A Compendious History of the Northern Part of the Province of New Brunswick, and of the District of Gaspe, in Lower Canada
Cooney (1800-1870) was a Methodist clergyman, journalist and author. Between 1829 and 1831, Cooney wrote for the Chatham, NB Gleaner and, while there, gathered notes for this, his best-known work, which discusses geography, resources, Indians, French and British settlement. TPL 1704.
Publisher: Printed by Joseph Howe
Edition: First Edition
Date Published: 1832
Place Published: Halifax
Condition: Good +
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 288 p. 24 cm. Paper-covered boards. Front board has a stain and pencil marks, corners worn. New endpapers. Ink inscription on title page. Ink stamps on first page of introduction and p. 51. Foxing to first pages.