Place Published: Toronto
Publisher: C. Blackett Robinson
Date Published: 1885
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover
First Edition 6 x 9-1/8 inches. xvi, -589. with half-title many plates and 2 folding coloured maps ; frontis map with a few fold tears. Original spine and boards re-backed, new end-papers with front gilt-stamped cloth and back covers having wear and rippling, otherwise, very good condition.
"Based on the author's observations during the expedition of 1884, and on reports of other Canadian explorers and surveyors, a narrative of the expedition with notes on white, native and halfbreed peoples, the villages, missionaries and economic life observed along Labrador, the posts of Ungava Peninsula, Churchill, York Factory and the islands of the Bay; accounts of fighting field ice, bear hunting, and the work of Hudson's Bay Co.". quoted from Arctic Bib.
Arctic Bib. 18107. Peel 1302
Very Good. Item #2042