THE CANADIAN NORTH WEST: A SPEECH DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY THE MARQUIS OF LORNE, GOVERNOR GENERAL OF CANADA, WINNIPEG
by Lorne, Marquis of
Ottawa, 1881. 20pp. plus folding map. Original printed wrappers. Minor wear and dust-soiling. Mild toning. Very good. A scarce speech enthusiastically recommending immigration to the Northwest, given at the end of the Marquis of Lorne's western tour during the summer and fall of 1881. The map illustrates Lorne's route. "The itinerary covered over 8,000 miles through farming, mining, and lumber regions. The author stresses the desirability of the region for homesteaders, and speaks of the Canadian Indian policy, the western railroads, and waterways" - Goodspeed. PEEL 427. NEBENZAHL 16:292. GOODSPEED 192:180. (Inventory #: WRCAM50899)
You can be confident that when you make a purchase through ABAA.org, the item is sold by an ABAA member in full compliance with our Code of Ethics. Our sellers guarantee your order will be shipped promptly and that all items are as described. Buy with confidence through ABAA.org.