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1 (Canadian Geograhical Society) Industry in Action in La Province De Quebec
Quebec La Province De Quebec 1950 VG 
7" x 10" pictorial heavy wrappers (originally) which was "bound" into a Gaylord "pamphlet binder" by the Louisville Free Public Library, with the original front wrapper pasted-on to the front cover of the binding. 80 pgs. With many b/w photos and a double page map. Binding shows some wear and use - contents are clean and complete. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 (Small, Henry Beaumont) The Canadian Handbook and Tourist's Guide Giving a Description of Canadian Lake and River Scenery and Places of Historical Interest with the Best Spots for Fishing and Shooting
Montreal M. Longmoore & Co. 1867 Second Edition Hardcover VG 
5 1/4" x 8" gilt-pictorial cloth; ex-library with usual markings and quite a bit of general wear. The nice feature of the book is the presence of 8 original albumen photographs by the great Canadian photographer, William Notman. Most of the eight are small - approx. 2 1/4" x 3", but the frontispiece is a striking photo of an "old trapper" in full garb with a pelt thrown over his shoulder and a trap slung from the other shoulder. Each of the photos has been stamped (yikes! ) along the bottom corner by the Louisville Free Public Library; but the stamp is small and could possibly be erased or matted over. The photos are faded but still striking and in particular the frontispiece (which is larger, 3 1/2" x 5") is a powerful image of the era. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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3 Lucas, C. P. A History of Canada
Oxford Clarendon Press 1909 VG 
Ex-lib; hinges staring; spine chipped; not complete, missing pages: 15-18, maps missing: 80-81, 360, plate missing: 304-305 ; Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
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