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The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky

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 ... and the stages and distances between Philadelphia and the Falls of the Ohio, from Pittsburgh to Pensacola, and several other places

by John Filson

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Published by Printed for J. Stockdale in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boone, Daniel, 1734-1820.,
  • Indians of North America.,
  • Kentucky -- History -- To 1792.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby 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 Capt. Thomas Hutchins
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF454 .F481
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57 (i.e. 68) p. :
    Number of Pages68
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24166598M
    LC Control Numberrc 01002622
    OCLC/WorldCa1957033

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    John Filson's, The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucky: And an Essay Towards the Topography, and Natural History of that Important Country: To Which is Added, an Appendix, Containing The Adventures of Col. Daniel Boone, One of the first Settlers, comprehending every important Occurrence in the political History of that Province. Compre o livro The Discovery, Settlement, and Present State of Kentucky: And an Introduction to the Topography and Natural History of That Rich and Important of the Wars of Kentucky (Classic Reprint) na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importadosReviews: 1.

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The Adventures of Daniel Boone: The Discovery, Settlement, and Present State of Kentucke is an account of the newly-claimed and settled state of Kentucky in the late s. Written inthe work was immensely popular and translated into French and German many times, mainly because of the exciting Daniel Boone tales.

The author, John Filson, was a Kentucky settler himself and promoted. The Discovery, Settlement, and Present State of Kentucky: 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 and the Stages snd Distances Between Philadelphia snd the Falls of the Ohio, From Pittsburgh to Pensacola Author: John Filson.

Boone emerged as a legend in large part because of land speculator John Filson's "The Adventures of Colonel Daniel Boon", part of his book The Discovery, Settlement and present State of Kentucke.

First published inFilson's book was primarily intended to popularize Kentucky to immigrants. The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucky, and an Introduction to the Topography and Natural History of That Country.

Also Colonel Danie | This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucke.

The title page of John Filson's The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucke () notes that an appendix to the book contains "The Adventures of Col. Daniel Boon [sic], one of the first Settlers"—the author's romanticized version of Boone's life.

The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucky, and an Introduction to the Topography and Natural History of That Country. Also Colonel D: Filson, John, Boone, Daniel: : BooksAuthor: John Filson, Daniel Boone. The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucky, and an Introduction to the Topography and Natural History of That Country.

Also Colonel D | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the.

Compre o livro The Discovery, Settlement And Present State Of Kentucky to Which Is Added The Adventures Of Daniel Boon na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e Reviews: 1. (7) the discovery, purchase and settlement, o f kentucke. TH E firft white man we have certain ac- counts of, who difcovered this province, was one James M'Bride, who, in company with fome others, in the yearpafling down the Ohio in Canoes, landed at the mouth of Ken- tucke river, and there marked a tree, with the firft letters of his.

The Discovery, Settlement, and Present State of Kentucky | Title: The discovery, settlement, and present state of Kentucky: 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.

The discovery, settlement and present state of Kentucky, and an introduction to the topography and natural history of that country. Also colonel Dani. The Discovery, Settlement and Present State of Kentucke (): An Online Electronic Text Edition.

Abstract This is an open-access electronic text edition of Filson’s seminal work on the early history of Kentucky, including the first pub-lished account of the life and adventures of Daniel Boone.

Filson’s. Early in1, copies of Filson’s Discovery, Settlement, and Present State of Kentucky were printed in Wilmington, Delaware, by James Adams.

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It describes the discovery, purchase, settlement, and land of Kentucky. Filson's errors in the text have influenced public opinion on the discovery of Kentucky.

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