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Old Poor Robin [electronic resource]: 1777. An Almanack After the Old; Yet Nevertheless as Agreeable as Head and Hands Can Make It to the Newest New Fashion, &C. Or, a New Edition of an Old Almanack: Wherein Thou, o Reader, (If That Thou Canst But Read) Art Sure to Find Abundance and Plenty of Matters Most Dainty; Well Worthy of Thy Utmost Attention, Careful Observation, and Highest Approbation. Containing a Two-Fold Calendar; Viz. The Good, New, True, Downright, Upright, Honest and Punctual English Account; And Also the Whimsey-Headed, Sap-Scull'd, Fantastical Account of Sorry Saints, and Sad Sinners, Even From the Beginning of This Year, Unto the Latter End of the Same. Written by Old Honest Poor Robin, a Worthy Knight of the Burnt-Island; And an Hearty Well-Wisher to the Mathematics. And the First After Leap-Year; Also the Twenty-Fifth of the New-Style. .

Winstanley, William
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for the Company of Stationers and sold by George Hawkins, at their Hall in Ludgate-Street, [1777]
Edition
Being the one hundred and fifteenth edition
Language
English
Variant Title
Poor Robin
Description
[48] p. ; 8⁰.
Notes
  • Titlepage and main text in red and black.
  • Sig. C comprises 'Poor old Sir Robin, M DCC LXXVII. The second part, containing an everlasting prognostication ..' with an additional titlepage.
  • Braces in title.
  • Price from imprint: price Eight Pence, stitched.
  • Sig. A may have been printed by William Bowyer and John Nichols.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
Cited in
Maslen & Lancaster. Bowyer ledgers, 5143
English Short Title Catalog, T17659.
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