Bickerstaff's genuine almanack, for the year of our Lord 1792. ... [microform] : Calculated for the meridian and latitude of Boston, but will serve without any sensible errour for any part of New-England
- Boston : Printed for and sold by the booksellers, 
- Physical Description:
- 24 unnumbered pages ; 17 cm (12mo)
- Additional Creators:
- Carleton, Osgood, 1742-1816 and West, Benjamin, 1730-1813
- Evans attributes the calculations to Benjamin West, as he does those of nearly all almanacs issued under the Bickerstaff pseudonym. However, the calculations in the eclipse notes, and for the sun, moon, and tides in the calendar pages, are identical with those in Osgood Carleton's An astronomical diary: or, Almanack for 1792 (Boston: S. Hall). The wording of the eclipse notes is practically identical. There are different sets of notes on the calendar pages, but with frequent correspondences., Identical in content and typography, except for the title page, with the Federal almanack for 1792 (Boston: Printed and sold by the booksellers)., and ONLINE VERSION AVAILABLE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Other Forms:
- Digital image available in the Readex/Newsbank Digital Evans series.
- Reproduction Note:
- Microopaque. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1955-1983. 23 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 23979).
- Reviewed/Cited In:
- Drake, M. Almanacs, 3470 and Evans, C. American bibliography, 23979
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