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An astronomical diary; or almanack for the year of Christian aera, 1768.

An astronomical diary; or almanack for the year of Christian aera, 1768.

... Calculated for the meridian of Boston, in New-England, lat. 42 deg. 25 min. north.--But may indifferently serve any part of New-England. ...

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Published by Printed and sold by Kneeland and Adams, in Milk-Street, 1768. Price two pistereens per doz. Six coppers single. in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementBy Nathanael Low, a student in physic. ; [Eight lines of verse]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 10664.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[24] p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18461769M

An Astronomical Diary; or Almanac, for the Year of Christian Æra, By Daniel Sewall. Portsmouth, N.H.: Printing offices in Portsmouth and Exeter, []. 12mo. [24] p. Stitched as issued. Title page torn and a bit scruffy but complete, one corner grawed but without loss. A good, complete copy. Contemporary signature of Abner Hodgdon. The earliest diary found so far concerns the year We know however that observation of the sky with the intention to control the observed phenomena is older than this date. Eclipse reports preserved on tablets go back to the second half of 4the 8th century B.C., thus confirming the well-known claim of Ptolemy (Almagest III, 7) that he had at.

The Babylonian astronomical diaries are a large collection of cuneiform clay tablets, which as their name suggests are mostly concerned with astronomical observations, but do contain occasional references to important events in Babylon. For more information on the tablets, and how to read them, see the introduction to the translation by & The Babylonian astronomical diaries are a collection of Babylonian cuneiform texts that contain systematic records of astronomical observations and political events as well as predictions, based on astronomical observations. They also include other information such as commodity prices for particular dates and weather reports. Currently, they are stored in the British Museum.

‎Astronomical Diary; or Almanac for the Year of Christian AEra ‎ ‎ ALMANAC. An Astronomical Diary; or Almanac for the Year of Christian Ara By Daniel Sewall. Portsmouth N.H.: Printing offices in Portsmouth and Exeter 12mo. 24 p. Stitched as issued. The Astronomical Almanac ( - ) book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. #1 in Free Kindle Astronomy books – October 2 /5.


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Boston: Printed and sold the Printers and Booksellers, 24 pp. Disbound, stitched. One page unevenly trimmed, affecting some ten words on eighteenth page. Interior ink stain, a few manuscript notes. Else, a good copy. Item #WRCAM An almanac by Nathaniel Ames, son of Dr. Nathaniel Ames who started a popular and highly regarded almanac in An astronomical diary: or, an almanack for the year of the Christian aera Calculated for the meridian of Boston in New-England.

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The father, Nathaniel Ames of Dedham, first published his Astronomical Diary nearly eight years before Franklin’s Poor Richard, and his son assumed its publication inending the Almanack only at the outbreak of the Revolution when he “served as surgeon with the outbreak of fighting in Aprilmarching to Concord with Dedham’s.

An astronomical diary, or, An almanack for the year of our Lord Christ Calculated for the meridian of Boston in New-England, lat. 42 deg. 25 min. north. / by: Ames, Nathaniel, Published: () An astronomical diary: or, An almanack for the year of our Lord Christ   Astronomical Almanac for the Year Hardcover – Ma by Nautical Almanac Office (U.S.) (Compiler) out of 5 stars 2 ratings.

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from /5(2). In comparison with Strong's An astronomical diary, calendar, or almanack for (Hartford), the astronomical material and eclipse predictions are identical, and the calendar page calculations practically so, with slight variations reflecting the difference in meridian between Hartford and New Haven.

Attributed to Benjamin West by Evans. However, it is identical in content and typography, except for the author statement, calendar page verses, and much of the contents of p. [], with An astronomical diary, kalendar, or Almanack, forby N.

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1st Worcester edition. Other articles where Astronomical Diary and Almanack is discussed: almanac: the best of which, the Astronomical Diary and Almanack, was begun by Nathaniel Ames of Dedham, Mass., in and published until Benjamin Franklin’s brother James printed The Rhode Island Almanac inand Benjamin Franklin (under the nom de plume of Richard Saunders) began his Poor Richard’s almanacs.

Things I can say I was truly not expecting: to find a map on the title page of an almanac, much less one showing the “present seat of the war;” the same map also appeared in another almanac, Nathanael Low’s An Astronomical Diary; or, Almanack, for the Year of Christian Aera, (Boston: John Gill and T.

& J. Fleet, []). The peanut. Official publication prepared jointly with Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office of the United Kingdom Hydrographic Office and the United States Naval Observatory's Nautical Almanac Office. Designed in consultation with other astronomers of many countries, it provides current, accurate astronomical data for use in the making and reduction of observations and for general purposes.

An astronomical diary; or almanack for the year of Christian aera, Calculated for the meridian of Boston, New-England, lat. deg. 25 min. north: but may indifferently serve any part of New-England.

An almanac, in its simplest form, is a book containing a calendar that includes notations for holidays and holy days, as well as astronomical information such as the rising and setting of the sun and moon, the phases of the moon and high and low tides.

The Astronomical Almanac is an almanac published by the United States Naval Observatory (USNO) and Her Majesty's Nautical Almanac Office (HMNAO); it also includes data supplied by many scientists from around the world. It is considered a worldwide resource for fundamental astronomical data, often being the first publication to incorporate new International Astronomical Union resolutions.

Find astronomy supplies, telescopes, books and more to create as astronomy elective or follow a student-led astronomy interest. Hear about sales, receive special offers & more. You can unsubscribe at any time. For almanac examples, see The North-American Almanac, And Gentleman’s and Lady’s Diary, for the Year of our Lord Christ by Samuel Stearns (Worcester, Watertown and Cambridge, ); An Astronomical Diary, or Almanack, for the Year of Christian Aera, (Boston, ).Author: Todd Andrlik.Astronomical Almanac for the Year and Its Companion, The Astronomical Almanac Online book.

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