ALMANACKS. GADBURY (JOHN) Ephemeris. Or, a Diary Astronomical, Astrological, Meteorological, 1694; and 2 others, with a contemporary farmer's notes and accounts
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ALMANACKS
GADBURY (JOHN) Ephemeris. Or, a Diary Astronomical, Astrological, Meteorological, 1694; and 2 others, with a contemporary farmer's notes and accounts
Sold for £687 (US$ 1,103) inc. premium

Lot Details
ALMANACKS
GADBURY (JOHN) Ephemeris. Or, a Diary Astronomical, Astrological, Meteorological, for... 1694... I. The planets motions and aspects, eclipses: rise and setting of sun and moon. The terms, &c. II. The suns entrance into the cardinal points, and variation of the weather III. The exact times of several choice genitures of use to the ingenious artist. IV. A discourse touching the original and antiquity of the planetary-hour, [Wing A1773], J.R. for the Company of Stationers, 1694--ANDREWS (WILLIAM) Great News from the Stars: or an Ephemeris for the Year 1711, J. Wilde, for the Company of Stationers, 1711--WING (JOHN) Olympia dōmata; or, an Almanack for the Year of our Lord God 1718, J. Dawks, for the Company of Stationers, 1718, all printed in red and black, a few leaves trimmed just affecting headings or text, some blank leaves torn out, interleaved and extensively annotated by a (sheep?) farmer, with details of livestock, expenses, wages etc. (the first with the words "The mark of Robert Syzer" at end), contemporary wallet-style sheep-covered boards, the last with tie; and 8 others, mostly nineteenth century Gentleman's Almanacks and Marshall's Commercial Pocket Books in red roan wallet-style bindings, 8vo (10)

Footnotes

  • An attractive trio of almanacks with a contemporary farmer's notes and accounts.
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