Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America. Joseph  BOUCHETTE, 1774 -1841.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.
Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.

Topographical Description of the Province of Lower Canada, the Relative Connexion of Both Provinces With the United States of America.

Place Published: London
Publisher: Printed For The Author, and published By W. Faden
Date Published: 1815
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover

HANDSOME EDITION IN NICE CONDITION. VERY COLLECTABLE

First edition. 6-1/4 x 10 inches. xv, [1]-640, lxxxvi (appendix & index), (2 plate list, errata). Bound in later 3/4 calf with gilt titles, decoration and raised bands on spine and marbled paper, new end papers. Previous owner's bookplate Sir James Stuart Bart Chief Justice of Lower Canada book plate re-affixed to front end paper. All plates as called for on directions for placing the plates; 8 plans (4 folding), 7 aquatints and 2 tables are present. All pages are uncut (deckled edges) and a couple of pages untrimmed with pages not opened. Right edge old waterstaining in border only to various degrees not affecting type to about page 156. Plates very good+ condition.

Very Good condition overall. A very handsome and nice copy highlighted with the little larger size and the deckled edges as issued.

List of plates;

PLAN Battle of La Fourche or Chateauguay

AQUATINT Fort Chambly

AQUATINT Isle aux Noix

PLAN Town of William Henry (folding)

PLAN Townships on the Ottawa River (folding)

AQUATINT Village of Nicolet

AQUATINT Village of St. Thomas

AQUATINT Harrower's Distillery

PLAN Plan of the Route from Halifax to the River du Loup, on the St. Lawrence (folding)

TABLE General Table of Distances

AQUATINT Long's Farm on Lake Timiscouta

AQUATINT The Great Falls on River St. John, New Brunswick

TABLE of Distance from Montreal to Kingston

PLAN Kingston channels (folding)

PLAN York Harbour

PLAN Oswego Harbour

PLAN Map of Chrysler's Farm

Bouchette was Surveyor General of Lower Canada from 1804 to 1841. His work, based on years of travel and observation, is of primary historical and geographical importance.

Lande 1591, TPL 1031
Very Good. Item #1585

$875.00 USD
$1,171.16 CAD

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