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An account of the present state of the Hebrides. And western coasts of Scotland [electronic resource] : in which an attempt is made to explain the circumstances that have hitherto repressed the industry of the natives; and some hints are suggested for encouraging the Fisheries, and promoting other improvements in those countries. Being the substance of a report to the Lords of Treasury of Facts collected in a Tour to the Hebrides, with large additions; together with the Evidence given before the Committee of Fisheries: by James Anderson, Lld. Frs. Fsa. Scot. Author of The Interest of Great Britain with regard to her American Colonies considered. Observations on the Means of exciting a Spirit of National Industry. &c. &c. &c. Illustrated with a new map of Scotland, in which the Hebrides and Western Coasts, in particular, are laid down from the best Authorities and latest Observations.

Author/Creator:
Anderson, James, 1739-1808.
Publication:
Edinburgh : printed [by Mundell & Wilson] for G. G. J. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row, London, and C. Elliot, Edinburgh, MDCCLXXXV. [1785]
Format/Description:
Book
[6],clxv,[1],452p.,plates : map ; 8⁰.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
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Subjects:
Fisheries -- Scotland.
Canals -- Scotland -- Design and construction.
Planned communities -- Scotland.
Hebrides (Scotland) -- Economic conditions.
Scotland -- Economic policy.
Western Isles (Scotland) -- Description and travel.
Place of Publication:
England Scotland Edinburgh.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
With a half-title.
Printers' names from colophon.
A reissue of the G. Robinson and C. Elliot first edition of the same year, with a cancel titlepage and reset errata.
The errata list in the preliminary gathering begins with an erratum on p.xii.
Variant: the reissue with cancel preliminary gathering; the errata list begins with an erratum on p.lxx.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from British Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T135827.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.