Hochelaga Depicta; The Early History and Present State of the City and Island of Montreal

By: Bosworth, Newton (Ed.)

Price: $100.00 USD

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile Edition of the 1839 Edition, limited to 500 copies. This one is #233, and signed by the publishers. Original navy cloth, delicately blindstamped recto and verso on boards. Gilt title "History of Montreal" on spine. Light foxing to endpapers. All 23 plates, including two fold-out maps, present as listed. Churches of many denominations are pictured, as well as substantial histories of them. Other prominent buildings, organizations, political events, etc., are fully described. Dedicated to Sir John Colborne, Governor-General of British North America. 284 pp. plus current (1839) foldout map of the city. This book is on consignment, so discounts do not apply.

Title: Hochelaga Depicta; The Early History and Present State of the City and Island of Montreal

Author Name: Bosworth, Newton (Ed.)

Illustrator: Numerous Engravings (Two maps)

Categories: Travel, History,

Edition: Facsimile Edition of 1839 Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Congdon & Britnell, Publishers: 1901

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Signed by Publisher

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 013064

Keywords: NOISBN History. Quebec.