Portraits of British Americans. Vol. III. With Biographical Sketches
TAYLOR, Fennings; NOTMAN, William (illus.)
Publisher: William Notman
Date Published: 1868
Place Published: Montreal
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: 64, 154-280, vi, 346 p., interspersed with plates. 22 cm. 32 pasted-in plates. Half leather with cloth boards. Corners worn, some rubbing to leather and boards. Cloth at front is discoloured and soiled. Plate pages and surrounding pages are sometimes foxed but not usually the illustration itself. First part of book has a list of the portraits in vol. III but, since part of the book is missing, 6 names are not included (Robert Baldwin, P. J. O. Chauveau, Rev. William Ormiston, John Hillyard Cameron, John Hamilton and Louis Joseph Papineau). Portraits and bios included in first section are: Sir John Beverly Robinson, James Morris, William Price, Charles Tupper, Frederick Auguste Quesnel, Francis Hincks, Right Rev. John Strachan, Charles Dewy Day, Walter Shanly, William Molson, Alexander Carlisle Buchanan, Charles Richard Ogden, Right Rev. George Jehoshapat Mountain, James Cockburn, Davis Lewis Macpherson, Col. the Hon. C. M. de Salaberry, Henry Starnes, Rev. W. Agar Adamson. Names in second section are taken from vol. I: Viscount Monck, Most Rev. Francis Fulford, John A. Macdonald, Samuel Leonard Tilley, Sir Louis Hypolite Lafontaine, Sir Richard Graves Macdonnell, Edward Bowen, Antoine Aim Dorion, Alexander Campbell, Rev. William Leitch, James Hodges, Joseph Howe, Rn Edouard Caron, Lieut. Col. Irvine, Thomas Talbot. Thomas Talbot plate has been removed but all others present. Preface in second part dates to 1865 and is therefore presumably from an earlier edition.