Ottawa, The Capital of Canada, Illustrated: Photographic Views of the City of Ottawa.

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12mo - 17.5 x 22.5 cm. (oblong); Unpaginated with 80 pages. Blue wraps with gilt lettering and a coloured side bar on the front. No date of publication is given but known to be the early 1900's (1903 to ~1913). Decorative blue string binding next to the glued spine as issued and the covers have a 3 mm yap on all open edges. Seventy-six of the pages are photographic plates with captions. One of the pages is a 2 page panoramic fold-out. The first 4 pages are the title page, the publisher's statement and a 2 page introduction. The paper used is a high quality coated stock. The yapped edges are creased (fold lines over the text block) and show some minor chipping. The lettering and the gilt borders in the central part of the front in the head margin are faded or sunned. Otherwise, a clean interior and a solid binding. A clear and removable archival cover has been fitted.

Title: Ottawa, The Capital of Canada, Illustrated: Photographic Views of the City of Ottawa.

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Categories: Canadiana - Ottawa Valley, Canadiana - History, Ephemera,

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario / Grand Rapids, Michigan., Published for A.H. & S. J. Jarvis of Ottawa by James Bayne of Grand Rapids.:

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 32025

Keywords: Ottawa; Photographs; Canada; Canadiana; Parliament; Rideau Canal; Ottawa River; Langevin Block; Nepean;