THE BACKWOODS OF CANADA Being Letters from the Wife of an Emigrant Officer, Illustrative of the Domestic Economy of British America.

By: Traill, Catharine Parr

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Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Originally published in 1836. This is a facsimile reprint published in 2000. FINE Black paper boards with bright gilt titling to the spine, In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. A couple of light 'scratches' to the spine - negligible, and the d/j is now in a new protective clear - removable - bookfilm plastic cover and looks AS NEW. (8) + 351 pages, Appendix. Illustrated with B&W illustrations of the original woodcuts and charts, etc, in the text. A Previous owner's gift note on top of the front free endpaper, otherwise this book is unmarked, tight and very clean, possibly unread, and near fine in a near fine unmarked dust jacket. An Account of the (English) author's first three years of married life to a British Army Officer - voyaging from Scotland, landing in Montreal and teking through Upper and Lower Canada to her new home (1836). Fascinating! A very attractive Near 'As New' copy of this title. See Images; Prospero Canadian Collection; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: THE BACKWOODS OF CANADA Being Letters from the Wife of an Emigrant Officer, Illustrative of the Domestic Economy of British America.

Author Name: Traill, Catharine Parr

Categories: Womens Interests, N & S. America/ USA, Foreign Travel. Exploration, Biography. Essays. Letters. Diaries,

Edition: 1st Thus (Facsimile of 1836 book)

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, PROSPERO: 2000

ISBN Number: 1552671437

ISBN Number 13: 9781552671436

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 119861

Keywords: The Backwoods Of Canada. By CATHARINE PARR TRAILL, Being Letters From The Wife Of An Emigrant Officer, Illustrative Of The Domestic Economy Of British America. Emigration To Canada By The Wife Of A British Army Officer Prospero Canadian Collection