OCTOBER 2020  - 40 items offered... 
Duncan McLaren
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     11 COLLECTIONS   
     13 BOOKS
       5 MANUSCRIPTS
       5 PRINTS
       2 MAPS 
1 PHOTO   
       3 EPHEMERA   
   

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11 COLLECTIONS...
MAILER, Norman Kingsley [1923-2007]
 

Norman Mailer was an American novelist, journalist, playwright, and political candidate. His novel The Naked and the Dead (1948) brought him early and wide renown.

The collection has 8 items dating from 1948 to 1997, specifically 6 letters, 1 signed book and 1 signed envelope... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 1,800 USD OR $ 2,400 CDN  #8328

6 Huxley Family members
 

The Huxley family is a notable British family. Several family members have excelled in science, medicine, arts, and literature. Thomas Henry Huxley (1825-1895), the patriarch of the family, was a zoologist, comparative anatomist, and friend of Charles Darwin. His grandsons include Aldous Huxley (1894-1963), the novelist and author of Brave New World and The Doors of Perception, and his brother, Sir Julian S. Huxley, (1987-1975), a biologist, eugenicist, and the first director of UNESCO. Sir Julian's wife was Lady Juliette Huxley (1896-1994, née Mairie Juliette Baillot), a Swiss-French sculptor and writer. Elspeth Huxley (1907-1997) was a polymath, writer, journalist, broadcaster, magistrate, environmentalist, farmer, and government advisor, best known for her lyrical books The Flame Trees of Thika and The Mottled Lizard which were based on her experiences growing up in a coffee farm in Colonial Kenya. Her husband, Gervas Huxley, was a grandson of Thomas Huxley and a cousin of Aldous Huxley.

The collection contains 31 items dating from 1881 to 1989, specifically 24 letters, 2 booklets, 1 post card, 1 photo, 1 book, 1 typescript, and 1 telegram... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 4,000 USD OR $ 5,345 CDN  #8329

ROMAINS, Jules (née Louis Henri Jean Farigoule) [1885-1972]
 

Jules Romains (né Louis Henri Jean Farigoule), was a French poet, novelist, and writer and the founder of the Unanimism literary movement. He was nominated for the Nobel prize in literature sixteen times. Sinclair Lewis called him one of the six best novelists in the world.

The collection contains 7 items dating from 1904 to 1955, specifically 3 letters, 1 calling card, 1 inscribed & signed book, and 2 chapbooks, one inscribed & signed... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 1,300 USD OR $ 1,735 CDN  #8325

BAGNOLD, Enid (Lady Jones) [1889-1981]
 

Enid Bagnold was a British author and playwright, best known for the 1935 story National Velvet and The Chalk Garden, a 1955 play.

The collection is comprised of 11 items dating from 1935 to 1971, specifically 2 letters, 4 photos, and 5 books... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,300 USD OR $ 1,735 CDN  #8326

LEACOCK, Stephen [Butler] [1869-1944]
 

Three interesting pieces of Stephen Leacock ephemera; Merry Christmas book ;   The Junior League of Montreal ; B&w photo of Leacock... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,000 USD OR $ 1,335 CDN  #8324

ACTON, Sir Harold [Mario Mitchell] (1904-1994)
 

Sir Harold [Mario Mitchell] Acton was a British writer, aesthete, and scholar wrote fiction, biography, and autobiography. Born near Florence to a prominent Anglo-Italian family, he was educated at Eton College and Oxford. After serving as an RAF liaison officer in the Mediterranean, he returned to Florence, restoring his childhood home, Villa La Pietra

This collection contains 11 letters dating from 1963 to 1964 and written in Italian concerning his talks at several venues in Italy for the Associazione Culturale Italiana. Acton proposes to talk about the Bourbons in Naples, Galiani, and Lord Acton... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,600 USD OR $ 2,135 CDN  #8319

GILSON, Étienne (1884-1978)
 

Étienne Gilson was a French Catholic philosopher, scholar, and an internationally renowned historian of ideas. A scholar of medieval philosophy, he originally specialised in the thought of Descartes, yet also philosophized in the tradition of Thomas Aquinas, although he did not consider himself a Neo-Thomist philosopher. In 1946 he attained the distinction of being elected an "Immortal" (member) of the Académie francaise. He was one of the most eminent international scholars of the 20th century and was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature.

