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

By: Bosworth, Newton (Ed.)

Price: $300.00

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Original brown cloth, delicately blindstamped recto and verso on boards. Previous owner's inked name, otherwise clean and faultless except for very light abrasion to head and foot of front joint. All 23 plates present as listed, with Ancient Plan (Foldout map of 1758) following Page 56 rather than opposite Page 91. 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.

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: History, Travel,

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Publisher: Montreal, William Greig: 1839

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 005489

Keywords: NOISBN History. Quebec.