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AN

ILLUMINATED HISTORY

OF

NORTH AMERICA,

FROM

THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE PRESENT TIME;

COMPRISING

THE EARLY DISCOVERIES BY THE SPANISH, FRENCH, AND OTHER NAVIGATORS;
A SKETCH OF THE ABORIGINAL INHABITANTS AND AMERICAN ANTIQUI-
TIES; AN HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF MEXICO, CENTRAL AMERICA,
GREENLAND, AND THE PRESENT BRITISHI PROVINCES;

WITH A COMPLETE

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES TO THE PRESENT TIME,

INCLUDING

THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WARS, THE WAR OF THE REVOLUTION, THAT
OF 1812, AND THE LATE WAR WITH MEXICO; AND A COMPLETE
ACCOUNT OF CALIFORNIA, VALUABLE STATISTICAL TABLES
FROM THE LATE CENSUS, ETC., ETC.

BY JOHN FROST, LL.D.

Illustrated with over Four Bundred Engravings,

CONSISTING OF

BATTLE SCENES, VIEWS OF CITIES, PROMINENT EVENTS, AND PORTRAITS OF

DISTINGUISHED MEN,

FROM DESIGNS OF CROOME, Devereux, anD OTHER DISTINGUISHED ARTISTS.

[SOLD ONLY BY SUBSCRIPTION.]

NEW YORK:

HENRY BILL.

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Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1854, by
HENRY BILL,

in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Connecticut.

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