SKELTON, Oscar D.
Title: Railway Builders : A Chronicle of Overland Highways.
Publisher:  Glasgow, Brook & Company, Toronto, 1916,
Seller ID: 94602
SKELTON, Oscar D. The Railway Builders : A Chronicle of Overland Highways. Toronto : Glasgow, Brook & Company, 1916. Pp [i]-viii,-254,(4,ads),(2), colour frontis + 9 black-and-white plates + 9 folding maps. Index. Small 8vo, red pressed cloth, gilt to spine. Volume 32 in the Chronicles of Canada series. Contents : 1. The Coming of the Railway. 2. Early Travel in Canada.3. The Call for the Railway. 4. The Canadian Beginnings. 5. The Grand Trun k era. 6. The Intercolonial. 7. The Canadian Pacific – Beginnings. 8. Building the Canadian Pacific. 9. The Era of Amalgamation. 10. The Canadian Northern. 11. The Expansion of the Grand Trunk. 12. Sundry Developments. 13. Some General Questions. Penned name, wrinkling to plates, else very good. 20.00