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The British Empire in America, : containing the history of the discovery, settlement, progress and state of the British colonies on the continent and islands of America. Vol. I[-Vol. II] ....
Oldmixon, Mr. (John), 1673-1742.
edition
Second edition, corrected and amended. With the continuation of the history, and the variation in the state and trade of those colonies, from the year 1710 to the present time. Including occasional remarks, and the most feasible and useful methods for their improvement and security.
imprint
London [England]: : Printed for J. Brotherton, J. Clarke in Duck-Lane, A. Ward J. Clarke at the Royal-Exchange, C. Hitch, J. Osbourn, E. Wicksteed, C. Bathurst, Timothy Saunders, and T. Harris., MDCCXLI. [1741]
description
1online resource (2 volume maps )
format(s)
Book
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imprint
London [England]: : Printed for J. Brotherton, J. Clarke in Duck-Lane, A. Ward J. Clarke at the Royal-Exchange, C. Hitch, J. Osbourn, E. Wicksteed, C. Bathurst, Timothy Saunders, and T. Harris., MDCCXLI. [1741]
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
citation/reference
ESTC T45485
Howes, W. U.S.iana (2nd edition), O61
Kress Lib., 4576
Lib. Company. Afro-Americana, 7289
Sabin 57157
general note
"Being an account of the country, soil, climate, product and trade of Newfoundland, New-England, New-Scotland, New-York, New-Jersey, Pensylvania, Maryland, Virginia, Carolina, Georgia, Hudson's-Bay."--Vol. I. "Being an account of the country, soil, climate, product and trade of Barbados, St. Lucia, St. Vincents, Dominico, Antego, Montserrat, Nevis, St. Christophers, Barbuda, Anguilia, Jamaica, Bahama, and Bermudas."--Vol. II.
Bookseller's advertisements in volume 1, pages [xxxv]-[xxxvi] and final [1] pages.
Errors in pagination: volume 1 pages 364 misnumbered 648; volume 2 pages 437 misnumbered 773.
First edition, London, 1708.
Includes index.
Maps by Herman Moll.
Pagination: volume 1: xxxiv, [2], 567, [1] pages, [5] folded leaves of plates; volume 2: [2], 478 pages, [3] folded leaves of plates.
catalogue key
12544241
 
Electronic reproduction. Philadelphia, Pa.: NewsBank, inc., 2014. Available via the World Wide Web. Access restricted to Readex Afro-Americana Imprints, 1535-1922: From the Library Company of Philadelphia subscribers.
Original: Library Company copy 100.O volume 1 wanting the map of North America; volume 1 map of Virginia and Maryland torn, removing top third.
Original: Library Company copy 112548.O in contemporary calf binding with rebacked spine; bookplates of James Wedderburn; from the McNeil Americana Collection.

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