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Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1864. Paperback. In addition to the normal almanac information, it includes a chart of population in the US and territories, popular vote for president in 1860 by state, post office regulations, entertaining prose, and more. Lacks rear wrapper. Very good in peach paper wraps with black title to front wrapper. Bound with thread. Also, a nail has been inserted to make the binding tighter. Minor foxing and browning throughout. Creasing and chipping to edges of most pages and short closed tears to margins of some pages. Pencil calculations to front cover and to margins of some pages. 48 pages. Almanacs. ALM/070220. Good +.
New York: Wm. Morrow & Co., 1929. Hardcover. 8vo. "Being an Every Day Book of rare WIT, striking INFORMATION, deep WISDOM & scandalous FOLLY, with MOVING poems & AMAZING tales, valuable INSTRUCTIONS, prophecies, calendars, recipes, advice, weather & stock market FORECASTS for the ENTIRE YEAR. The never before published pieces of 51 contributors, profusely ILLUSTRATED by 13 Famous Artists, & garnished by 1 EXPERIENCED Philomenus for MAN & BEAST."Tan cloth backed illustrated paper boards with faded title to spine and bright title to front board. Browning to spine and top edges of boards. Interior is very clean with bright text. Tight binding. AME/082604 268 pp. Very Good.
New York: Raynor, Howe, & Ferry, 1857. Paperback. Includes a page of recipes involving corn meal: corn cakes, corn and wheat bread, buckwheat cakes, corn meal pudding, and fritters. Original paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Bound with string. Most corners are creased and folded. Small tears / chipping to margins of many pages. Writing in pencil on a few pages. Occasional foxing. Very good overall. 36 pages. Almanacs. ALM/070220. Very Good.
New York: Samuel Raynor, 1856. Paperback. Original paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Bound with string. Many corners are creased. Small tears / chipping to margins of some pages. Half of rear wrapper is no longer present. (Content of wrapper is ads only.) Foxing and soiling and browning. Dampstaining to some pages. Very good overall. 36 pages. Almanacs. ALM/070220. Very Good.
Long Island, NY: [G.O. Wells], 1873. Paperback. Original paper wrappers with black title to front cover. Bottom portion of cover is no longer present, which affects text about the zodiac on the verso. Bound with string. Many corners are clipped (text not affected). Small tears / chipping to margins of some pages. Occasional foxing. Dampstaining to first page and bottom margins of some pages. Ink writing to margins of some pages. Very good overall. 36 pages. Almanacs. ALM/070220. Very Good.