The collection contains 11 letters, all written in French, dating from 1958 to 1965...  Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,000 USD OR $ 1,335 CDN  #8320

BENSON, Sir Francis Robert (1858-1939)
 

Sir Francis Robert Benson was an English actor-manager. He founded his own company in 1883 with an emphasis on Shakespeare's plays. From 1886 to 1916 (with a few gaps), he managed the Stratford-on-Avon Shakespearean Festival. He was knighted following a performance of Julius Caesar at Drury Lane Theatre in 1916.

The collection contains 25 items dating from 1915 to 1929, specifically, 20 letters, 1 telegram, 3 photo cards, and 1 theatre program.
19 letters addressed and 1 telegram to G.R. Chadwick, who was a teacher and the leader of a scouts' troop in Liverpool... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 1,000 USD OR $ 1,335 CDN  #8321

JUNGK, Robert (born Robert Baum) [1913-1994]
 

Robert Jungk was an Austrian writer and journalist who wrote mostly on issues relating to nuclear weapons. His book Brighter than a Thousand Suns: A Personal History of the Atomic Scientists, originally published in German in 1956 under the title Heller als tausend So nnen. Das Schicksal der Atomforscher, was the first published account of the Manhattan Project and the German atomic bomb project.

Robert Jungk collection contains 25 items dating from 1954 to 1984, specifically 15 letters, 2 telegrams, 1 post card and 7 photos, a list of questions, all written in French with the exception of the letter from Jungk's publisher (written in German), 1954-9... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,400 USD OR $ 1,870 CDN  #8317

NATHAN, Robert (1894-1985)
 

Robert Nathan was an American novelist, poet, a children's author, and an author of screenplays and radio and TV programs. Nathan's seventh wife was the British actress Anna Lee, to whom he was married from 1970 until his death.

The collection has 13 items dating from 1935 to 1975, specifically, 8 letters, 3 signed books 1 photo and 1 card... Click for more information and photos;

Price: $ 1,300 USD OR $ 1,735 CDN  #8311
13 BOOKS ...
NICOLAY, Rev. Charles Grenfell [1818-1897]
 

1846. London, First edition. Charles Knight & Co. 3-1/2 x 5-3/4 inches.  (8), (7)-226pp. Original publisher's red cloth, with black stamping on cover, blind stamped on back cover, gilt tile and decoration on spine. Spine ends crushed and frayed.  and corners with bumps and worn. Half-title. Frontis wood-engraved plate (Mouth of the Columbia River)  and  2 maps. Full page map of Vancouver Island (p.65) and a folding map, p. 102 (Oregon North America).

Overall a very good and nice copy in uncommon original publisher's red cloth.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 250 USD OR $ 330 CDN  #0992

SALAMAN, Malcolm C. (Charles) (1855-1940)
 

1926. London, The Studio.
First Edition.(2), 10pp., (12pp.) Publisher's Blue-gray paper over boards with off-white title label with black and orange lettering. Some minor soiling on the covers Twelve full-page dry point and etching prints tipped in. Inside starting but holding strong. With an introduction by Malcolm C. Salaman. Very good condition... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 50 USD OR $ 65 CDN  #7934

KIRBY, William [1817-1906] etc
 

1901. Niagara Historical Society.
5-3/4 x 8-5/8 inches Dark blue wrappers spine torn and missing top inch. ex libris with markings.  Fair to Good condition only. Still very uncommon publication.

Contents: Servos Family, Whitmore Family, The Jarvis Letters and  The Story of Robert Land.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 20 USD OR $ 25 CDN  #0759

18 Various Authors
 

1907. New York, The New York Society of Self-Culture. 2 volumes in one. 7-1/2 x 5-1/4 inches, (4) 608pp. Rebacked, light green cloth with dark brown decorative type on spine and front and new endpapers. Insides have a few pages with browning likely from paper being inserted loosely into these pages. Overall, condition is very good. 8th revised edition.
Includes Social Self-Culture, Everyday Etiquette, Conventional Requirements, Ceremonious Occasions, The Home and Family, and Men and Their Manners. How to behave yourself at the beginning of the past century.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 15 USD OR $ 20 CDN  #2645

HOWE, Hon. C.D., M.P.
 

