D W Prowse - A history of Newfoundland - 1896

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D W Prowse - A history of Newfoundland - 1896
Cartography, Colonial history, Illustrated, Topography, Travels - Quantity: 1

A HISTORY OF NEWFOUNDLAND FROM THE ENGLISH, COLONIAL, AND FOREIGN RECORDS by D.W. PROWSE. This SECOND EDITION was published in 1896 by EYRE & SPOTISWOODE. Illustrated throughout with many sketch maps, and it has 5 full page plates plus a huge fold out map at the back of the book.

Bound in green linen boards. Gilt illustration of a ship to the front board. Gilt title lettering to the spine. The ends of the spine are worn, and the board corners are bumped. Pencil inscription to the inside of the front board. Newspaper cutting stuck to the title page. Illustration of Queen Victoria is stuck to the title verso. This book is in good condition, the pages are clean and bright, and tightly bound with no loose or missing pages 634pp 25cm x 17cm.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Cartography, Colonial history, Illustrated, Topography, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
D W Prowse
Book Title
A history of Newfoundland
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1896
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
634
Dimensions
25×17 cm
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