A Comprehensive Outline of the Geography and History of Nova Scotia, from the Discovery of America to the Reign of Queen Victoria I.

CROSSKILL John (1833.)

£250.00 

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Folding map, engraved frontispiece. 16mo. Original printed wrappers, stab sewn. Covers worn and soiled, a few small chips. Content spotted in places and a little soiled, minor fold separation and tape repairs to map, contemporary manuscript notes to rear free endpaper.[4],[2blank],5-76pp. Halifax (Nova Scotia), Printed for the Author,

A general history of Nova Scotia, with the rare folding map, intended for "instructing the youth of Nova Scotia in the history of their native land." The frontispiece is a rather crude engraving of a Christian soldier holding a long rifle, perhaps representing the author, who was a Nova Scotia militiaman. 

Stock Code: 227134

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