An historical and chronological deduction of the origin of commerce from the earliest accounts. Containing an history of the great commercial interests of the British Empire. To which is prefixed, an introduction, exhibiting a view of the ancient and modern state of Europe; of the importance of our colonies; and of the commerce, shipping, manufactures, fisheries, &c. of Great-Britain and Ireland; and their influence on the landed interest. With an appendix, containing the modern politico-commercial geography of the several countries of Europe. Carefully revised, corrected, and continued to the present time. In four volumes

Main Author: Anderson, Adam
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed at the Logographic Press, by J. Walter, Printing-House Square, Blackfriars, and sold by J. Robson, T. Payne and sons, B. White and Son, L. Davis, B. Law, R. Baldwin, T. Becket, P. Elmsly, W. Otridge, J. Johnson, C. Dilly, W. Richardson, W. Flexney, W. Goldsmith, J. Bew, T. Evans, G. and T. Wilkie, T. Whieldon, W. Lowndes, J. Debrett, Scatchard and Whitaker: also by L. White, Dublin, Elliot and Gordon, Edinburgh; and Dunlop and Wilson, Glasgow 1787, 1787-1789
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:A prospectus for this edition was issued on January 21, 1787. - Author identified in the Preface as Adam Anderson. - English Short Title Catalog, T79287. - Issued in parts. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Sabin, 1382. - The imprint to vols. 2-4 includes T. Hookham which brings the number of booksellers listed in London for these volumes to 18. - Vols. 1-3 are dated 1787, vol. 4 1789. - With a list of subscribers in vol. 4
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (4v.,plates) maps 4°