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‘Tis the season for almanacs

As our two commenters on the last post sussed out, this month’s crocodile mystery is a detail from an almanac, the black “Swallow” overprinting the red “Dove” the names of authors of two different almanacs. Below is┬áthe full title page of the work in question, Swallow 1633. An Almanack for the yeare since the nativity… Continue Reading »