A new account of the East Indies Giving an exact and copious description of the situation, product, manufactures, laws, customs, religion, trade, &c. of all the countries and islands, which lie between the Cape of Good Hope, and the island of Japon. Interspersed with an entertaining relation not only of the principal events, which happened during the author's thirty years residence in those parts; but also of the most remarkable occurrences and revolutions in those vast dominions, for this century past. Comprehending also many curious and interesting particulars relating to our commerce with those countries, and the affairs of the East India Company. Illustrated with maps and sculptures. By Captain Alexander Hamilton. In two volumes

Main Author: Hamilton, Alexander
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for C. Hitch, in Paternoster-row; and A. Millar, opposite to Katharine-Street in the Strand 1744, M.DCC.XLVI. [1746]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T85366. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Vol.2 contains "A table of weights, measures and coins used in several parts of the East Indies", With separate pagination
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (2v.,plates) maps 8°