1757.007: The Virginia Almanack for the year of our Lord God 1758.

Published: 1757

Full Title: The Virginia Almanack for the Year of Our Lord God 1758. Being the Second after Bissextile, or Leap-Year. Wherein Are Contained, The Lunations, Conjunctions, Eclipses; The Increase, Decrease, and Length of the Days and Nights; The Sun and Moon's Rising and Setting; The Rising, Setting, And Southing of the Heavenly Bodies; Weather; Court Days; A List of the Governors, &c. of the several British Colonies on the Continent of North-America; A List of the Council and the House of Burgesses of Virginia; Courts Days In North Carolina; Description of the Roads thro' the Continent; The Whole Process in Making of Indigo, &c. &c. Calculated According To Art; And Referred To The Horizon Of 38 Degrees North Latitude, and a Meridian Of Five Hours West from the City of London, Fitting Virginia, Maryland, North-Carolina, &c. By Theophilus Wreg, Philom.

Author: Grew, Theophilus (d. 1759).

Place Issued: Williamsburg

Issuing Press: William Hunter

Description: [32 pgs.]; 17 cm. x 10.5 cm. (8vo)


"A letter from a gentleman of South-Carolina, on the cultivation of indico. By Charles Woodmason." [pgs. 21-36] Hunter was in England from June 1756 to July 1759; his office's production was handled by John Stretch during his absence.

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