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Old Poor Robin [electronic resource]: 1779. An Almanack, After the Old; Yet Nevertheless as Conformable as Head and Hands Can Make It, to the Very Newest New Fashion. Or, a New Edition of an Old Ephemeris, 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, Consideration, Observation, &C. But More Particularly Much Deserving of Thy Highest Approbation. Containing a Two-Fold Calendar: (Viz.) the Good, New, True, Honest, Punctual, Upright, and Downright English Account: And Also, the Foolish, Fantastical, Whimsey-Headed, Idle Account of Sad Sinners, and Sorry Saints, From One End of the Year to the Other. Written by the Old Honest Poor Robin, Knight of the Burnt-Island; And a Sincere Well-Wisher to All Honest Men! &C. Being the One Hundred and Seventeenth Edition; And the Third After Bissextile or Leap-Year; And the Twenty-Seventh 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, [1779]
Edition
Being the one hundred and seventeenth 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 LXXIX. 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, T17661.
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