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THE COUNTRY, ITS ARTS, LITERATURE, AND POLITICS,
AND ON THE MANNERS AND CUSTOMS OF
PUBLISHED FOR THE AUTHOR ; AND FOR SALE BY
THE UNITED STATES.
T. & W. Mercein, Printers.
DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK, 88.
BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the twentieth day of December, in the thirty-ninth year of the Independence of the United States of America, James Eastbur, of the said district, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof be claims as proprietor, in the words and figures following, to wit:
Journal of a Tour and Residence in Great Britain, during the years 1810 and 1811, by a French Traveller. With Remarks on the country, its arts, literature, and politics, and on the manners and customs of its inhabitants.
In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States, entitled “ AA Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of Maps, Charts, and Books to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned.” And also to an Act, entitled “ an Act, supplementary to an Act entitled an Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of
(aps, Charts, and Books to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned, and extendiug the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other priots.”
THERON RUDD, Clerk of the Southern District of New York.
This Journal was originally written in English, nearly as it now appears; but being intended chiefly for the benefit of my countrymen, it was prepared for publication in French; when it was suggested to me, that, as it could not at that time
be printed on the Continent, if it had any suc
cess at all in England, it would be treaslated
immediately, and, in all likelihond, very wretchedly, and that I had better undertake the task myself, having, in fact, the materials ready. I now, therefore, venture to give the original Eng
lish Journal, such as it was written at the mo