In Old Quebec and Other Sketches.

By: Nicholson, Byron.

Price: $14.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; 162 - (28) pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering and decorations on the spine and the front board. Decorated end papers in tan and white. The text block head edge is gilt while the fore and tail edges are untrimmed with some fore edges still unopened. Illustrated with 48 plates, all but one of which are black and white, the first one being in colour. Errata (corrections) slip tipped on the first page of the index. Six page index followed by 26 pages of period advertising. The book was printed by the Commercial Printing Company of Quebec City. From the author's preface he states that many of these essays and illustrations had already been published in various periodicals and ephemeral publications. Minor wear to the corners and spine tips, some spotty fading on the back board next to the spine, the gilt is still quite bright, previous owner's name on the head margin of the title page, otherwise the interior is clean with a solid binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: In Old Quebec and Other Sketches.

Author Name: Nicholson, Byron.

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Publisher: Quebec City, Privately published.: 1908

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 27812

Keywords: Canada; Canadiana; Quebec; History; Old Quebec; Bermuda; Montmorency Falls; Laval, Ontario; Engraving;