Canada: Past, Present, and Future; Being a Historical, Geographical, Geological, and Statistical Account of Canada West. Containing ten county maps, and one general a map of the province, compiled expressly for the work

Toronto, (Canada): Thomas Maclear, (c1851). First edition, second issue (without the subscribers list and colophon, and including the complete business directory in volume one). Large 8vo. 2 volumes: cxxiv, 290, 184; xxiv, 544 pp. Extra engraved title page to volume one (a view of Niagara Falls), 11 folding maps, one large folding map of Upper Canada, dated 1852; half title to volume one. The final 184-page section of volume one constitutes a business directory for the are covered, roughly present-day Ontario. Sabin 84779: "The main part of the book takes up the various counties, individually or in groups." Staton/Tremaine 3310: "This work is sort of a gazetteer, describing Canada West, county by county, with statistics of 1850." Old tideline through text of volume one, else a very good copy. Original brown cloth, gilt spine titles. (#4735). Item #57732

Price: $350.00

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