The Christian Calendar and New England Farmers Almanack, for the Year of our Lord 1826.
Boston: Christian Register Office, 1826. 12mo, 48pp. lacking covers. Chipping to front free endpaper with folds at top right corner. Tear along front hinge about 1-inch from bottom. Inscription to front free endpaper, and notes throughout. In a new cloth folding box. Inscribed by Percy Loring to the Rev. Mr. Brooks, probably in or near to 1824. The Lorings of the Boston area were a very prominent family in the 18th-century though no mention was found of a Percy in the family records. With a later inscription to Francis Thompson and nephews, and Cropper Benson.
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