Owen Sound, ON
Second hand, out-of-print and antiquarian books in most subjects with an emphasis on Gardening, Natural & Domestic Sciences, and History. This show we will list some local history.
1. THE PICTURE GALLERY OF CANADIAN HISTORY. C.W. Jefferys
Item Price: $65
Item Description: 3 Volumes. Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1951; 1950; 1950. 7th, 5th & 1st printing. Illustrated from drawings and portraits throughout depicting the history of Canada from the time of “its discovery” to the end of the nineteenth century .
Green cloth. Some age-toning to paper and light dampstaining to foredge of vols 2 & 3; a 2cm damp stain to foot of spine of dustwrapper of vol 1, else a nice clean set in like dustwrappers.
2. EARLY DAYS IN UPPER CANADA. Letters of John Langton from the Backwoods of Upper Canada and the Audit Office of the Province of Canada. Edited by W. A. Langton.
Item Price: $60
Item Description: Toronto: Macmillan. 1926. 8vo. xl+310 pp. Frontis +16 pp of illus. Illus in text. Map endpapers. Red cloth; spine lettering gilt. Partially unopened. Previous owner’s bookplate, and small water stain on first couple pages at the foredge, else an about fine copy in very good dustwrapper, lightly worn at extremities.