MILLER'S PLANTERS' & MERCHANTS' STATE RIGHTS ALMANAC, FOR THE YEAR OF OUR LORD 1866... CALCULATED FOR THE HORIZON OF CHARLESTON, SO. CARO. BUT ALSO ADAPTED TO SOUTH-CAROLINA AND THE ADJACENT STATES. CONTAINING... THE HEBREW CALENDAR FOR THE YEAR 5625; AND THE DAYS OBSERVED AS THE PRINCIPAL FESTIVALS AND FASTS BY THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH. THE EXECUTIVE OFFICERS AND SOME OTHERS OF THE UNITED STATES. THE NEW CONSTITUTION OF SOUTH CAROLINA. THE CHIEF OFFICERS OF THE STATE OF SOUTH-CAROLINA AND OF THE CITY OF CHARLESTON, &C., &C.

Charleston, S.C. A.E. Miller. Also sold by Welch & Harris, and by Booksellers generally throughout the State, [1865]. 46, [14 advt] pp. Stitched, untrimmed, lightly toned. Bit of blank extremity chipping, Very Good. At head of title: 'FIRST EDITION.... 49th year of Publication.'

The Hebrew Calendar is, as with all the Miller's almanacs, included for the benefit of Charleston's substantial Jewish population. The Almanac prints the official documents repealing South Carolina's Ordinance of Secession, and its brand new Constitution abolishing slavery, with list of delegates to the Convention.
Note that the term 'State Rights' still appears in the title; it would be eliminated in the next year. Excellent advertisements are printed for Charleston-area merchants.
Not in Turnbull. Item #36422

Price: $750.00