1937. Ottawa J.O. Patenaude, I.S.O
165mm x 245mm (6 1/2" x 9 3/4") Blue light card cover. 50pp Very good  condition.
Enumeration of Canals
Canal Districts
Canal Sections for Statistical Information
Interpretation
General Rules and Regulations
Customs
Vessels
Officer Examinations of Vessels and Rafts and much more. Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 75 USD OR $ 100 CDN  #3413

URBAN, Sylvanus [CAVE, Edward] [1691-1754]
 

[1758]. London,  Printed for R. Baldwin. First edition. 8-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches with new cloth spine, paper label, beige paper covered boards and new endpaper...
MAP - A Plan of the Fort and Bay of Frontenac with the adjacent Counties 18 cm x 11 cm - page 552
A detailed map of the Northeast portion of Lake Ontario near the Iroquois River and Bay of Niaoure, Fort Frontenac and published during the French & Indian War.  Fort Frontenac was  built by the French in 1673.  Until the American Revolution, the fort languished since the British considered other places more important for defence and trade. However, at the end of the revolutionary war, interest increased. Not only was it's strategic importance growing, but also as a resettlement for Loyalists.... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 220 USD OR $ 290 CDN  #2844

HAMILTON, Lady Emma [1765-1815]
 

1815. London, Printed for Henry Colburn. 2nd edition. Small 8vo (20 x 12.5 cm (approx 7¾ x 4¾ inches), vi, 352pp.
Embellished with a Fine Portrait, after Romney. New brown leather spine with gilt type and rebacked preserving original marbled boards and end papers, previous owner's name neatly written on 1st blank, illustrated frontispiece,
.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 225 USD OR $ 300 CDN  #3598

LOGAN, William Edmond Sir [1798-1875]
 

1857. Toronto, John Lovell.
First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp: [4], [iv], [5] - 494, includes four folding maps, one hand-coloured. First map  is of the distribution of crystalline limestones of the Laurentian (Grenville & Rwdon) with a 1.5" tear at fold in the border. Another map  is of the area between the East Shore of Lake Huron, plus map of North Shore of Lake Huron to  the Ottawa and last one of of the Island of Anticosti. Brown embossed cloth covers. Top 1/2" of spine torn other wise the cover and insides are generally clean with sporadic minor spotting, otherwise very good- condition... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 70 USD OR $ 90 CDN  #2152

COPWAY, George (KAH-GE-GA-GAH-BOWH) [1818-1869]
 

1851. New York, J.C. Ricker.
First edition. 18.5cm x 13cm, (7-1/4 x 5 inches) ix, (1), [11]-346, [2 (ads)], 5 full page b&w plates total (all portraits, including one of the author and frontis). Red cloth boards with a gilt emblem and blind stamped decorative design...

He describes what he saw and whom he met (Disraeli, Baron de Rothschild, Lord John Russell, and others), as well as how he was received by the Europeans. The main purpose of the trip was to represent Christian American Indians at the 1850 General Peace Conference at Frankfurt am Main, where in full native attire he delivered a protracted and passionate antiwar speech... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 200 USD OR $ 265 CDN  #8232

MARSH, J. B. T., edited by
 

UNCOMMON IN THE HOUGHTON, OSGOOD IMPRINT, (PRECEEDS HOUGHTON MIFFLIN)

1880. Boston, Houghton, Osgood & Co., 8vo, viii, 243pp. ( 112 spirituals with musical scores), Revised edition., 59th thousand. Green pictorial cloth with gilt type on spine and gilt engraving of Jubilee Hall on cover with black type. The singers depicted are: George E. Barrett, Maggie L. Porter, Jennie Jackson, Ella Shepard, F.J. Loudin, Mabel R Lewis, R. A. Hall, and Patti Malone. A good copy+.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 65 USD OR $85 CDN  #2734

MOODIE, Susanna [Susannah Strickland] [1803-1885]
 

