A View of South-Carolina, as Respects Her Natural and Civil Concerns (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from A View of South-Carolina, as Respects Her Natural and Civil Concerns Whether this be of French or Engliih origin, is a matter of uncertainty. One of the French colonies which fettled on it, built a fort at the mouth of one of its rivers: and in honor of their prince, Charles the Ninth, they called it Carolinefi' Afterwards, about the year 1604, an Engliih fettlement emigrating from Maf fachufetts, was effeé'ted at Cape Fear.] And in the year 1629, Charles the firfi, king of Great Britain, granted the fame (including a large extent of country to the fouthward and wefiward) by the name of Caro lana, to Sir Robert Heath 31 who conveyed it to the Earl OE Arundel.§ This nobleman made tome attempts towards \its fettlement; but was fruiirated by the war which broke out in Scotland about that time: and by the fubfeqh'e'nt 'civil wars which took place 11] Great Britain. Afterivards, the patent of Charles the firfi was declared void: becaufe the conditions on which it had been granted, were never fulfilled, and it again be came vefied in the crown. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Hardback | 278 pages
- 152 x 229 x 18mm | 526g
- 19 Dec 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 102 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white