Letters of Adam Hope 1834-1845

By: Crerar, Adam

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; lxviii - 493 pp. The Publications of the Champlain Society LXVIII. A limited editon of 800 copies. Letters were sent by Hope (1813-1882) to his father in Scotland describing his passage over to the New World and his efforts to get settled in Upper Canada. These letters are described as being "vivid and detailed". Hope had a modestly successful life as a businessman (hardware stores) and was appointed to the Senate on the recommendation of Alexander Mackenzie. Introduction, footnotes, fold-out maps, bibliography, index. Minor soiling on text block bottom edge; a clean, tight volume.

Title: Letters of Adam Hope 1834-1845

Author Name: Crerar, Adam

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Publisher: Toronto, Canada, The Champlain Society.: 2007

ISBN Number: 096893174X

ISBN Number 13: 9780968931745

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 24846

Keywords: Canada; History; Letters; St. Thomas; Ontario; London; Hamilton; Sir George Arthur; Robert Baldwin; Thomas Storrow Brown; Charles Duncombe; Fenton Barns; Sir Francis Bond Head; Robert Ferguson; William Lyon Mackenzie; John Lambton; Allan MacNab; Port Stanley; Edward Poulett; Thomson; John Young; William Ritchie; John Weir;