London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.
London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.
London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.
London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.
London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.
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London Almanack for the Year of Christ 1783.

London: Company of Stationers, 1783. (24)pp. Opens with an engraving of the Ordnance Office at the Old Palace Yard, spanning four pages. The almanac's calendar records the times of sunrise and sunset, as well as various saints' days and term times for academic institutions. The volume also provides a table of the reigns of the kings and queens of England and Great Britain, from William the Conqueror to George III, a list of Lord Mayors and Sheriffs from 1762 to 1783, a list of bank holidays, conversion rates for various coinage, and the dates of the year's eclipses. Bound in red leather with a complex design to both covers worked in blue, white, and green leathers as well as gilt. Housed in matching slipcase. Book shows trace rubbing, slipcase rather more, with color loss to leathers. Near fine. T.e.g. (2 5/16 by 1 5/16; 58x34mm). Item #31295

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