Catalog Record: The Crockett almanac 1841 : containing adventures, exploits, sprees & scrapes in the West, & life and manners in the backwoods | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The Crockett almanac 1841 :
containing adventures, exploits, sprees & scrapes in the West, & life and manners in the backwoods.

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Related Names: Boles, J. Durelle , collector., Manning, John H. approximately 1820-, illustrator., Hartwell, Alonzo 1805-1873, engraver.
Language(s): English
Published: Nashville, Tennessee : Published by Ben Harding, [1840]
Subjects: Crockett, Davy, > 1786-1836.
Frontier and pioneer life > Kentucky.
Frontier and pioneer life > Tennessee.
American wit and humor.
Hunting > Anecdotes.
Southern imprint > Tennessee > 1840.
Fictitious imprints (Publishing)
Almanacs > Tennessee > 1841.
Note: Signatures: [A]-[C]⁴ [D]⁶.
Title page illustration and illustrations on pages 7, 33, and 36 signed: Manning del. Hartwell sc.
"Ben Harding" is a fictitious character who appears in the almanac. The character is based on Ben Hardin (1784-1852), a Whig Congressman from Kentucky.
At head of title: Vol. 2. "Go Ahead!!" No. 3.
Physical Description: 33 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
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