Forest Scenes And Incidents, In The Wilds Of North America; Being A Diary Of A Winter's Route From Halifax To The Canadas, And During Four Months' Residence In The Woods On The Border's Of Lakes Huron And Simcoe.

By: Head, George.

Price: NZ$195.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library. "Armed Constabulary Library N. Z," in gilt on spine. "Military New-Zealand Library," rubber stamp on margins of title page and last text page. No other library markings. Some foxing to preliminary leaves and endpapers. Fairly heavy foxing to the folding maps. Up to 1/2" loss of leather at corners of boards. 3/8" split to leather at head of spine. Rubbing to leather at ends of spine, spine joints and corners of boards. 1 1/2" loss of paper at tail of both front and rear boards. up to 1 1/2" loss of paper to edge of rear board. Front hinge starting. ; xvii, [iii], 363 pages + two folding maps. 3/4" leather and marbled boards. Page Dimensions: 173mm x 110mm. The folding maps have hand-coloured outlines. Contents: A Few Days Residence At Halifax; Journey From Halifax to Presque Isle; Journey From Presque Isle To Riviere de Cape; Journey From Riviere de Cape to York (now Toronto), Upper Canada; Residence In The Woods; Summer Journey From Lake Simcoe To Quebec, by the Falls of Niagara and the Rapids of the St. Lawrence; Concluding Remarks On Emigration. ; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall

Title: Forest Scenes And Incidents, In The Wilds Of North America; Being A Diary Of A Winter's Route From Halifax To The Canadas, And During Four Months' Residence In The Woods On The Border's Of Lakes Huron And Simcoe.

Author Name: Head, George.

Categories: Category Available, test2,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1838

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 6836