The Settler and Sportsman in Anticosti.
London: Morris & Co., 8 Philpot Lane, 1885.
First Edition. With folding map. 39, pp. 1 vols. 8vo. Printed pictorial wrappers. Chipped. Crimson cloth slipcase and chemise Not in Bruns. Item #314197
The rarest of the Anticosti books. Only copy we have seen.
"...gives a concise and interesting account of the physical features, public works, natural resources, industries, minerals, and general condition of this island, which lies in the mouth of the great Canadian River, the St. Lawrence. The island was last year purchased by Mr. F. W. Stockwell, an enterprising resident of Quebec and well known in this country. The fine field offered to the sportsman is also described..." (The Railway News, May 30, 1885).
Price: $1,500.00 Free International Delivery