Lot 260: Author: N/A; Title: Lovell's Canadian Dominion directory for 1871; Place Published: Montreal; Publisher: John Lovell; Date Published: 1871; Description: 48, (41)-2562 pp. Ad section at front with several illustrations. (Thick 8vo) 25.5x16 cm (10x6 ¼") original blindstamped brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. "Containing names of professional and business men, and other inhabitants, of the cities, towns and villages, throughout the provinces of Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island ... corrected to January, 1871." The entire nation of Canada in single volume. A massive directory, nearly 5¾" thick. Previously in the collection of the Massachusetts Historical Society, with bookplate and cancelation stamp. Condition: Spine chipped, cloth reinforcements to joints; good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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