The Resource A concise natural history of East and West Florida; : containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world., By Captain Bernard Romans. ; Illustrated with twelve copper plates, and two whole sheet maps. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)

A concise natural history of East and West Florida; : containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world., By Captain Bernard Romans. ; Illustrated with twelve copper plates, and two whole sheet maps. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)

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A concise natural history of East and West Florida; : containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world.
Title
A concise natural history of East and West Florida;
Title remainder
containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world.
Statement of responsibility
By Captain Bernard Romans. ; Illustrated with twelve copper plates, and two whole sheet maps. ; Vol. I
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Contributor
Dedicatee
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Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
14440
Citation source
Evans
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ca. 1720-ca. 1784
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Romans, Bernard
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1710?-1776
  • ca. 1720-ca. 1784
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, William
  • Ellis, John
  • Romans, Bernard
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  • Natural history
  • Pilot guides
  • Pilot guides
  • Indians of North America
  • Florida
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A concise natural history of East and West Florida; : containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world., By Captain Bernard Romans. ; Illustrated with twelve copper plates, and two whole sheet maps. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/14440
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Dedicated to John Ellis
  • The second volume was not published
  • The "two whole sheet maps" of East and West Florida mentioned in the title were not issued with this work, but were eventually published separately in 1781. Cf. Library of Congress. Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789. Washington, 1981, p. 352
  • Most plates engraved by Romans
  • Error in paging: page numbers 176-177 omitted from pagination
  • "An aggregate and valuation of exports of produce from the province of Georgia ... Compiled by William Brown, comptroller and searcher of His Majesty's Customs in the Port of Savannah."--folded table facing p. 104
  • "List of subscribers to this work."--p. i-viii. "A list of subscribers, whose names were too late to be prefixed to the work."--p. [344]
  • Errata, p. lxxxix and [xci-xcii]
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file reproduced from microform
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mixed
Control code
000312660
Dimensions
19 cm. (8vo)
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unknown
Extent
4, viii, 342 [i.e., 340], [2], lxxxix, [5] p., [1] folded leaf, [11] leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., 3 maps
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absent
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access
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Electronic text and image data.
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remote
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(Sirsi) 000312660
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A concise natural history of East and West Florida; : containing an account of the natural produce of all the southern part of British America, in the three kingdoms of nature, particularly the animal and vegetable. : Likewise, the artificial produce now raised, or possible to be raised, and manufactured there, with some commercial and political observations in that part of the world; and a chorographical account of the same. : To which is added, by way of appendix, plain and easy directions to navigators over the bank of Bahama, the coast of the two Floridas, the north of Cuba, and the dangerous Gulph Passage. Noting also, the hitherto unknown watering places in that part of America, intended principally for the use of such vessels as may be so unfortunate as to be distressed by weather in that difficult part of the world., By Captain Bernard Romans. ; Illustrated with twelve copper plates, and two whole sheet maps. ; Vol. I, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/14440
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Dedicated to John Ellis
  • The second volume was not published
  • The "two whole sheet maps" of East and West Florida mentioned in the title were not issued with this work, but were eventually published separately in 1781. Cf. Library of Congress. Maps and charts of North America and the West Indies 1750-1789. Washington, 1981, p. 352
  • Most plates engraved by Romans
  • Error in paging: page numbers 176-177 omitted from pagination
  • "An aggregate and valuation of exports of produce from the province of Georgia ... Compiled by William Brown, comptroller and searcher of His Majesty's Customs in the Port of Savannah."--folded table facing p. 104
  • "List of subscribers to this work."--p. i-viii. "A list of subscribers, whose names were too late to be prefixed to the work."--p. [344]
  • Errata, p. lxxxix and [xci-xcii]
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000312660
Dimensions
19 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
4, viii, 342 [i.e., 340], [2], lxxxix, [5] p., [1] folded leaf, [11] leaves of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill., 3 maps
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000312660

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