Scobie's Canadian Almanac, 1850-1880
Scobie's Canadian Almanac, 1850-1880
Scobie's Canadian Almanac, 1850-1880

Scobie's Canadian Almanac, 1850-1880

Hugh Scobie

Regular price $750.00 Sale

Besides an almanac, includes: the progress of settlement and value of lands; trade, commerce and finances; clergy listings; post offices; tariffs. Maps of Canada West, Canada East, railways, Confederated provinces in 1867, province of Manitoba, cities of Montreal, Ottawa, and Toronto. A gorgeous fold-out of the Parliament Buildings in 1866.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Hugh Scobie
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1850-1873, 1875-1880
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    3 volumes: 1850-1859; 1860-1868, 1869-1880 (1874 missing). Various paginations. 22 cm. Advertisements and b&w illustrations. Includes 25 fold-out maps, with some minor tears, showing Canadian geography. Half leather with red and purple cloth boards. Ex-library with reference labels on lower spines, as well as additional library markings and labels. Corners worn, boards rubbed. Vol. I has tear at spine head and text block is detached from covers. Vol. II has attached rear board but spine and front detached. Occasional dampstains, former owners' signatures.