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Old Poor Robin [electronic resource]: 1778. 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 Ephemeris: Wherein Thou, o Reader, (If Thou Canst Read) Art Sure to Find Abundance and Plenty of Matters Most Dainty; Well Worthy of Thy Utmost Attention, Observation, Consideration, &C. And Also of the Highest Approbation. Containing a Double Calendar; Viz. The Good, New, True, Downright, Upright, Honest and Punctual English Account; And Also the Whimsey-Headed Fantastical Account of Sorry Saints, and Sad Sinners, From One End of This Year to the Other. Written by the Old Honest Poor Robin, Knight of the Burnt-Island; And a Sincere Well Wisher to the Mathematics. And the Second After Bissextile or Leap-Year. Also the Twenty-Sixth of the New-Style, in England. .

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, [1778]
Edition
Being the one hundred and sixteenth 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 LXXVIII. The second part, containing an everlasting prognostication ..' with an additional titlepage.
  • Braces in title.
  • Price from imprint: price Eight Pence, stitched.
  • 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
English Short Title Catalog, T17660.
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