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Title Page: Topographical description of Virginia ... Hutchins, Thomas, 1778

Title Page: Topographical description of Virginia ... / Hutchins, Thomas / 1778
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Full Title: (Title Page to) A Topographical Description Of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, And North Carolina, Comprehending The Rivers Ohio, Kenhawa, Sioto, Cherokee, Wabash, Illinois, Mississippi, &c ... Published by Thomas Hutchins ... With A Plan of the Rapids of the Ohio, A Plan of the several Villages in the Illinois Country, A table of the Distances between Fort Pitt and the Mouth of the Ohio, all Engraved upon Copper ... London: Printed for the Author, and Sold by J. Almon, opposite Burlington House, in Piccadilly. MDCCLXXVIII.

Author: Hutchins, Thomas

Date: 1778

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Author: Hutchins, Thomas

Date: 1778

Short Title: Title Page: Topographical description of Virginia ...

Publisher: London: J. Almon

Type: Title Page

Object Height cm: 21

Object Width cm: 14

Note: First edition, second issue. Streeter: "Hutchins' work is one of the most valuable sources on the West during the British period." The book describes the country portrayed on Hutchins' "New Map of the Western Parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland and North Carolina..." which was issued separately but at the same time as the book. With two folding maps, "A Plan of the Rapids, in the River Ohio" and "A Plan of the several Villages in the Illinois Country..."

Reference: Streeter 1299; Howes H846.

State / Province: Virginia ; Pennsylvania ; Maryland ; North Carolina

Full Title: (Title Page to) A Topographical Description Of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, And North Carolina, Comprehending The Rivers Ohio, Kenhawa, Sioto, Cherokee, Wabash, Illinois, Mississippi, &c ... Published by Thomas Hutchins ... With A Plan of the Rapids of the Ohio, A Plan of the several Villages in the Illinois Country, A table of the Distances between Fort Pitt and the Mouth of the Ohio, all Engraved upon Copper ... London: Printed for the Author, and Sold by J. Almon, opposite Burlington House, in Piccadilly. MDCCLXXVIII.

List No: 5045A

Series No: 1

Published In: A Topographical Description Of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Maryland, And North Carolina, Comprehending The Rivers Ohio, Kenhawa, Sioto, Cherokee, Wabash, Illinois, Mississippi, &c ... Published by Thomas Hutchins ... With A Plan of the Rapids of the Ohio, A Plan of the several Villages in the Illinois Country, A table of the Distances between Fort Pitt and the Mouth of the Ohio, all Engraved upon Copper ... London: Printed for the Author, and Sold by J. Almon, opposite Burlington House, in Piccadilly. MDCCLXXVIII.

Publication Author: Hutchins, Thomas

Publication Date: 1778

Publication Reference: Streeter 1299; Howes H846.

Publication Note: See note field above.

Publication List No: 5045.000

Publication Type: Geography Book

Publication Maps: 2

Publication Height cm: 21

Publication Width cm: 14

Image No: 5045A

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