Montana: The Cambridge Corporation Limited, 1908.
1st Edition. Hardcover. Doughty, Arthur G. THE CRADLE OF NEW FRANCE: A Story of the City Founded by Champlain. Montreal: The Cambridge Corporation Limited, 1908. 12mo., 314pp. Publisher's gilt titled decorated light green cloth. Frontis. Illustrated in colour & with black & white photos, portraits, drawings & fold-in map. A near fine lovely example in an unusually fine dustwrapper. A story of Quebec, the city founded by Champlain, with charming illustrations. Includes chronology of Quebec & five appendices. Excellent general history by the famous Canadian historian & archivist. A superior example. Arthur George Doughty [1860 - 1936], Canadian archivist, determined to right the neglected state of Canadian heritage. Doughty founded the Public Archives of Canada.
Item #31118 Price: US$125.00