The New-England town and country almanack ... for the year of our Lord 1769 ... [electronic resource] : Fitted to the latitude of Providence, in New-England; but may, without sensible error, serve all the northern colonies. / By Abraham Weatherwise, gent.
- Providence: : Printed and sold, wholesale and retail, by Sarah Goddard, and John Carter, at Shakespear's Head., 
- Early American imprints. First series ; no. 11113.
1 online resource ( pages) : 1 portrait
- Wilkes, John, 1727-1797 -- Portraits.
- Almanacs -- Rhode Island -- 1769.
- Place of Publication:
- United States Rhode Island Providence.
- Evans, who saw no copy, incorrectly gives title as: The New-England almanack, or Lady's and gentleman's diary, for the year of our Lord, 1769.
Advertised in the Newport Mercury for Sept. 12-19, 1768.
The portrait, occupying the first page, is of John Wilkes, and is stated to be "engraved for Weatherwise's almanack, 1769." Pages [2-4] are occupied chiefly by an account entitled "Anecdotes of Mr. Wilkes." Page  is the title page.
All other issues, except the first, in the series of almanacs published at Providence first by William Goddard and continued by John Carter, are entitled: The New-England almanack, or lady's and gentleman's diary. The author through 1781 was Benjamin West.
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Incorporated, 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; numbers 11113).
- Cited in:
- Evans 11113
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 380
Drake, M. Almanacs, 12824
- Weatherwise, Abraham.
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- Restricted for use by site license.
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