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The Columbian almanack, and magazine of knowledge and fun, for the year of our Lord seventeen hundred and ninety-one ... [electronic resource] / By William Lilly Stover, professor of astronomy and astrology. ; Calculated at Newport, latitude 41$ 25' n.

Publication:
Newport (Rhode-Island) : Printed and sold by P. Edes., [1790]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource ([24] pages)
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 22912.
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Form/Genre:
Almanacs -- Rhode Island -- 1791.
Poems -- 1790.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
Notes:
"William Lilly Stover" is not found in genealogical sources or Rhode Island vital records, and is an obvious psydonym incorporating the name of the 17th century English astrologer William Lilly.
Advertised in the Newport herald, Nov. 4, 1790.
The eclipse notes, ephemeris, and calendar pages (except for weather predictions) are identical with those in the Rhode-Island almanack for 1791, by Elisha Thornton, also printed by Edes.
Poetry on pages [19-21].
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 22912).
Cited in:
Evans 22912
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 1191
Drake, M. Almanacs, 12912
Contributor:
Stover, William Lilly.
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Restricted for use by site license.