A concise account of North America: containing a description of the several British colonies ... including the islands of Newfoundland, Cape Breton, etc. ... also of the interior, or westerly parts of the country, upon the Rivers St. Laurence, the Mississippi, Christino, and the Great Lakes. To which is subjoined, an account of the several nations and tribes of Indians residing in those parts...

London: printed for the author, 1765. First edition, 8vo, pp. vii, [1], 264; recent quarter calf antique, red moroco label on spine; nice copy. "The first geographical account of the American interior after England had wrested it from France, and, aside from those of Pittman and Hutchins, the most accurate of the period" - Howes. "One of the most accurate contemporary accounts of the interior of North America as it was when England took it from France" - Streeter. Clark I, 301; Howes R418 ('b'); Lande 761; Sabin 72723; Streeter Sale 1028. Item #51494

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