- The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky [electronic resource] : and an introduction to the topography and natural history of that rich and important country : also Colonel Daniel Boon's narrative of the wars of Kentucky : with an account of the Indian nations within the limits of the United States, their manners, customs, religion, and their origin : and the stages and distances between Philadelphia and the falls of the Ohio, from Pittsburgh to Pensacola and several other places / by John Filson ; illustrated with a large whole sheet map of Kentucky from actual surveys and a plan with a description of the rapids of the river Ohio by Captain Thomas Hutchins ; [text and map revised by the signed subscribers, Daniel Boon, Levi Todd, [and] James Harrod]
- Main Author:
- Filson, John, ca. 1747-1788.
- Corporate Author:
- Other Authors:
London : Printed for J. Stockdale, 1793
- Caption Title:
- Discovery and settlement of Kentucky
- Variant Title:
- Half title: Present state of Kentucky
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2005. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2005 miunns
- Local Note:
Library's copy imperfect: bleed-through of text; some stained pages.
- Item Description:
Publisher's advertising:  p., second group.
Pref. signed (p. 8): John Filson.
"The original was printed at Wilmington in 1784 and is now republished with considerable additions ... ; and it may with propriety be considered as a supplement to the American geography by the Rev. Jedidiah Morse ... ."--Cf. editor's statement.
Reproduction of original from Huntington Library.
Sabin no. 24337.
- Physical Description:
67,  p.,  leaf of plates : fold. map, plan ; 24 cm.
Access restricted to York University faculty, staff and students.