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Title(s):

The American gazetteer : containing a distinct account of all the parts of the New World; their situation, climate, soil, produce, former and present condition, commodities, manufactures, and commerce : together with an accurate account of the cities, towns, ports, bays, rivers, lakes, mountains, passes, and fortifications : the whole intended to exhibit the present state of things in that part of the globe, and views and interests of the several powers who have possessions in America : illustrated with proper maps : in three volumes.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for A. Millar and J. & R. Tonson, in the Strand, 1762.
Physical Description:
3 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
E14 .A44 1762
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Maps engraved by J. Gibson.
English Short Title Catalogue, T21817
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 1090
BEIR Eg 762: Imperfect: v.3 wanting.
BEIN CE14 A53: Bookplate of Sir Richard Brooke.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary calf.
Subject Terms:
America -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
America -- Gazetteers -- Early works to 1800.
Brooke, Richard, Sir, 1758-1829 -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Maps -- United States.
Engravings -- 1762.
Contributors:
Gibson, J. (John), active 1750-1792, engraver.
Millar, Andrew, 1705-1768, publisher.
J. and R. Tonson, publisher.
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