Britain Across The Seas - America - A History and Description of the British Empire in America

By: Bradley, Arthur Granville

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-library. Library stamps, labels and markings. Tears and fraying to cloth at head and tail of spine. Shelf rubbing with some loss of cloth along lower edges of boards. A 40mm tear to cloth at head of rear joint. Gutter split at front hinge. Abrasions to front endpaper. Circular blind-stamp to corner of each map. ; xv, [1], 454, [2 (blank)] pages + 8 maps (7 colour, 6 double-page). Red cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. Gilt map illustration on front board. Page dimensions: 229 x 148mm. Top page edges gilt. Frontispiece and numerous illustrations within the pagination. Contents: Introductory; The North American Colonies; The Seven Years' War; Canada and British Rule; Independence of the American Colonies; Founding of Nova Scotia and Upper Canada by the Loyalists; The Political Division of Canada; The American War of 1812-1815; Material Development and Political Unrest, 1815-1837; Rebellion and Union, 1837-1867; Federation; Triumph and Transformation; Conclusion; West Indies I; West Indies II; Index.

Title: Britain Across The Seas - America - A History and Description of the British Empire in America

Author Name: Bradley, Arthur Granville

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, National Society's Depository: [1911]

Binding: Hardcover.

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 21211