Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

By: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Price: $55.00

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TORY, James Cranswick, Hon. Addresses. Ottawa, The Mortimer Company Limited, n.d. [1932]. Pp (6),v-vii,(1),291,(1) + portrat frontispiece. 8vo, half navy-blue leather, blue cloth bds, gilt lettering to spine. Spine reads: "Legislative and Other Addresses -- J.C. Tory". James Cranswick Tory (b. August 12, 1862, Port Shoreham, Guysborough County, Nova Scotia - d. October 16,1944, Halifax, Nova Scotia) was a Nova Scotian M.L.A. from 1911 to 1923 an d Lieutenant-Governor from 1925 to 1930. Topics included : Steam Trawling (pp.1-32), the Guysboro Railway (pp.57-119), the Halifax Tramway and the closing of King's Colege School. Also includes: The Road Bill; Education; Western Lands; Presenting the Public Accounts 1922; Insurance: A Review and an Ouitlook; The Birth of the Drama in North America; Reply to an Address at Kentville; Opening of the Provincial Exhibition; Unveiling of the Halifax War Memorial; The Tercentenary of the Landing of Sir William Alexander; The Unveiling of the D'Anville Monument; Opening the Exhibition at Windsor; Laying the Corner Stone of the Public Archives Building; and The Acadian Celebration, Grand Pré. Portrait frontispiece is loose but present, name to halftitle leaf, light shelfwear, else very good. With the Hon. Tory's name card and "with the compliments of..." inked to card. 55.00

Title: Addresses / Legislative and Other Addresses

Author Name: TORY, James Cranswick, Hon.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Mortimer Company Limited, Ottawa, 1932,:

Seller ID: 1482

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