Emigrant and Sportsman in Canada. First Edition.

By: ROWAN, John J.

Price: $300.00

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ROWAN, John J. The Emigrant and Sportsman in Canada. Some Experiences of anOld Country Settler, with Sketches of Canadian Life, Sporting Adventures, and Observations on the Forest and Fauna. With Map. London: Edward Stanford, 1876. First Printing. Pp (6),[1]-440,(32) of ads at rear, + large foldingmap frontispiece [MAP IS MISSING]. 8vo, original green cloth with black de coration and border to boards, gilt lettering to spine. Hand, A Bookman's Guide to Hunting, Shooting, Angling, and Related Subjects, R321. A recent emigrant to Canada recounts the opportunity for hunting and fishing activities in early Canada. Chapters : The Emigration Question; Ontario; Quebec; NewBrunswick (pp.91-123); Nova Scotia (pp.124-156); Cape Breton (pp.157-170); Prince Edward Island (pp.171-200); Anticosti; The Intercolonial Railway, T he Bay of Chaleur; The Forests of Canada; Winter; The Trapper; The Angler; Climate, Etc. Map frontispiece missing, spine rebacked with new endpapers, very slightly bowed, a few faint splotches to front board, internally relatively clean. As is. 300.00

Title: Emigrant and Sportsman in Canada. First Edition.

Author Name: ROWAN, John J.

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Edward Stanford, London, 1876,:

Seller ID: 109012

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA NEW BRUNSWICK PEI CANADA HUNTING TRAVEL FISHING CANADIAN OUTDOORS WILDERNESS SHOOTING GUNS,