Title: Newfoundland : ...
Seller ID: 9409
TAIT, R.H. Newfoundland : A Summary of the History and Development of Britain's Oldest Colony from 1497 to 1939. N. pl.: n. pub., (1939). "Printed in U.S.A. by the Harrington Press." Pp (4),5-260 + 8 plates (incl. a map). Small 8vo, blue cloth with gilt outline of Nfld. O'Dea 2383, Tanner 913, Cooke& Caron p.392, Morley p.58. See ENL V:336-7. Tait (b.1891, St.John's) was a frequent contributor to the Veteran. Chapters : Historical Sketch; General Characteristics; Governmental; Trade and Industry; The Revenue; Miscellaneous Domestic Matters; Communication Services; Attractions for the Tourist and Sportsman; Newfoundland and War; Labrador; Conclusion. With appendices and an index. Morley notes that the title-page verso refers to a fldg map, and that this has not appeared in the copies examined for his bibliography.Very good to fine. 80.00