Official Souvenir. Visit of the Canadian Manufacturers to Great Britain June - July 1905 Canadian Manufacturers' Association Tour

By: Cooper, Edmonds and Hedley. Messrs. (edited by)

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In the original publisher's light brown suede, soft leather covers with 'yapp' edges. No dustjacket as issued. In the centre of the front cover is a gilt edged, coloured 'badge', with a maple leaf centre topped by a crown, of the Canadian Manufacturers' Association Tour 1905. Inside the covers are dark brown silk endpapers. The page fore-edges are a little 'dusty'. A crease along the first (blank) page, o/w No Inscriptions or Marks. 120 pp. A tissue guarded b/w portrait frontispiece of William Kerr George Esq. , President of the Canadian Manufacturers Association 1904-5. The Programme of the Tour includes: - 'The Ocean Voyage on the Allan Liner 'Victorian' '; The Ten Days in London - including Windsor Castle and the Royal Family', Ascot , Woolwich, Battle Abbey, (! ) etc , etc; 'The Provincial Tour' - including Wallsall, Dudley, Lichfield, Birmingham, Sheffield Leeds, Bradford, Liverpool, Newcastle -on-Tyne, Edinburgh - then 'Back to London' and a 'Visit to Paris' (! ). Plus Speeches, Addresses and Editorial. List of Passengers on the 'Victorian' - and a list of others who joined the party in London. This was a Very Large Party of some 278 persons! Some lovely period photos - a lot of 'personages' but also of the Liner - and its interior - that the CMA sailed on, The 'Street Cars' (Trams) of Sheffield, a London and North-Western Train, The Western Dock, 'Normanhurst - A 'Typical' Country Residence (! Hmm ! ) - The home of Lord Brassey, Dover, etc, etc. A fascinating glimpse back in time from a Canadian viewpoint. Scarce - See Images. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: Official Souvenir. Visit of the Canadian Manufacturers to Great Britain June - July 1905 Canadian Manufacturers' Association Tour

Author Name: Cooper, Edmonds and Hedley. Messrs. (edited by)

Categories: Foreign Travel. Exploration, Europe, Naval/Maritime, Architecture. Art. Crafts, History & Politics. Churchill, American Literature, N & S. America/ USA, British Topography, Science & Engineering, Royalty, Transport. Railways. Motoring, Building. Construction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Canadian Manufacturers' Association. Printed By R. G. McLean,: 1905

Binding: Soft Leather

Book Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 113555

Keywords: Official Souvenir. Visit Of The Canadian Manufacturers To Great Britain June - July 1905; Canadian Manufacturers Association Tour Cooper, Edmonds And Hedley. Messrs. (edited By) 'the Ocean Voyage On The Allan Liner 'victorian' '; The Ten Days In London - Including Windsor Castle And The Royal Family', Ascot , Woolwich, Battle Abbey, (! ) Etc , Etc; 'the Provincial Tour' - Including Wallsall, Dudley, Lichfield, Birmingham, Sheffield Leeds, Bradford, Liverpool, Newcastle -on-tyne, Edinburgh Back To London' And A 'visit To Paris' (! ). Plus Speeches, Addresses And Editorial. List Of Passengers On The 'victorian' - And A List Of Others Who Joined The Party In London. This Was A Very Large Party Of Some 278 Persons! Some Lovely Period Photos - A Lot Of 'personages' But Also Of The Liner - And Its Interior - That The CMA Sailed On, The 'street Cars' (trams) Of Sheffield, A London And North-western Train, The Western Dock; 'normanhurst - A 'typical' Country Residence (! Hmm ! ) - The Home Of Lord Brassey, Dover, Etc, Etc. A Fascinating Glimpse Back In Time From A Canadian Viewpoint.