Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Clúny, Alexander

Title:
The American traveller, or, Observations on the present state, culture and commerce of the British colonies in America, and the further improvements of which they are capable : with an account of the exports, imports and returns of each colony respectively, and of the numbers of British ships and seamen, merchants, traders and manufacturers employed by all collectively : together with the amount of the revenue arising to Great-Britain therefrom : in a series of letters, written originally to the Right Honourable the Earl of ******** / by an old and experienced trader.
Published/Created:
London : Printed for E. and C. Dilly, in the Poultry, and J. Almon, Piccadilly, MDCCLXIX [1769]

Physical Description:
[8], 122 pages, [2] leaves of plates, (1 folded) : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm (4to)
Collection:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Dedication signed: The American traveller; variant: the dedication is unsigned and a holograph signature "Alexr. Cluny" inserted.
Subject Terms:
United States -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800. | Canada -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800. | Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Early works to 1800. | Great Britain -- Colonies -- Commerce -- America -- Early works to 1800. | Hudson's Bay Company -- Early works to 1800. | America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800. | World maps -- Early works to 1800. | Tobacco industry -- Virginia -- Early works to 1800. | Tobacco industry -- Maryland -- Early works to 1800. | Hudson's Bay Company. | British colonies. | Commerce. | Travel. | World maps. | America. | Canada. | United States. | Cluny, Alexander -- Presentation inscription to Lord Clive, 14 December 1769. | Clive, Lord -- Presentation inscription from Alexander Cluny, 14 December 1769.
Form/Genre:
Early works. | Maps. | Engravings -- 1769. | Travel literature.
Contributors:
Jefferys, Thomas, -1771, engraver. | Almon, John, 1737-1805, publisher. | E. & C. Dilly (Firm), publisher.