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A GENERAL SURVEY
JMCTURES&UE SCENERY, REMAINS OF ANTISUITY, HISTORICAL
EVENTS, PECULIAR MANNERS, AND COMMERCIAL SITUATIONS,
OF THAT INTERESTING PORTION OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE.
By J. T. BARBER, F.S.A.
ILLUSTRATED WITH A MAP AND TWENTY VIEWS, ENGRAVED
PRINTED BY J. NICHOLS AND SON, RED LION PASSAGE,
FOR T. CADELL AND W. DAVIES, STRAND.
To RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN, Esq. M.P.
HIGHLY admiring that transctndant genius and ability which renders you conspicuous among the foremost characters of the age; nor less venerating that manly indcpendence which has dignified your 'political career, even under circumstances the most trying; it must be my regret, in dedicating this Work to you, that it is not mvre suitable to the rank of merit to which it is inscribed.
With great respect,
Your most obedient Servant,