Catalog Record: The year book of daily recreation and information : concerning remarkable men and manners, times and seasons, solemnities and merry-makings, antiquities and novelties, on the plan of the every-day book and table book, or everlasting calendar of popular amusements, sports, pastimes, ceremonies, customs, and events, incident to each of the three hundred and sixty-five days, in past and present times: forming a complete history of the year; and a perpetual key to the almanack | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The year book of daily recreation and information :
concerning remarkable men and manners, times and seasons, solemnities and merry-makings, antiquities and novelties, on the plan of the every-day book and table book, or everlasting calendar of popular amusements, sports, pastimes, ceremonies, customs, and events, incident to each of the three hundred and sixty-five days, in past and present times: forming a complete history of the year; and a perpetual key to the almanack /
by William Hone.

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Main Author: Hone, William, 1780-1842.
Related Names: Cruikshank, George 1792-1878, ill.
Language(s): English
Published: London : William Tegg and Co., 85, Queen Street, Cheapside, [1850?]
Subjects: Rites and ceremonies
Popular culture
Manners and customs
Folklore
Festivals
Calendar
Almanacs, English
Almanacs, English > Almanacs, English / Great Britain > Almanacs, English / Great Britain / 19th century.
Calendar > Calendar / Great Britain.
Folklore > Folklore / Great Britain > Folklore / Great Britain / Yearbooks.
Festivals > Festivals / Great Britain > Festivals / Great Britain / Yearbooks.
Rites and ceremonies > Rites and ceremonies / Great Britain > Rites and ceremonies / Great Britain / Yearbooks.
Popular culture > Popular culture / Great Britain > Popular culture / Great Britain / Miscellanea.
Great Britain
Great Britain > Great Britain / History > Great Britain / History / Anecdotes.
Great Britain > Great Britain / Social life and customs > Great Britain / Social life and customs / Miscellanea.
Miscellanea
History
Anecdotes
Note: Many of the engravings are by George Cruikshank.
"With one hundred and fourteen engravings."
Originally published weekly from January 1831 to January 1832, in 52 numbers.
Preface dated and signed: "W. Hone. 13 Gracechurch-street, January, 1832." William Tegg at 85 Queen Street, Cheapside between 1850 and 1860; using name without "and Co." in imprint from 1860 to 1890. Cf. Ian Maxted. London book trade 1775-1800, p. 222.
Physical Description: [4] p., 1644 columns [i.e. 824 p.], [2] p., [1] leaf of plates: ill., port. : 23 cm.
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