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Poor Robin"s almanac, for the year 1796
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Poor Robin"s almanac, for the year 1796 ... containing, besides every thing necessary in an almanac, signs of the times;--and Dr. Rush"s plan for preventing and curing the yellow fever. &c.

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Published by Printed and sold by John M"Culloch, no. 1, North Third-Street. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Robin Goodfellow. ...
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 28761.
ContributionsGoodfellow, Robin., Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813.
The Physical Object
Pagination[22+] p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17692084M

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