NOW SCARCE, FIRST LONDON EDITION OF MOODIE'S CLEARING BOOK

1853. London, Richard Bentley.
First UK edition, 2nd issue. 4-3/8 x 7-3/8 inches, xvi,[1]-384pp.,
New half leather binding, leather spine with 5 bands, gilt type and brown cloth boards. Alias Grace, a story based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning novel, starring Sarah Gadon tells the story of a 16-year-old maid, Grace Marks, convicted over the murder of her employer. Alias Grace represents Atwood's fascination with the tale after reading author Susanna Moodie's account of the murders in the 1853 book, Life in the Clearing. Moodie, best known for Roughing it in the Bush, wrote about Marks' case in Life in the Clearing, although many of the details Moodie reported were later revealed to be inaccurate... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 175 USD OR $ 230 CDN  #0450

4 1/2 x 3 inches,  about 60 pages, A new leather spine and nice new tight binding. In very good+ condition. Owned by Kitty Scott of Toronto in the 1880's. Charming little autograph album with, inscriptions, a few poems, 2 mall coloured flower illustrations and of course many autographs. At least one of the autographs in this album is actually that of a formerly significant person. The book bears the autograph of Harry Cockshutt, Brantford, in 1885... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 125 USD OR $ 165 CDN  #4494

FUGARD, Athol (1932-)
 

1987. Oxford. Oxford University Press. 1st Oxford Press Paperback. 5 x 7-3/4 inches. 256pp. Near Fine condition.
Signed by author on the title page plus signed piece of ephemera (Harbourfront, Toronto, Canada reading series June 1990 5-3/8 x 8-1/2 flat folded to  5-3/8 x 3-1/4 inches).

Athol Harold Lannigan Fugard was born June 11, 1932, Middelburg, South Africa. Dramatist, actor, and director who became internationally known for his penetrating and pessimistic analyses of South African society during the apartheid period... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 145 USD OR $190 CDN  #5071
5 MANUSCRIPTS
BROCK, Sir General Isaac  [1769-1812]
 

RARE BRITISH (CANADA) EARLY 1800's COURT MARTIAL DOCUMENT

1810. [20pp. with blank on recto of docket p.20] 20cm x 32cm (7-3/4 x 12-5/8 inches) A unique, rare and important piece of Canadian military history.
This is the official 20 page 1810 report on the Court Martial of Private Alexander Waddle, at Fort George in Upper Canada.
Presided over and signed by Brigadier General Isaac Brock, President, and military commander of Upper Canada and soon to become the 'hero of Upper Canada' Counter-signed by the Governor of Canada, Sir James Henry Craig. Alexander Waddle of the 100th Regiment was convicted by Brock's 2 day court martial for desertion... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 10,000 USD OR $ 13,370 CDN  #6664

LAURIER, Sir Wilfrid [1841-1919]
 

Autograph Letter signed, "Wilfrid Laurier," dated Arthabaskaville, 2 Oct. 1875, addressed to Henry James Morgan. 43 lines in French on 3 octavo pages, fine condition. Laurier is writing his friend Morgan confirming requests made to Laurier and confirming positive results on these requests. As well, Laurier is profusely thanking Morgan for the present of "state trials" (most likely the Report of the State Trials on the 1838-39 Canadian Rebellion). Laurier writes "It is a precious work in every respect, which for me, is of so much use that you cannot imagine [how helpful it is]".... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 1,450 USD OR $1,935 CDN  #7605

BUTLER, Walter [1752-1781]
 

QUITE SCARCE WALTER BUTLER SIGNATURE

Handwritten legal document, 6pp, 8 x 10 inches, tied with red ribbon upper left, Tryon County, New York, filed 21 May 1775 (March term in the fifteenth year of the Reign of King George the Third). Legal document relating to a debt, signed W. Butler - one of the lawyers.
Condition: Mounted on larger sheets with cut-outs so both sides visible. Toning as expected. Very good condition otherwise... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 975 USD OR $ 1,300 CDN  #4194

CARLETON, Sir Guy 1st Baron DORCHESTER [1724-1808]
 

4 pages, 8 x 12-1/4 inch and 1 page affixed to page three, of detailed accounts, dated, Quebec, October 28, 1793, giving an account of money that is owed from October 25th to December 14th 1793.

