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Creator:
Hind, Henry Youle, 1823-1908.
Title:
Narrative of the Canadian Red River exploring expedition of 1857 : and of the Assinniboine and Saskatchewan exploring expedition of 1858 / by Henry Youle Hind, M.A. F.R.G.S., Professor chemistry and geology in the University of Trinity College, Toronto, in charge of the Assinniboine and Saskatchewan expedition ; in two volumes.
Alternate Title(s):
Canadian Red River and Assinniboine and Saskatchewan expeditions
Published/Created:
London : Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts, 1860.
Physical Description:
2 v. : ill., maps, plans ; 22 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
F1060.8 .H66 1860
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
The account of the explorations of 1857 is an expanded version of his report in Canada. Provincial Secretary's Office. Report on the exploration of the country between Lake Superior and the Red River ... 1858. The narrative of the expedition of 1858 appeared first in his Reports of progress ... 1859.
Half-title: Canadian Red River and Assinniboine and Saskatchewan expeditions.
Maps engraved by Edwd. Weller, Red Lion Square.
Wood engravings in v. 1 have two or three added tints; in v. 2, one added tint. Plates printed by Spottiswoode and Co.
Abbey, J.R. Travel, 630
Sabin, 31934
NSTC, 2H22449
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in blue polished calf, with tooled spine and marbled edges; marbled end-papers. ed.
Subject Terms:
Assiniboine River (Sask. and Man.)
Assinniboine & Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition.
Canada -- Exploring expeditions.
Geology -- Northwest, Canadian.
Indians of North America -- Canada.
Longman, Green, Longman and Roberts -- Publisher.
Manitoba -- Description and travel.
Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel.
Saskatchewan River (Sask. and Man.)
Spottiswoode & Co. -- Printer.
Form/Genre:
Wood engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1860.
Engravings -- 1860.
Contributors:
Weller, Edward, d. 1884, engraver.
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