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The Protestant almanack

The Protestant almanack

for the year from the incarnation of Jesus Christ, 1685, from the Reformation begun by Luther, 150, from our deliverance from popery by Queen Eliz., 126 : being the first after bissextile or leap-year ... : calculated according to art, for the meridian of Babylon, where the pope is elevated a hundred and fifty degrees above all reason, right, and religion ...

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Published by Printed for the Company of Stationers in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Almanacs, English,
  • Ephemerides,
  • Astrology -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Philoprotest ...
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1517:28.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[48] p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16786513M

      Poor Richard's Almanack was also popular for its extensive use of wordplay, and some of the witty phrases coined in the work survive in the contemporary American vernacular. The Almanacks were published yearly and contained the calendar, weather, poems, sayings and astronomical information that a typical almanac of the period would : Martino Fine Books. The issue of the Almanack is authored by Jane Srnec. OUR FAMILY’S OWN “FIDDLER ON THE ROOF” is the story of her talented and colorful grandfather, John C. Blott Jr.—farmer, real estate developer, resort owner, inventor, musician, and painter. The Historical Society thanks Jane for this important contribution to the Blott family history.

    Today in Benjamin Franklin published the first edition of Poor Richard's Almanack. Packed with weather, poems, the calendar, sayings and astrological as well as astronomical information, it was among the best selling printings in colonial America with print runs of up to 10, ers: Since its debut in , The World Almanac and Book of Facts has become the best-selling American reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies sold. This essential household and workplace desk reference is “the most useful reference book known to modern man,” according to the L.A. ed New York Times crossword puzzle editor Will Shortz calls it his “#1 reference.

    The Almanac Collection includes paper copies of o almanacs, dating from to the present, including several editions of two of the best known American almanacs: the Old Farmer's Almanack and Poor Richard's Almanac. Facts, figures, and links about the Christian world. The Logos Almanac is unique in its focus on Christianity and Christian institutions, and in the use of the semantic web to support powerful queries. It is implemented as a wiki, and users are encouraged to register and contribute to the Almanac.


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Farmers Almanack to Harris Farmers Almanac: Ladies Handbook Family Almanac to New Universal Almanac: Punch's Almanac to Almanac and Year Book for the Reformed Church: Central Sunday School Board Publishing House: Church Almanac: Protestant Episcopal Tract Society: New York: New York:   Some Christians today see astrology as a clear affront to their beliefs, and possibly a dangerous manifestation of the occult.

And yet, as historian T.J. Tomlin writes, through the eighteenth century, it was a central aspect of the almanacs that were ubiquitous in Protestant American homes.

ByTomlin writes, U.S. printers produced enough almanacs to provide one to every household in .Why did Benjamin Franklin establish the American Philosophical Society in ? to bring together scientists interested in understanding natural phenomena to garner help in compiling his book of maxims and proverbs, Poor Richard's Almanack to create a space for those who wanted to share ideas about European religion and politics to bring together intellectuals and challenge the authority of.