Lot 1429: Charles Lindsey AN INVESTIGATION OF THE UNSETTLED BOUNDARIES OF ONTARIO 1873 First Edition Antique Canadian Travel & Exploration Fold-Out Maps
by National Book Auctions
October 22, 2016
Freeville, NY, USALive Auction
Title: An Investigation of the Unsettled Boundaries of Ontario
Author: Charles Lindsey
Publisher: Printed by Hunter, Rose & Co.
Printing Information: First Edition
Binding Style: Hardcover
Pagination: 250 pages
Width: 6" Height: 9"
Book Details: An investigation to determine the southern limit of the Hudson's Bay Territory and the northern boundary of Ontario.
Condition / Notes: This is the scarce first edition of this work. The antique volume is bound in blue cloth covers with stamped gilt lettering/ornamentation on the front cover and spine. There is light rubbing and soiling to the exterior. The binding is cracked between the title page and the errata leaf. The book has dark gray endpapers. The errata leaf has a closed tear measuring about 2.5" from the bottom of the page. The pages show occasional light marginal spotting. The work contains three fold-out maps, one with partial hand coloring, with small closed tears and light foxing.
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