History of Maryland

province and state by Andrews, Matthew Page

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran & Co. in Garden City, N.Y

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [649]-693) and index.

Statementby Matthew Page Andrews.
LC ClassificationsF181 .A562 1929
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 721 p. :
Number of Pages721
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1197660M
LC Control Number94190360

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The Lure of Sotweed: Tobacco and Maryland History. by Dr. Henry Miller, HSMC Director of Research. Today, as at the beginning of Maryland, tobacco is a controversial subject. When the colonists established their first settlement at St. Mary’s City in . Williams, Thomas J. C. A history of Washington County, Maryland. — [Chambersburg, Pa.]: J.M. Runk & L.R. Titsworth, — 2 v.: ill., ports., plates.   The author has no apology to offer for writing this book, except this: that though certainly the second, and probably the first settlement made in the State of Maryland, more than two hundred and fifty years ago was within the limits of Cecil County, no other person has seen fit to write its history. Introduction to the history and development of the book from pre-printing and incunabula to the post-modern book. Book illustration; publishing; collecting. iSchools Consortium Twitter Facebook Youtube Instagram.

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