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The history of Pennsylvania, in North America, from the original institution and settlement of that province, under the first proprietor and governor William Penn, in 1681, till after the year 1742; with an introduction, respecting, the life of the late W. Penn, prior to the grant of the province, and the religious society of the people called Quakers; --with the first rise of the neighbouring colonies, more particularly of West-New-Jersey, and the settlement of the Dutch and Swedes on Delaware. To which is added, a brief description of the said province, and of the general state, in which it flourished, principally between the years 1760 and 1770. The whole including a variety of things, useful and interesting to be known, respecting that country in early time, &c. With an appendix. Written principally between the years 1776 and 1780, by Robert Proud. [Four lines of quotations in Latin] Volume I[-II]. Preview this item
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The history of Pennsylvania, in North America, from the original institution and settlement of that province, under the first proprietor and governor William Penn, in 1681, till after the year 1742; with an introduction, respecting, the life of the late W. Penn, prior to the grant of the province, and the religious society of the people called Quakers; --with the first rise of the neighbouring colonies, more particularly of West-New-Jersey, and the settlement of the Dutch and Swedes on Delaware. To which is added, a brief description of the said province, and of the general state, in which it flourished, principally between the years 1760 and 1770. The whole including a variety of things, useful and interesting to be known, respecting that country in early time, &c. With an appendix. Written principally between the years 1776 and 1780, by Robert Proud. [Four lines of quotations in Latin] Volume I[-II].

Author: Robert Proud
Publisher: Philadelphia : Printed and sold by Zachariah Poulson, Junior, number eighty, Chesnut-Street, 1797[-1798]
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Genre/Form: History
Portraits
Maps
Named Person: William Penn; William Penn; William Penn
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Proud
OCLC Number: 1087249860
Notes: Imprint of v. 2 varies: Philadelphia: Printed and sold by Zachariah Poulson, Junior, no. 106, Chesnut-Street, nearly opposite to the Bank of North America. 1798.
Frontispiece portrait of William Penn (v. 1) signed: J.J. Barralet direxit. [Alexander] Lawson sculp. Drawn from the original bust in the Loganian Library Philadelphia 1 Novr 1797.
Map of Pennsylvania (v. 2) engraved by James Thackara.
Vol. 1: 508 p., [1] leaf of plates; v. 2: 373, [1], 146 p., [1] folded leaf of plates.
Reproduction of original from the British Library.
Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes) 1 map, 1 portrait
Other Titles: Eighteenth century collections online.

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