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The Story of Manitoba
Winnipeg & Montreal: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.. NUMEROUS PLATE ILLUSTRATIONS, This 3 volume complete set is half-leather over green boards. Gilt stamped titles and fleur-de-lis decoration. Green gold decorated endpapers. Green marbled edges. Binding and hinges are tight. The leather is well used and faded. There is deterioration and flaking to the spine of volume 1, There is chipping to volume 2. There is a loss of leather of about 2 inches to the head of spine. Physical description: 3 vols., illus., maps, ports.; 27 cm. Volume I, 443pp. Volume II, 759pp. Volume III, 734pp. Language: English Volume 1 is a history; volumes 2-3 contain biographical sketches. For an extract, see Peel 3943. See also Peel 3944. PEEL 3945 (2003 edition), Artibise 1198 Western Canada Since 1870, Watters p.732 A Checklist of Canadian Literature 1628-1960. Extensive references and history of Louis Riel and Northwest Rebellion. Page 48 Fort Garry in 1850 compared to Fort Garry in 1860. Illustration of Rev. West's Mission buildings Red River Colony 1823. St. Cross Girls' School Red River 1856. Facsimile of section of map Red River Settlement 1818 page 134. Interior of Fort Garry 1854 page 164. Fort Smith in 1862 page 176. Illustrations of Winnipeg in 1869, Old Courthouse with Southwest bastion of Fort Garry, First and only public school in Winnipeg in 1871, First Newspaper office of Winnipeg 1860 page 210. Author Born Black River, Nova Scotia; educated Acadia University; joined Winnipeg Collegiate Institute staff, 1883; principal, 1889-1909; died in Victoria, British Columbia (Winnipeg Free Press, December 12, 1929; Wallace, Dictionary of Canadian biography). . Good. Leather Bound. First Edition. 1913.
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