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Newfoundland; or, a Letter Addressed to a Friend in Ireland in Relation to the Condition and Circumstances of the Island of Newfoundland, with an Especial View to Emigration

Newfoundland; or, a Letter Addressed to a Friend in Ireland in Relation to the Condition and Circumstances of the Island of Newfoundland, with an Especial View to Emigration

Talbot, Thomas

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Thomas Talbot was born in Ireland in 1818 and went to Newfoundland as a young man to teach at St. Bonaventure's College. He was later in the island's legislative council. In this volume he follows the course of his 45 years of experiences in Newfoundland, discussing topics such as the fisheries, seal hunting, geography, parliamentary elections, island politics, and Newfoundland as a field for emigration from Britain.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: 1882
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Ex library - very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    67 p. 22 cm. Bound in pretty half burgundy leather with marbled paper boards. Ex library with ink stamp on title and contents pages. Some foxing.