Sir Guy Carleton served in America beginning in 1758. He was governor of Quebec and commander of British forces in Canada (1775-77), during which time he repelled Montgomery and Benedict Arnold's attack on Quebec, defeated Arnold on Lake Champlain and re-took Crown Point. From 1782-83 he was Commander in Chief in Canada from 1791 to 1796.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 750 USD OR $ 1,000 CDN  #4593

JERVIS, John, 1st Earl of St Vincent (1735-1823)
 

Autograph letter signed. One page, 6-1/2 x 8-5/8 inches. Undated but after 1797 and probably circa 1811. [Deans Yard, Monday]. Signed St. Vincent. To an unnamed correspondent, concerning [evidently] the son of Sir John Thomas Duckworth, 1st Baronet (1748-1817) who was an officer of the Royal Navy. The son, likely Lieutenant Colonel George Henry Duckworth, had some confrontation, which St. Vincent wishes to explain. Plus an old engraving of John Jarvis... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 300 USD OR $ 400 CDN  #8157
2 MAPS
GOAD, Charles Edward [1848 - 1910]
 

Goad (Charles E.) Insurance Plan (FIP) of City of Montreal, fire insurance plans, on a scale of 50ft to 1 inch, detailing street names, building numbers, stories and usages, 5 plans only;
#4 (Victoria Square, Craig West, St. James, Notre Dame West, St. Antoine)
#8 (St. James, Notre Dame West, De Bresoles, Leroyer, St. Paul, Commissioners)
#19 (Clarke, Ontario East, Montreal East, St. Catherines East, Ave de Hotel de Ville)
#40 (Lachine Canal, St. Patrick, Manufactures Lane, Richardson)
#47 (Wellington Basin, Mill, Bridge, Riverside)
with sheets of title and index, lithographed maps in original hand-colouring, each sheet c.635 x 530mm., right sheet edges affected by wormholes and dampstaining, with some loss, particularly to title and index sheets, loose as issued... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 125 USD OR $ 165 CDN  #2924

CHALIFOUR, J. E.  (Joseph Epiphane), (1863-1953)
 

Very large attractive original Railway map of Canada on 8 sections, each section map: 36 x 30 inches (paper size). 

Some soiling  in margins not affecting the map itself, some creasing. Department of the Interior, Canada, Honourable Arthur Meighen, Minister. W.W. C
J.E. Chalifour, chief geographer.

53 railways named & indexed; railways in operation and under construction; table of railway distances; cities & towns; lakes & river. Shows railway routes in operation and under construction, and steamships routes.  Scale 1:2,217,600... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 750 USD OR $1,000 CDN  #8092
5 PRINTS
BERKELEY, Stanley [1855-1909]
 

[1896]. London & Manchester, L. Hildesheimer & Co. Limited

SIGNED IN PENCIL BY STANLEY BERKELEY

Paper Size: 32-1/2 x 22-1/2 inches. Image Size: 29-1/2 x 17-1/2 inches  - Scarce black & white original photogravure after Stanley Berkeley, c1896 published by L. Hildesheimer & Co. Limited, London & Manchester. Printed in Austria. Lettered name in the plate "Stanley Berkeley", below which, in the mat, is the penciled signature of the artist. Embossed in blind, on the centre of the bottom edge of the mat with is small round impression "ADU 300", incorporated Publishers' Association seal... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 550 USD OR $ 735 CDN  #3613

FERRARIO, Giulio [1767-1847]
 

[1827]. Milan, Giulio Ferrario.
Paper size: 9-1/2 x 13-3/4 inches.
Image size: 6-1/8 x 8-3/4 inches.
Condition: very good
Printed in outside border;   #15    P. Fumagatti inc
Line and aquatint tone engraving with original hand colouring.
The Nuu-chaf-nulth (Nootka) People have occupied the Nootka Sound for over 4,000 years and their name means the People of all along the Mountains or for short the West Coast People... Click for more information and photos; 
Price: $ 90 USD OR $ 120 CDN  #1501

