Place Published: London
Publisher: T. Nelson and Sons, Patterson Row ; Edinburgh ; and New York
Date Published: 1873
Edition: 2nd Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
6 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches. 207pp. Rebacked. Inside the front and back covers it is heavily foxed and some soiled. Nicely illustrated with engravings throughout the book. Paste on picture on front cover is torn on the edges. Covers are worn on all edges and bottom of spine covering is torn. Cloth on covers is crinkled.
The nurse, Mrs. Frazer, who was born on the shores of Rice Lake in Upper Canada, describes, in story form, Canadian animals, flowers, fruits, and reptiles to her young charge, Lady Mary, the daughter of the Governor of Canada
This book is a new and rev. ed. of "Lady Mary and her nurse" 1856 and also published under titles: It was also published under the titles: Stories of the Canadian forest; or, Little Mary and her nurse, Boston, C.S. Francis & Co., 1856 (Roorbach); as Afar in the forest; or, pictures of life and scenery in the wilds of Canada, London, Nelson, 1869 (EC), and as In the forest; or, Pictures of life and scenery in the woods of Canada, London, Nelson, 1881.
Fair. Item #1479