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Travels in North America in the years 1827 and 1828

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Published by Printed for Cadell and Co., Simpkin and Marshall in Edinburgh, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- Description and travel,
  • Atlantic States -- Description and travel,
  • Canada -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Captain Basil Hall.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination3 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19357413M
    OCLC/WorldCa9939304

    This is the more complete and revised edition of Hodgson's letters. Still, a political argument that ensures success at the time of publication is often what consigns a book to historic obscurity. Only 5, copies of the first printing were produced making this title fairly uncommon. Dunbar is co-founder and academic dean of CITYterm at the Masters School in Dobbs Ferry, New York, an interdisciplinary, experience-based semester program that immerses high school students from around the country in the history, literature, and culture of New York City. This marketing advantage would have been incredibly important to Trollope.

    Rochester is celebrated all over the Union as presenting one of the most striking instances of rapid increase in size and population of which that country affords any example. Gilt Edges The three exposed edges of a book have been smoothed and gilded. He was worried that Tour of the Prairies was too simple and not strong enough to stand on its own as a book. One of only 2, copies of this title printed and sold. His last work, a collection of sketches and tales under the name of Patchworkhad not been long published before its author became insane, and he died in Haslar hospital, Portsmouth, on the 11th of September San Francisco: John Howell Books,

    Of particular value to collectors as evidence of a very early form of the book. Without dust jackets as issued; however, both books are contained within a very good paper covered slip case which shows spots of foxing over its panels and rear board. Clark, Vol. Volume II contains pages to including an index, chapter notes and text. It was well received by an adoring American public even winning fond praise from Edgar Allan Poe in his review which appeared in the Southern Literary Messenger. Brian Jay Jones: Washington Irving An American Original In this volume he added an opening announcement billed as an "Advertisement" with the following statement: "The 'Crayon Miscellany' will appear in the numbers, from time to time, as circumstances may permit' and will contain scenes and sketches of life in America and Europe; together with such other themes, both real and imaginary, as may present themselves to the mind of the Author.


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Travels in North America in the years 1827 and 1828 book

Edition Print-run from a single setting of type without substantial change. Minneapolis, Minn. This marketing advantage would have been incredibly important to Trollope. During his presidency, he moved his enslaved servants back to Virginia several times a year so they would not achieve the greater freedom afforded by Pennsylvania state laws.

In return for these articles, Rochester supplies the adjacent country with all kinds of manufactured goods, which are carried up by the canal from New York. Chicago: The Caxton Club, He spoke quite well of what he saw but regarded "slavery as a disgrace to the South, a lovely region which was 'clouded and debased by negro slavery"".

And yet today, neither the author nor her debut book are well known or much discussed. Frontispiece An illustration facing the title page of a book. This same error is repeated on the verso of page ix confirming a printer's error.

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I knew that was highly unlikely. Now it's as matter-of-fact a town as the union contains, with full compliment sic of churches, markets, inns, mills, banks, and bustling mortals.

Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity individual or corporate has a copyright on the body of the work. They describe in great detail the customs, events and landscape of the area around Monterey and San Francisco Bay. Consequently, say they, such increase ought to be forwarded by every possible means, as the greatest blessing to the country… The ladies in America obtain their fashions direct from Paris.

The woodblock, or multiple blocks, can be fit into the page along with the type, allowing text and illustrations to be printed in the same print run and share the same page not possible with engravings, which require thicker, damp paper and much more force; nor with lithographs, which require a different printing process altogether.

Thus the demands of the surrounding country must go on augmenting rapidly, and along with them, both the imports and exports of every kind will increase in pro portion. Volume I contains pages of text illustrated with maps and black and white images of reproductions of contemporary works of art.

It was not published in the United States until in Philadelphia with a second edition published in that city in which edition was reprinted in So-called Japan vellum or Japon is a type of thick paper that has been polished smooth and given a glossy finish to resemble vellum. Spain and the Seat of War in Spain appeared in The idea of really sympathizing with the sufferings of a slave appeared to them as absurd as weeping over a calf that had been slaughtered at the butcher.

The paintings, prints, maps and travelers' descriptions presented here lead the viewer on a trip through the Erie Canal as it is reflected in the art of the period and in the voices of those who left a written account of their journeys. Verso The back or reverse side of a leaf or page.

Words and expressions will be forced into use in spite of all the exertions of all the writers in the world. Scattered light foxing throughout. Smith in his bibliography of Travels in the Old South states: "The Recollections of Timothy Flint form one of the more significant travel accounts of the early nineteenth century in the Ohio and Mississippi valleys.

He was Yale's first professor of chemistry and natural history. Fine in light yellow linen covered boards with bold gilt text stamping on the spine and with gilt text and decorations on the front board. This is the third and final volume in The Crayon Miscellany. Foxing Light brown spots that naturally appear on some papers due to oxidation as they age.

In a very near fine, unclipped dust jacket with narrow black scuff mark on the front panel.

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Considered "mildly scarce" by Howes. In January of he hit upon the idea of publishing it as the first volume in a multi-volume series he would call The Crayon Miscellany.

There is an early prior owner's book plate on the front paste down.Travels in North America, in the Years and (Cambridge Library Collection - North American History) The book was admired by her peers — Charles Dickens consulted her work during his own travels in America.

It was praised by writers that followed: Mark Twain took her book with him on his Mississippi journeys, and compared the. Cambridge Core - Early Republic and Antebellum History - Travels in North America, in the Years and - by Basil HallCited by: About this Book Catalog Record Details.

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