Author: Williams, Samuel
Title: The Natural and Civil History of Vermont
Place Published: Walpole, New Hampshire
Publisher:Isaiah Thomas and David Carlisle
Date Published: 1794
416pp. plus folding map. (8vo) 20.2x12.5 cm (8x5"), original full leather, leather spine label with gilt title, newer ffep.
Includes chapters on the natural resources, climate, vegetable production (with a scientific treatise on the effect of trees on the environment), natural history, native Indians, early settlement, relations with the neighboring states, social institutions and customs, government, and the American Revolution. The attractive map of the state is by J. Whitelaw