Mrs. Simcoe's Diary. Mary Quayle  INNIS, ed, Elizabeth Simcoe.
Mrs. Simcoe's Diary
Mrs. Simcoe's Diary
Mrs. Simcoe's Diary
Mrs. Simcoe's Diary
Mrs. Simcoe's Diary

Mrs. Simcoe's Diary

Place Published: Toronto
Publisher: Macmillan of Canada
Date Published: 1965
Edition: 1st Edition
Binding: Hard Cover

5-1/4 x 8-3/8 inches., hard cover (cloth spine, paper covered boards with a birchbark pattern), clear mylar dust jacket with text on flaps. Previous owner's gift inscription on half-title page. Near fine in a near fine printed mylar.

Maps, reproductions of Mrs. Simcoe's water-color drawings in b&w. "Mrs. Simcoe's diary, describing Canada from 1791 to 1796, is history written as it was being made. (her husband) Governor Simcoe founded York, now Toronto, and travelled widely in his domain; his wife wrote her invaluable account of the period, commenting vivaciously on the strange land, the forests, the animals, the Indians, and the social customs.
/ Printed mylar. Item #37

$15.00 USD
$19.00 CAD

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