North-west territory. Reports of progress; together with a preliminary and general report on the Assiniboine and Saskatchewan Exploring Expedition, made under instructions from the provincial secretary, Canada.

Toronto: printed by John Lovell, 1859. First edition, 4to, pp. xii, 201, [5]; text in double column, tables and illustrations in the text, 8 folding maps and plans (3 with hand-coloring, 1 split in half at the central fold, 3 others partially split), 1 wood-engraved plate, 2 plates of shells; generally a good, sound copy in later green cloth, gilt-lettered spine; a Newberry Library duplicate with a bookplate marked withdrawn recent brown morocco-backed marbled boards, black morocco label lettered in gilt on spine. Issued as Appendix no. 36, A. 1859 (Appendix to the seventeenth volume of the Journals of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Canada … session 1859), and bound with Dawson, S.J., Report on the Exploration of the Country between Lake Superior and the Red River Settlement, Toronto, 1859. See Sabin 31937, Staton & Tremaine 3912, and Wagner Camp 330:1. Item #52335

Price: $400.00

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