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1 WRONG, George M. Canadians : The Story of a People. 2nd, printing, revised, in dustjacket
Macmillan Compnay of Canada Limited, Toronto, 1938, 
WRONG, George M. The Canadians : The Story of a People. Toronto : The Macmillan Compnay of Canada Limited, (September) 1938. "Revised and reprinted, September, 1938." Pp (6),vii-viii,(2),1-455,(3), frontispiece. Two maps in text. 8vo, blue cloth. Map endpapers. One-inch stains to mid area of twenty pages, else very good, with bright gilt in very lightly worn & chipped dustjacket. 30.00

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2 WRONG, George M. Fall of Canada. UK no dj
1914, 
WRONG, George M. The Fall of Canada : A Chapter in the History of the Seven Years' War. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, 1914. Pp 272 + 5 plates + lg.fldg.map. Alaso, some text maps. 8vo, maroon cloth. Some foxing/spotting to endpapers and folding map, one inch tear to gutter area of title page, else a vg, unopened copy. 200.00

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3 SAGARD, Gabriel, Father Champlain Society 25 WRONG, George M., ed./intro. LANGTON, H.H., trans. The Long Journey to the Country of the Hurons
1939, 
SAGARD, Gabriel. The Long Journey to the Country of the Hurons. Edited with Introduction and Notes by George M. Wrong, and translated into English by H.H. Langton. Toronto : The Champlain Society, 1939. Pp [i]-xlvii,(1),[1]-411,(1),i-xii, frontispiece + 3 plates + 2 maps. Index. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt titles to spine, top edge gilt.

The Publications of the Champlain Society XXV.

Gabriel Sagard (fl. 1614–1636) was a Catholic priest and missionary of the Franciscan Recollect order who is notable for his writings on New France and the Hurons. Sagard arrived in New France 28 June 1623. He joined four members of his order who had been there since 1615. In August, Sagard travelled to a Huron village on the southern shore of Lake Huron, where he began his missionary work and study of the Huron language. In July 1624 at Quebec, he was ordered by his superior to return to Paris, France.

Limited to 550 copies, this one unnumbered.

Includes Sagard's text in both English and French.

Spine sunned, cloth a little spotted, inner hinges starting, else very good. From the library of Roy Gurney, superintendent of the University of Toronto Press. Scarce. 575.00

Price: 575.00 CDN
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4 MacKAY, Robert Alexander WRONG, George M. Unreformed Senate of Canada. With an Introduction by George M. Wrong. FirstEdition. Signed copy
Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, London, 1926, 
MacKAY, Robert A. The Unreformed Senate of Canada. With an Introduction by George M. Wrong. London : Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1926. First Edition. Pp [i]-xvi,[1]-284. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt letteringto spine. Rhodenizer p.204. Not in Watters. Robert Alexander MacKay (b. Vi ctoria County, Ontario, 2 January, 1894 - d. at Ottawa, 25 November, 1979) was at the time Assistant Professor of Government at Cornell University. Hewould join Dalhousie the next year, staying till 1947. Contents : I. The P roblem. II. Colonial Antecedents. III. The Intentions of the Fathers (Note—Clauses in the B.N.A. Act of 1867 concerning the Senate, and the B.N.A. Actof 1915). IV. Constitutional and Political Limits. V. The Senate at Work. VI. Legislation in the Senate: (a) Initiation of Legislation. (b) Amendmentof Bills brought up from the House of Commons. (c) Money Bills. (d) The "V eto." (e) The "Veto" since 1921. (f) Conclusions. VII. A Protector of Rights. VIII. Conservatism, or Obstruction to Reform? IX. The Appointing System.X. The Functions of a Second Chamber: A Balance Sheet. XI. To Mend or End the Senate. Appendices : A. Lord Bryce's Letter to the Prime Minister regarding Reform to the House of Lords. B. Bills rejected by the Senate, 1867 to1924. C. Statistics of Legislation in the Senate, 1867 to 1924. D. Categor ies of Citizens Eligible for Membership in the Belgian and Italian Senates.Minor spotting to cloth, light edgewear, else very good. Signed with inscr iption by the author. 45.00

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