Details: iv, 310 p. + 2 p. of ads. 21 cm. Cloth hardcover with blank impressing is worn with chipped spine and bumped corners. Some thumbing within. Occasional pencil notations. The advantages of emigration, arrival in Canada, life in the back woods, duties of government in new settlements, Canadian sunsets, winter amusements, farming, bees, burial services in the woods, trials of missionary life, the Rebellion of 1837, description of a Canadian church, the state of society in Toronto, the Canadian climate, etc.