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The Philadelphia directory and register, for 1818: [electronic resource] : containing the names, professions, and residence, of all the heads of families and persons in business of the city and suburbs, Hamiltonville, and Camden, N.J. : With other useful information. / By John Adems Paxton, editor of several directories, and author of the Alphabetical plan of Philadelphia
Bib ID 3757142
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Paxton, John Adams
 
Online Versions
Description [Philadelphia] : Published, for the editor, by E. & R. Parker, booksellers and stationers, No. 178 High Street, and sold by them, and all the other booksellers; and by the editor, No. 3 Heyde's Court, running north from 23 Filbert Street, above Eighth. Price to subscribers $1.50--to non-subscribers $1.62 1/2. (Copy-right secured according to law.), [1818] 
[484], c, [24] p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 19 cm. 
Series

Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 45218.

Notes

Preface dated Jan. 27, 1818.

Parentheses substituted for square brackets in imprint transcription.

One of the plates is engraved by Kneass, Young & Co.

First [68] p. have half-title: Paxton's Philadelphia annual advertiser, preceded by two plates, and contain assorted advertisements, many with illustrations.

C, [24] p. at end have caption title: Paxton's Philadelphia register for 1818, and include registers of the United States and Philadelphia. Last [24] p. contain "A list of institutions, companies, and societies."

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Shaw & Shoemaker 45218

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 45218). 
Subjects Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Directories.  |  Camden (N.J.) -- Directories.  |  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Registers.  |  United States -- Registers.
Form/genre City directories  |  City directories
Place United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Other authors/contributors Kneass, William, 1780-1840, engraver  |  Young, J. H. (James Hamilton), engraver  |  Kneass, Young & Co., engraver

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