The Resource A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America: : comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth]., By the Rev. W. Winterbotham, (electronic resource)

A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America: : comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth]., By the Rev. W. Winterbotham, (electronic resource)

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A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America: : comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth].
Title
A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America:
Title remainder
comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth].
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By the Rev. W. Winterbotham
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eng
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Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
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MWA
Citation location within source
29912
Citation source
Evans
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1763-1829
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Winterbotham, William
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1772?-1853
  • 1762-1842
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  • Scoles, John
  • Rollinson, William
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  • Washington, George
  • Franklin, Benjamin
  • Winterbotham, William
  • Zoology
  • America
  • America
  • United States
  • United States
  • West Indies
  • West Indies
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A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America: : comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth]., By the Rev. W. Winterbotham, (electronic resource)
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https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/29912
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  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Of v. 1-2 Evans notes "To be completed in thirty-two numbers--one every fortnight--beginning March 4, 1795."
  • Title of v. 3-4 (published in 1796) varies: An historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the United States of America, and of the European settlements in America and the West-Indies. By W. Winterbotham. The first American edition, with additions and corrections. Vol. 1 and 2 were reissued in 1796 with that title (cf. Evans 31647)
  • Portraits engraved by John Scoles and William Rollinson
  • Vol. 1: [2], 590 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 493, [1] p.; v. 3, [4], 519, [1] p., [3] leaves of plates; v. 4, [4], 516, [8] p
  • 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
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000333695
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24 cm. (8vo)
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4 v.
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(Sirsi) 000333695
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A geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the present situation of the United States of America: : comprehending a description of the United States ... : To which is prefixed, a general account of the discovery of America, by Columbus; general description of the whole continent of America, and the numerous tribes of American Indians, their manners, customs, &c. &c. : And to which is added, a view of the present state of the Spanish, French, English and Dutch possessions in America and the West-India islands. : Also, an appendix, containing various interesting and valuable papers and instructions relative to cultivating tobacco, rice, maize, sugar, maple tree. &c. : In four volumes. Illustrated with numerous large maps, charts, and plates. : Volume the first[-IVth]., By the Rev. W. Winterbotham, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/29912
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Of v. 1-2 Evans notes "To be completed in thirty-two numbers--one every fortnight--beginning March 4, 1795."
  • Title of v. 3-4 (published in 1796) varies: An historical, geographical, commercial, and philosophical view of the United States of America, and of the European settlements in America and the West-Indies. By W. Winterbotham. The first American edition, with additions and corrections. Vol. 1 and 2 were reissued in 1796 with that title (cf. Evans 31647)
  • Portraits engraved by John Scoles and William Rollinson
  • Vol. 1: [2], 590 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: [2], 493, [1] p.; v. 3, [4], 519, [1] p., [3] leaves of plates; v. 4, [4], 516, [8] p
  • 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
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000333695
Dimensions
24 cm. (8vo)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
4 v.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
[4] ports.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000333695

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