AN ATTEMPT TO SHEW, THAT AMERICA MUST BE KNOWN TO THE ANCIENTS...TO WHICH IS ADDED AN APPENDIX, CONCERNING THE AMERICAN COLONIES, AND SOME MODERN MANAGEMENTS AGAINST THEM. By an American Englishman.

Boston: J. Kneeland, 1773. 35pp. Half title. Modern half morocco and marbled boards. Ownership inscription on half title partially erased. Trimmed close at bottom edge, minutely affecting some text. Lightly soiled. Still very good. Item #WRCAM47355

The first portion of the text is turned over to an interesting summary of the case for pre-Columbian European knowledge of the Americas, the possibilities of ancient migrations, and so forth (including passing references to Atlantis). The second portion of the text is devoted to inequities in British treatment of the colonies. ADAMS 98. HOLMES 61. EVANS 12861. SABIN 46792. HOWES M408, "aa."

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