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De Veaux, Samuel, 1789–1852

The falls of Niagara, or, Tourist's guide to this wonder of nature : including notices of the whirlpool, islands, &c., and a complete guide thro' the Canadas : embellished with engravings / by S. De Veaux.

Additional Title(s):

Falls of Niagara

Tourist's guide to this wonder of nature

Buffalo : William B. Hayden : Press of Thomas & Co., 1839.
Physical Description:
viii, [1], 18-168, [2] pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 16 cm
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Last page blank.
Includes five wood-engraved plates, unsigned, including "Map of Niagara River, &c." as frontispiece.
Sabin, J. Dictionary of books relating to America from its discovery to the present time, 19804
Includes errata, page 169.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original blind- and gilt-stamped purple cloth.
Subject Terms:
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.) -- Description and travel.
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.) -- Guidebooks.
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.) -- Pictorial works.
Ontario -- Description and travel.
Québec (Province) -- Description and travel.
Thomas & Co. -- Printer.
Wood engravings -- 1839.
Hayden, William B., publisher.

  • Plates: Map of Niagara River
  • Niagara Falls from the American side, near the Ferry Staircase
  • Burning of the Steamboat Caroline
  • Niagara Falls from Canada near Clifton House
  • View of Brock's Monument, Queenston Heights.

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