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An account of the European settlements in America

London : Printed for J. Dodsley ... , 1766.; 332 images, 324 with full-text search

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Burke, Edmund, 1729?-1797.
Burke, William, 1730-1798.
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 54658
An account of the European settlements in America : in six parts : I. A short history of the discovery of that part of the world. II. The manners and customs of the original inhabitants. III. Of the Spanish settlements. IV. Of the Portuguese. V. Of the French, Dutch, and Danish. VI. Of the English ..
London : Printed for J. Dodsley ... , 1766.
FC 02 0203 no. 54658
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration anglaises.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Dutch.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- English.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- French.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Danish.
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration hollandaises.
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration françaises.
Amérique -- Découverte et exploration danoises.
Document source
Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Harold Campbell Vaughan Memorial Library, Acadia University.
"In two volumes. Volume first."
Part of a CIHM set. For individual microfiches in this set see CIHM microfiche nos. 54658-54659.
Attributed to Edmund Burke--National Union Catalog pre-1956 imprints. Also attributed to William Burke--Dictionary of national biography.
"Each part contains an accurate description of the settlements in it, their extent, climate, productions, trade, genius and disposition of their inhabitants : the interests of the several powers of Europe with respect to those settlements, and their political and commercial views with regard to each other."
A new edition, carefully corrected.
4 microfiches (166 fr.).
[6], 310, [6] p. ; 17 cm.