Early American Almanac Humor

Author: Robert K. Dodge
Publisher: Popular Press
ISBN: 9780879723934
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Notes Introduction 'George Lyman Kittredge, The Old Farmer and His Almanack (
Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1920, Reprint, New York: B. Blom, 1967).
2Robb Sagendorph, America and her Almanacs: Wit, Wisdom and Weather (
Boston: Yankee-Little Brown, 1970). 3Stowell, Marion Barber, Early American
Almanacs: The Colonial Weekday Bible (New York: Burt Franklin, 1977). 'Robert
K. Dodge, "Didatic Humor in the Almanacs of Early America," Journal of Popular
Culture, ...

A Divinity For All Persuasions

Author: Assistant Professor of History T J Tomlin
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190669586
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Almanacs and Early American Religious Life T. J. Tomlin. 19. Religion: Freedom,
Authority and Church Discipline in the Baptist South, 1785–1900 (New York:
Oxford, 1997); Sylvia Frey and Betty Wood, Come Shouting to Zion: African-
American Protestantism in the American South and British Caribbean to 1830 (
Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 1998). Amanda ... Marion Stowell, Early
American Almanacs: The Colonial Weekday Bible (New York: Burt Franklin, 1977
), 1–36. 4.

Books On Early American History And Culture 1971 1980

Author: Raymond Irwin
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313314315
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517 Stowell, Marion Barber. Early American Almanacs: The Colonial Weekday
Bible. New York: B. Franklin, 1977. xviii, 331 p. ISBN 0891020632; OCLC
2595425; LC Call Number AY3 1 .Al S8; Dewey 082 S893e; Dewey 05 1 .
Citations: 20. Holdings: 619. Describes the role of almanacs in colonial life,
particularly as a source of entertainment and factual information. Examines the
history, production, and popularization of the almanac, emphasizing its
importance to the wider culture.

Pennsylvania S Revolution

Author: William Pencak
Publisher: Penn State Press
ISBN: 0271035803
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This number includes pocket almanacs but excludes almanacs published for
markets other than Philadelphia and German-language almanacs; the latter are
discussed in Philipp Mu ̈nch's essay in this volume. 6. For examples, see
Richard Saunders [Benjamin Franklin], A Pocket Almanack for the Year 1768 (
Philadelphia, 1767), which sold approximately two thousand copies. See also
Marion Barber Stowell, Early American Almanacs: The Colonial Weekday Bible (
New York: Burt ...

The Extraterrestrial Life Debate 1750 1900

Author: Michael J. Crowe
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 0486145018
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IV, p. 404n. 79 Franklin's almanacs are reprinted in facsimile in The Complete
Poor Richard Almanacks, 2 vols. (Barre, Mass., 1970). 80 On Ames, see Marion
Barber Stowell, Early American Almanacs: The Colonial Weekday Bible (New
York, 1977), pp. 72–6, 164–5. 81 As quoted in Leventhal, Enlightenment, p. 247.
82 As quoted in Stowell, Almanacs, p. 165. 83 As quoted in Silvio A. Bedini, The
Life of Benjamin Banneker (New York, 1972), p. 76. 84 As quoted in Bedini,
Banneker, p.

Im Licht Der Vernunft

Author: Katja Rampelmann
Publisher: Franz Steiner Verlag
ISBN: 9783515078726
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Zum Thema amerikanische Kalender siehe Milton Drake, Almanacs of the United
States. New York 1962; Marion Barber Stowell, Early American Almanacs: The
Colonial Weekday Bible. New York 1977; Robert Sidwell, The Colonial American
Almanacs: A Study in Non-Institutional Education. Diss. phil. Rudgers University
1966. Drake, Almanacs of the United States, 2. Bd., 9 1 8, Nr. 9546 u. 9 19, Nr.
9563. Ebenso bei Stowell, Early American Almanacs, 117; Thomas Brendle/
Claude ...

Les Lectures Du Peuple En Europe Et Dans Les Am Riques Du Xviie Au Xxe Si Cle

Author: Hans-Jürgen Lüsebrink
Publisher: Editions Complexe
ISBN: 9782870279540
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... Marion Barbara Stowell, Early American Almanacs : the Colonial Weekday
Bible, New York, Burt Franklin, 1977. 2 Almanacs ofthe United States, compiled
by Milton Drake, New York, The Scarecrow Press, 1 962. 3 Voir aussi dans le
présent volume la contribution de Jacques Michon traitant plus particulièrement
des almanachs canadiens-français ; ainsi que Hans-Jùrgen Lùsebrink : « Savoirs
encyclopédiques et "littérature populaire". Approche des almanachs canadiens-
français, ...

Archiv F R Geschichte Des Buchwesens

Author: Historische Kommission des Börsenvereins des Deutschen Buchhandels e.V.
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 311093776X
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... Zeitung The American Weekly Mercury, die er seit 1719 in der Kolonie
Pennsylvania veröffentlichte, auch mehrere englische Kalender herausgebracht
hatte.2 Für die deutschsprachige Bevölkerung Pennsylvanias veröffentlichte
Bredford in ... Nachfolger veröffentlichten ab 1738 den Hoch-Deutsch
Americanischen Calender für die Jahre. 1 Vgl. Marion Barber Stowell: Early
American Almanacs. The Colonial Weekday Bible. New York: Franklin 1977, S.
117 sowie Thomas Brendle; ...

The Sabbath In Puritan New England

Author: Alice Morse Earle
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1776593758
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Nineteenth-century historian Alice Morse Earle brings the religious beliefs and practices of the Puritans to life in this fascinating discussion of the Protestant sect's way of worship.