Leavitt's Farmer's Almanac, 1893 No. 97

By: Leavitt, Dudley

Price: $12.97

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Paper cover has chips and stains. Contents clean. String binding may be loose. Rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. An annual calendar containing important dates and statistical information such as astronomical data and tide tables. An almanac (also spelled almanack and almanach) is an annual publication listing a set of events forthcoming in the next year. Almanac's are among (if not the only) the oldest periodicals continuously published in the United States. Dudley Leavitt (1772 - September 20, 1851) was an American publisher. He was an early graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy in his native town of Exeter, New Hampshire, and later moved to Gilmanton where he first edited a newspaper and taught school. Within a few years, Leavitt relocated to Meredith, where in addition to teaching school and farming, he began publishing in 1797 Leavitt's Farmers Almanack, one of the nation's earliest farmers' almanacs. ; Illustrations, Tables, charts; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 49 pages

Book Title: Leavitt's Farmer's Almanac, 1893 No. 97

Author Name: Leavitt, Dudley

Categories: Almanac,

Edition: 1st Thus

Publisher: Concord, NH, Edson C. Eastman: 1893

Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.): Paperback

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID or SKU: 48840

Keywords: New England Almanac Farming,