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A summary, historical and political, of the first planting, progressive improvements, and present state of the British settlements in North-America. Containing I. Some general account of ancient and modern colonies, the granting and settling of the British continent and West-India island colonies, with some transient remarks concerning the adjoining French and Spanish settlements, and other remarks of various natures. II. The Hudson’s-Bay Company’s lodges, fur and skin trade. III. Newfoundland harbours and cod-fishery. IV. The province of L’Acadie or Nova Scotia; with the vicissitudes of the property and jurisdiction thereof, and its present state. V. The several grants of Sagadahock, province of Main, Massachusetts-Bay, and New-Plymouth, united by a new charter in the present province of Massachusetts-Bay, commonly called New-England. By William Douglass, M. D. Vol. I.
London: Printed for R. and J. Dodsley, in Pall-Mall, 1760.
NoteAutograph at head of title, v. 1, in black ink, crossed over, but legible: Jacob Morton / 1785; the same on p. 1 (leaf B recto), v. 2; on t.p. of v. 2 autograph signature only. Library also has v. 2 of the 1749-1752 Boston edition.
|Borrower Name||Volume||Date Out||Date In||Fine||Transcribed
|Frederick Rhinelander||Volume 1||2/15/1790||2/24/1790||Douglas' Summary|
|Garrett B. Abeel||Volume 1||11/26/1791||11/29/1791||Douglas Summary|
|Garrett B. Abeel||Volume 2||11/29/1791||11/30/1791||"|
|Garrett Abeel||Volume 2||1/7/1792||1/10/1792||Douglass Summary|
|John Abrams||Volume 1||9/25/1800||9/27/1800||Douglass|
|John Abrams||Volume 2||9/27/1800||9/29/1800||"|
|John Abrams||Volume 3||9/29/1800||10/2/1800||"|
|John Abrams||Volume 4||10/2/1800||10/6/1800||"|
|David Moses||Volume 2||10/6/1800||10/10/1800||Douglass|
|David Moses||Volume 1||10/6/1800||10/10/1800||Douglass|
|Henry Rogers||Volume 2||7/25/1801||7/27/1801||Douglass|
|Henry Rogers||Volume 1||7/25/1801||7/27/1801||Douglass|
|Henry Rogers||Volume 3||7/25/1801||7/27/1801||Douglass|
|Henry Rogers||Volume 4||7/25/1801||7/27/1801||Douglass|
|Benjamin S. Judah||Volume 2||7/29/1801||8/3/1801||Douglass|
|Benjamin S. Judah||Volume 1||7/29/1801||8/3/1801||Douglass|
|Benjamin S. Judah||Volume 3||7/29/1801||8/3/1801||Douglass|
|Benjamin S. Judah||Volume 4||7/29/1801||8/3/1801||Douglass|