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Life Pictures: A York Pioneer's Recollections of Youthful Days in The Emerald Isle. Also Of his Emigration and first impressions of Canada

MORPHY, E. M.

Regular price $45.00 Sale

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Daniel Rose, Printer
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1893
  • Place Published: Toronto
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Poor
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Fourth Series. 35 + 5 p of ads. 23 cm. Detached paper covers. No spine. Chips and tears to edges. Pages brown and extremely brittle. Title continues: "Especially Toronto, (late York), and its Inhabitants when the City was only ONE YEAR OLD, and its Population 9,000." The author remembers his native town of Monaghan, school, emigration, Quebec, the St. Lawrence, Montreal, Thousand Islands, Kingston, Lake Ontario, Toronto, early Methodist settlers, a female crank and her Protestant cow, etc. Price list for E. M. Morphy & Son, Diamond Merchants and Jewellers, 141 Yonge St., Toronto, inside front cover. The booklet was free with the author's compliments.