheek is taken from the character in Shakespeare's Twelfth night.
The astronomical notes on the calendar pages are mostly drawn from the Pennsilvania town and country-man's almanack for 1763 (Germantown) by John Tobler. The other calculations on these pages (sun, moon, and ephemeris) are not Tobler's.
Advertised in the Pennsylvania gazette, Philadelphia, Dec. 2, 1762.
The Anatomy is the only illustration.
Printers' advertisement, p. [30].
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 9050).
Cited in:
Evans 9050
Drake, M. Almanacs, 9858
Contributor:
Aguecheek, Andrew.
Tobler, John, 1696-1765.
OCLC:
55812136
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