A Brief Topographical and Statistical Manual of the State of New-York: Exhibiting the Situation and Boundaries of the Several Counties the Cities, Towns, Mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Creeks, &c. in Each, the Villages and Other Places Within the Limits of Eac
Fb&c Limited, Feb 12, 2018 - 40 pages
Excerpt from A Brief Topographical and Statistical Manual of the State of New-York: Exhibiting the Situation and Boundaries of the Several Counties the Cities, Towns, Mountains, Lakes, Rivers, Creeks, &C. In Each, the Villages and Other Places Within the Limits of Each Town Distances From the Seat of Government, &C
The following Tables and part of the plan of their arrangement: were originally made for my own use only. The. Reasons and nee cessity for them, being the same to an individual as to the publiclc, will be sufficiently understood, when I shall have explained, in the course of these remaiks, the general use and convenience ofthis Manual. When I had partially executed my original design. Sev eral persons wishing for copies and suggesting the great conve uicuco such a kind of pocket Register or herbal map, as it were, might be to the generality of readers, travellers, and men of busi ness, I enlarged and improved the plan and undertook to collect sufiicient facts to make it full and correct. The time and pains necessary to be spent in doing this, however, ' have been greater than was at first imagined, and the publication has consequently been some time delayed.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.