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Creator:
Anburey, Thomas, author.
Title(s):

Travels through the interior parts of America : in a series of letters / by an officer.

Published/Created:
London : Printed for William Lane, Leadenhall-Street, MDCCLXXXIX [1789]
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 21 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
E163 .A53 1789
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Dedication signed: Thomas Anburey.
Frontispiece map (vol. 1) engraved by Thomas Conder. Other engravings by Inigo Barlow.
Pagination: v. 1: [4], vii, [21], 467, [1] p., [6] leaves of plates (5 folded); v. 2:[4], 558, [2] p., [2] folded leaves of plates.
Signatures: v. 1: pi² [A]⁴ a-b⁴ c² A-2G⁸ 2H² (2H2 verso blank); v. 2: [A]² B-2N⁸ (2N8 blank).
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 1366
Howes, W. U.S.iana (2nd ed.) A226
English Short Title Catalogue, T97132
BEIN 1995 370 copy 1: 20 cm. Imperfect: front.(fold. map) wanting; fold. plan bled; leaf of facsims. wanting.
BEIN 1995 370 copy 2: 22 cm. Imperfect: front (fold. map), 2 fold. plates, and leaf of facsims. wanting.
BAC: British Art Center bound in contemporary calf. Bookplate: Col. Geo. Callander of Craigforth.
Subject Terms:
Burgoyne's Invasion, 1777.
Callander, Geo., Col. -- Bookplate.
Canada -- Description and travel.
United States -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800.
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Personal narratives, British.
Form/Genre:
Subscription lists (Publishing) -- England -- London -- 1789.
Maps.
Engravings -- 1789.
Narratives.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Contributors:
Lane, William, -1814, publisher.
Conder, Thomas, 1746 or 1747-1831, engraver.
Barlow, Inigo, engraver.
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  • Plates: Map for the interior travels through America, delineating the march of the Army
  • View of St. John's upon the River Sorrell
  • The section and plan of a blockhouse
  • Indian warrior
  • View of the blockhouse and the saw mill
  • View of the encampment at Still Water
  • American continental dollars
  • View of the encampment of the Convention Army at Charlotteville.

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