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Hawkins's Picture of Quebec; with Historical Recollections. in clamshell box.

By: HAWKINS, [Alfred] BADDELEY, Frederick Henry SPROULE, Robert Auchmuty FISHER, John Charlton]

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Neilson & Cowan, Quebec, 1834,:

Seller ID: 99536


HAWKINS, [Alfred]. Hawkins's Picture of Quebec; with Historical Recollections. Quebec: printed for the proprieter, by Neilson & Cowan, 1834. Pp. (4),[iii]-viii,(4),[1]-477,(5), frontispiece, engraved title page, + 12 leaves of plates. Illustrated. Small 8vo, printed grey paper covered boards, rebound with portion of original spine overlaid on tan cloth spine, new endpapers. Alfred Hawkins (b. Oct 10 1792, Brigport, England, d. June 30, 1854, Quebec City). "During the 1830s Quebec was experiencing a period of political, economic, and social turbulence, but there was also a surprisi... View more info