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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.

London : Printed for A. Millar and J. & R. Tonson, in the Strand, 1762.
Physical Description:
3 volumes : illustrations, maps ; 18 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
E14 .A44 1762
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
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.
Maps -- United States.
Engravings -- 1762.
Gibson, J. (John), active 1750-1792, engraver.
Millar, Andrew, 1705-1768, publisher.
J. and R. Tonson, publisher.

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