The Resource Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752 : ... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse], (electronic resource)

Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752 : ... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse], (electronic resource)

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Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752 : ... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse]
Title
Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752
Title remainder
... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse]
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Author
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • 6780
  • 12801
  • 103
  • W22768
Citation source
  • Evans
  • Drake, M. Almanacs
  • Alden, J.E. Rhode Island
  • English Short Title Catalog
Nature of contents
patent document
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  • 1732?-1762
  • 1732?-1762
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Franklin, James
  • Shepherd, Job
  • Franklin, James
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Almanacs, English
Label
Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752 : ... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse], (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • The prefaces to this series show that the pseudonym is that of the calculator, who is identified as the printer James Franklin by H.M. Chapin (American collector 2 (1926): 325-329; "Check list of Rhode Island almanacs." Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society n.s. v. 25 (1915): 22). But Franklin is not known to have been educated in mathematics and astronomy
  • Advertised in the Boston evening post, Nov. 25, 1751
  • The Anatomy is the only illustration
  • Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library
Control code
ESTCW22768
Dimensions
80.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[24]pages
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Uk-ES)006440886
Label
Poor Job, 1752. An almanack for the year of our Lord 1752 : ... Fitted to the meridian of Rhode-Island; but will serve (without any sensible error) in all the adjacent places, even from Newfoundland to South-Carolina. By Job Shepherd, philom. [Four lines of verse], (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • The prefaces to this series show that the pseudonym is that of the calculator, who is identified as the printer James Franklin by H.M. Chapin (American collector 2 (1926): 325-329; "Check list of Rhode Island almanacs." Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society n.s. v. 25 (1915): 22). But Franklin is not known to have been educated in mathematics and astronomy
  • Advertised in the Boston evening post, Nov. 25, 1751
  • The Anatomy is the only illustration
  • Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library
Control code
ESTCW22768
Dimensions
80.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[24]pages
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Uk-ES)006440886

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