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The Resource The history and present state of Virginia : in four parts, by a native and inhabitant of the place

The history and present state of Virginia : in four parts, by a native and inhabitant of the place

Label
The history and present state of Virginia : in four parts
Title
The history and present state of Virginia
Title remainder
in four parts
Statement of responsibility
by a native and inhabitant of the place
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Beverly's treatise entitled "The History and Present State of Virginia, in Four Parts," which was printed in London in 1705. The native Virginian extensively covered many topics, including history, governance, natural resources and produced goods, and Native American religion, laws and customs. Also included were a preface, table of contents, and numerous illustrations. Of note, each of the four parts (bound in one book) were separately paginated
Cataloging source
GMOME
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approximately 1673-1722
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Native and inhabitant of the place
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • F229
  • HB151
LC item number
  • .B57
  • .M35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Virginia
  • Virginia
  • Indians of North America
  • Slaves
  • Indians of North America
  • Slaves
  • Travel
  • Virginia
Label
The history and present state of Virginia : in four parts, by a native and inhabitant of the place
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece: arms of Virginia, and engraved title, "The history and present state of Virginia. By R.B. gent. S. Gribelin sculps". The plates engraved by Gribelin are reproductions of John White's drawings as published by De Bry in Hariot's Admiranda narratio
  • Attributed to Robert Beverley. See Hanson
  • Errata: 4th unnumbered page
  • Table of contents from title page
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The history of the first settlement of Virginia, and the government thereof, to the present time -- II. The natural productions and conveniencies of the country, suited to trade and improvement -- III. The native Indians, their religion, laws, and customs, in war and peace -- IV. The present state of the country, as to the polity of the government, and the improvements of the land
Extent
1 online resource (12 preliminary leaves, 16 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 104, 40, 64, 83 pages)
Form of item
online
Lccn
nuc87355265
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LLMC Digital Library Collection
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22-307
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65322739
Label
The history and present state of Virginia : in four parts, by a native and inhabitant of the place
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece: arms of Virginia, and engraved title, "The history and present state of Virginia. By R.B. gent. S. Gribelin sculps". The plates engraved by Gribelin are reproductions of John White's drawings as published by De Bry in Hariot's Admiranda narratio
  • Attributed to Robert Beverley. See Hanson
  • Errata: 4th unnumbered page
  • Table of contents from title page
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. The history of the first settlement of Virginia, and the government thereof, to the present time -- II. The natural productions and conveniencies of the country, suited to trade and improvement -- III. The native Indians, their religion, laws, and customs, in war and peace -- IV. The present state of the country, as to the polity of the government, and the improvements of the land
Extent
1 online resource (12 preliminary leaves, 16 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 104, 40, 64, 83 pages)
Form of item
online
Lccn
nuc87355265
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
LLMC Digital Library Collection
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22-307
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)65322739

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