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An historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the United States of America, and of the European settlements in America and the West-Indies. [microform] / By W. Winterbotham. ; In four volumes. ; Vol. I[-IV].

Author/Creator:
Winterbotham, William, 1763-1829.
Publication:
New-York: : Printed by Tiebout and O'Brien, for John Reid, bookseller and stationer, no. 106, Water-Street., 1796.
Format/Description:
Microformat
4 v. : ill., plans, ports. ; 22 cm. (8vo) + 1 atlas
Edition:
The first American edition, with additions and corrections.
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 31647.
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Other Title:
Historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the United States ...
Subjects:
Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Portraits.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 -- Portraits.
Winterbotham, William, 1763-1829 -- Portraits.
Penn, William, 1644-1718 -- Portraits.
Zoology -- America.
America -- Description and travel.
America -- History.
United States -- Description and travel.
United States -- History.
West Indies -- Description and travel.
West Indies -- History.
Form/Genre:
Subscribers' lists.
Place of Publication:
United States New York New York.
Notes:
Re-issue of Winterbotham's A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view ... (Evans 29912) with new preliminaries in v. 1-2 and the addition of a subscription list and directions to the binder in v. 4.
Plates engraved by William Rollinson, John Scoles, Elkanah Tisdale and Benjamin Tanner.
Edition statement transposed; precedes "In four volumes." on title page.
Vol. 1: vi, [2], 590 p., [2] leaves of plates; v. 2: [4], 493, [1] p., [2] leaves of plates; v. 3: [4], 519, [1] p., [6] leaves of plates; v. 4: [4], 516, [20] p., [16] leaves of plates.
Errors in paging: v. 3, p. 48, 191, 236 and 296 misnumbered 28, 192, 218 and 294; v. 4, p. 295-296 and 318 misnumbered 285, 297 and 218.
"An atlas of twenty folio maps accompanies the work with a cover title: The atlas for Winterbotham's History of America,--which was also issued separately by the publisher, as 'The American atlas.'"--Evans. The atlas is recorded as Evans 31078 and Bristol B9088 (Shipton & Mooney 47413).
"Subscribers names."--v. 4, p. [525-533].
"Directions to the binder."--v. 4, p. [535].
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 31647).
Cited in:
Evans 31647
OCLC:
55823180