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THE BRITISH MONARCHY: OR, A NEW CHOROGRAPHICAL DESCRIPTION OF ALL THE DOMINIONS SUBJECT TO THE KING OF GREAT BRITAIN.
London 1743 - Engraved title page, to the reader, 3 pp. of introduction and 103 ff and a folding chart only, engraved maps and vignettes, G. Bickham, 1743 bound with A Short Description of the American Colonies, engraved title and 14 ff., vignettes, G. Bickham, 1747 [colophon dated 1749], NEW CALF BINDING // 188 numbered pages, all pages entirely engraved and printed on the recto only, with most pages illustrated. List of pages included: Pages 1-5, 14-43, 49-53, 59-63, 74-93, 119-161, folding plate, 164-173, 184-188. CONTENTS: Title Page (1743) - The Engraver to the Reader (1743) - Introduction - A Map of Ireland; A Description of Ireland - A Map of the North Part of Great Britain, called Scotland; A Description of Scotland - A Map of the South Part of Great Britain, called England and Wales; A Description of England; Egbert, King of the West Saxons, First Monarch of all England [Follow by] A Description of the Several Counties in South Britain; Containing England and Wales (1744) - Introduction; Cornwall; Somersetshire; Wiltshire; Hampshire; Bershire; Surrey; Oxfordshire; Buckinghamshire; Bedfordshire; Hertfordshire; Middlesex; Essex; Derbyshire; Warwickshire; Worcestershire; Staffordshire, Antiquities and Curiosities found in Staffordshire; Shropshire; Cheshire; Herefordshire; Monmouthshire; South Wales; North Wales; Yorkshire; Durham; Lancashire; Westmoreland; Cumberland; Northumberland; A Table of several Particular relating to the Counties of South Britain [Follow by] A Short Description of the American Colonies; belonging to the Crown of Great Britain (1747) - The American Colonies: Acadia; New England; New York; New Jersey - The American Islands: New Foundland; Bermudas; Bahama; Jamaica; Leeward Islands; Barbados - The Electoral States - The African and Indian Settlements. // VERY SCARCE!!!!! Photos available upon request. [Attributes: Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Louis Caron]
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