The British monarchy, or, A new chorographical description of all the dominions subject to the King of Great Britain comprehending the British Isles, the American colonies, the electoral states, the African & Indian settlem[en]ts : and enlarging more particularly on the respective counties of England and Wales : to which are added full and exact lists of the Navy, the Army, the officers of state, the revenue, and justice, with all the salaries, as fix'd both by the civil and military establishments

Bickham, George, 1684?-1758?

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  • Creator engraved by George Bickham
  • Format Books
  • Publication [London] : According to Act of Parliament and sold by G. Bickham, [1748 [i.e., 1744-1749?]]
  • Physical Details
    • 188 numb. leaves, [2] unnumb. leaves : ill., maps (1 fold), fold. tab., coats-of-arms


  • "Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, October 1st, 1743."
  • Some sections with special t.p. and imprint: Description of the several counties of south Britain, containing England and Wales (1744); A short description of the American colonies belonging to the Crown of Great Britain (1747); The African and Indian settlements (1749)
  • "Proposals for engraving by subscription The British monarchy"--[2] unnumb. leaves, at end.
  • Sabin no. 5222.