Sketches of America, a Narrative of a Journey of Five Thousand Miles Through the Eastern and Western States of America.

Published by Strahan and Spottiswoode for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London, 1819
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8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 3rd edition, with remarks on Mr. Birkbeck's "notes" and "letters". 454pp., bound in 3/4 brown diced calf over green marbled paper covered boards, raised bands ruled in gilt, spine label gilt, covers lightly rubbed, corners and spine ends only slightly worn, upper joint just starting to split. internally fresh. The first edition was published a year earlier. The last page of the present copy, the author has left his address so that anyone one could write him on the subject of America. The author touches several subjects; rum and whiskey feed, log house, farming, minerals, finances, trade, emigration, coal, apparel, etc. A very good copy. Bookseller Inventory # 015553

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Title: Sketches of America, a Narrative of a ...

Publisher: Strahan and Spottiswoode for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, London

Publication Date: 1819

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