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Five Years' Residence in the Canadas: including a tour through part of The United States of America, in the year 1823.

TALBOT Edward Allen (1824.)

£350.00  [First Edition]

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First edition. 2 vols. 2 frontispiece plates. 8vo. Modern half brown morocco over marbled boards, gilt titles and ruled compartments to spine. Occasional spots of foxing within, otherwise very good. xvi,419;400pp. London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown and Green,

Talbot went to Canada in 1818, and gives a detailed account of his stay in the country, which included tours as far west as Niagara. He describes details of natural history and gives advice for emigrants. In 1823 Talbot travelled across New York State from Niagara to New York City.

Howes T9. Lande 824. TPL 1299.

Stock Code: 226610