Documents Relating to the Early History of Hudson Bay

By: TYRRELL, J.B. (ed.) Champlain Society 18

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TYRRELL, J.B. (ed.). Documents Relating to the Early History of Hudson Bay.Edited with Introduction and Notes by J.B. Tyrrell. Toronto : The Champlai n Society, 1931. Pp [i]-xix,(1),[1]-419,(1),i-xii,+ frontis + 16 plates + 5maps (2 folding). Index. Large 8vo, red cloth, gilt titles to spine, top e dge gilt. The Publications of the Champlain Society XVIII. Contents : Introduction : The Struggle for York Factory in Hudson Bay. Narratives : I. Journal of Father Silvy from Belle Isle to Port Nelson. II. Letter from Father Marest, Missionary of the Company of Jesus, to Father de Lamberville of theCompany of Jesus, Overseer of the Missions of Canada. III. Letters of La P otherie—describing the expedition to tort Nelson on Hudson Bay in the extremity or America, the first French settlement in this vast region, the capture of Fort Nelson, the river St. Lawrence, and the government of Quebec, ofThree Rivers, and of Montreal from 1534 to 1701, being the first volume of the History of North America by M. de Bacqueville de la Potherie. IV. The History of Hudson's-Bay—containing an account of Discovery and Settlement, the Progress of it, and the present State; of the Indians, Trade, and everything else relating to it: Being the last chapter of volume I of The British Empire in America, by John Oldmixon. Limited to 550 copies, this one unnumbered. Spine and edges darkened, cloth rubbed, light smudging, pen marks to one page, else good to very good. From the library of Roy Gurney, superintendent of the University of Toronto Press. 350.00

Title: Documents Relating to the Early History of Hudson Bay

Author Name: TYRRELL, J.B. (ed.) Champlain Society 18

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Champlain Society, Toronto , 1931,:

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Keywords: NORTH HUDSON'S BAY HISTORY CANADIAN DISCOVERY SETTLEMENT CANADA DOCUMENTS DOCUMENTARY HUDSON BAY,