MACDONALD, Manly (1889-1971)
 

Christmas Greeting Card circa 1930's
Flat: 12-3/4 x 5-1/2 inches
Folded: 6-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches
Image: 4-7/8 x 3-3/4 inches
The printed Manly MacDonald "The Red Mill" image, slightly out of register when printed, was trimmed to size and mounted on the Christmas Greeting Card. Unsigned inside. Printed on back is  Manly MacDonald's name and Canadian Artists Series   25130.... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 200 USD OR $ 265 CDN  #7895

CANOT, Pierre Charles (1710-1777) engraved by
 

circa 1760. Very early edition. This hand-coloured engraving was trimmed to the edges 295mm x  448mm  ( 11-5/8 x 17-5/8 inches) and mounted to a dark card stock. The English only title was mounted on the reverse on the reverse of the dark mounted card.  The trimmed mounted engraving has wear to the corners causing some minor rounding.  There is surface dirt and soiling on the engraving more so on the sky area. Good- condition... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 125 USD OR $ 165 CDN  #3266

 & FALCKEYSEN, Theodor [1768-1814] (engraver)
 

[1789] Germany, Klauber
circa 1789. Image: 49.5 x 63 cm. Paper: 50 x 63.7 cm.
Print deacidified. Very minor marks showing on border. The top left corner with a small piece of paper missing. Tear repairs and one can be seen on front  on right side of the flag. Overall condition good+
Uncoloured engraving by Theod. Falckeysen after the painting by Benjamin West. This image depicts distraught Grenadiers standing and kneeling by the side of a fallen General Wolfe at the Plains of Abraham, Quebec. The on-going combat can be seen in the background. Uncommon German engraving.
... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 225 USD OR $ 300 CDN  #2606
1 PHOTO
SMITH, John T (1805-1877)
 

[1876]. Toronto, Dufresne photography
Cabinet Card circa 1876: 4 x 7-1/2 inches. Signed and inscribed on bak by John T. Smith; "to Bro? John Wood, Yours Truly John Smith 235-1/2 Queen Street East. Toronto. James Juard? 218 Shevenson Lodge  Jr. R Canada
Photographer: [Philip H.] Dufresne  31 King St. W, Toronto, circa 1876
Small tear at bottom right of photo and some spotting overall, otherwise good condition... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 125 USD OR $ 165 CDN  #7919
3 EPHEMERA
GREY, Sir Albert Henry George, 4th Earl Grey [1851-1917]
 

EARL GREY COMMISSIONED THE FAMOUS GREY CUP IN DEC. 1909

Typed letter signed. One page, 4to. Dated Government House Ottawa 25th of March, 1905. To Sir Frederick Young. Thanking Young for a copy of his speech at the Colonial Institute on the subject of "Imperialism from an Australian standpoint." Agreeing with Young's belief that it will be necessary to establish in the future some system which will enable the Briton in Canada to feel that he is no way inferior in status to the Briton in the United Kingdom.".... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 400 USD OR $ 530 CDN  #8012

BATHURST, Henry Bathurst Earl, (1762-1834)
 

First UK edition. 14pp. Folio, 7-7/8 x 13 inches. Agetoned paper in very good condition. British Parliamentary Paper HL112. Ordered, by the House of Commons, to be printed, 15 April 1825 Proposals to create a Company to use Clergy reserves to increase settlement in Ontario. The Canada Company was Incorporated in July 1825 and continued in existence through to the 1950s. Parliamentary papers of this period are rare. It was not until 1836 that provision was made for their sale to the public. A clean copy... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 175 USD OR $ 230 CDN  #7644

McGREGOR, Margaret (wife of John Morrision)
 

Four pages folio, flat size: 20-3/4 x 16-1/8 inches, folded size: 8 x 10-3/8 inches, folded into quarters (was folded smaller). Indenture for the sale of land dated 17th August 1854 from from Margaret McGregor, or Morrison, wife of John Morrison of the Township of Enniskillen, County of Lampton and Province of Canada of the first part ; and Archibald Alexander Riddel of the City of Toronto in the County of York... Click for more information and photos;
Price: $ 75 USD OR $ 100 CDN  #7468

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