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The Resource A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England, by G. Imlay .., (electronic resource)

A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England, by G. Imlay .., (electronic resource)

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A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England
Title
A topographical description of the western territory of North America
Title remainder
containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England
Statement of responsibility
by G. Imlay ..
Title variation
Discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
GMOME
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1754?-1828?
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Imlay, Gilbert
Dewey number
330
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F352
  • HB161
LC item number
  • .I327
  • .G64 no. 15571.9
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
ca. 1747-1788
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Filson, John
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mississippi River Valley
  • Ohio River Valley
  • Genesee River Valley (Pa. and N.Y.)
  • Public lands
  • Kentucky
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England, by G. Imlay .., (electronic resource)
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http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/MOME?af=RN&ae=U102468492&srchtp=a&ste=14&q=univmanitoba
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Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 has title: The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... Being a supplement to Imlay's description of the western territory. Vol. II. By John Filson
  • Imlay's work appeared first, without that of Filson, London, 1792. The first edition of Filson's "Discovery" was published at Wilmington, Del., in 1784
  • Vol. 1, p. 216-250 incorrectly numbered 226-260
  • Signatures: v. 1, A-u6, x6 [Sig. x6 wanting]; v. 2, A-R6
  • Maps partly photostats "copied from the original in the John Carter Brown Library"--Kress Lib
  • Filmed from copy at Kress Library; copy imperfect: some loss of print in the center margin due to a tight binding
  • Reproduction of original from Kress Library of Business and Economics, Harvard University
  • Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 15571.9
Contents
v. 1. Imlay, G. Letters I-XI -- Notes -- v. 2. Filson, J. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky -- [Imlay, G.] Postscript. -- U.S. Dept. of state. Report of the secretary of state, to the President ... of the quantity and situation of the lands not claimed by the Indians, nor granted to nor claimed by any citizens, within the territory of the United States ... 1791 -- Thoughts on emigration. To which are added, miscellaneous observations, relating to the United States of America: and a short account of ... Kentucky
Dimensions
17 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
2 v.
Form of item
electronic
Lccn
nuc87554560
Other physical details
maps
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65331999
  • (OCoLC)ocm65331999
Label
A topographical description of the western territory of North America : containing a succinct account of its climate, natural history, population, agriculture, manners and customs, with an ample description of the several divisions into which that country in divided : an accurate statement of the various tribes of Indians that inhabit the frontier country : to which is annexed a delineation of the laws and government of the state of Kentucky : tending to shew the probable rise and grandeur of the American empire: in a series of letters to a friend in England, by G. Imlay .., (electronic resource)
Link
http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/MOME?af=RN&ae=U102468492&srchtp=a&ste=14&q=univmanitoba
Publication
Note
  • Vol. 2 has title: The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky ... Being a supplement to Imlay's description of the western territory. Vol. II. By John Filson
  • Imlay's work appeared first, without that of Filson, London, 1792. The first edition of Filson's "Discovery" was published at Wilmington, Del., in 1784
  • Vol. 1, p. 216-250 incorrectly numbered 226-260
  • Signatures: v. 1, A-u6, x6 [Sig. x6 wanting]; v. 2, A-R6
  • Maps partly photostats "copied from the original in the John Carter Brown Library"--Kress Lib
  • Filmed from copy at Kress Library; copy imperfect: some loss of print in the center margin due to a tight binding
  • Reproduction of original from Kress Library of Business and Economics, Harvard University
  • Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 15571.9
Contents
v. 1. Imlay, G. Letters I-XI -- Notes -- v. 2. Filson, J. The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky -- [Imlay, G.] Postscript. -- U.S. Dept. of state. Report of the secretary of state, to the President ... of the quantity and situation of the lands not claimed by the Indians, nor granted to nor claimed by any citizens, within the territory of the United States ... 1791 -- Thoughts on emigration. To which are added, miscellaneous observations, relating to the United States of America: and a short account of ... Kentucky
Dimensions
17 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
2 v.
Form of item
electronic
Lccn
nuc87554560
Other physical details
maps
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)65331999
  • (OCoLC)ocm65331999

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