Madrid: Oficina de Antonio Fernandez, 1778. 196pp. Small quarto. Contemporary Spanish tree calf, gilt leather labels. Light wear and rubbing to extremities and spine. Very minor foxing to contents. Very good. Item #748
A Spanish compilation on the history of the British colonies in North America, published just before Spain joined the fight on the Colonial side during the American Revolutionary War. The work contains a general history of the British colonies, with individual sections on Maryland, New England, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, the Carolinas, and Georgia, as well as Canada and Florida, and with a section on the indigenous peoples of the area.
Howes A192, “aa.” Palau 9252. Sabin 975.