The Bystander: A Monthly Review of Current Events, Canadian and General

[SMITH, Goldwin]

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Discussion of topics such as: Canadian politics; divorce; Sir Alexander Galt on the future of Canada; peopling of the Northwest; pauperism and its remedies; capital punishment; Mormonism; anti-Jewish outrages; social revolution; anarchist literature; prevalence of suicide; anti-British feeling among Canadians; priests in politics; separate schools; enfranchisement of women; atheism and public morality; cremation; the papacy; Canadian literature and art; etc. Smith was not shy about expressing opinions.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Hunter, Rose & Company
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1881 - 1890
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good +
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    April 1881, June 1881, January 1883, April 1883, July 1883, October 1883. New Series October 1889 - September 1890. Various paginations. 22 cm. Burgundy cloth hardcover with slight spine lean, wrinkling and rubbing to cloth, bumped corners. Signatures on front free endpaper and rear pastedown. Paper neat and clean.