HAWKINS'S PICTURE OF QUEBEC; with Historical Recollections.
Québec: Printed for the Proprietor by Neilson & Cowan, 1834. 12mo. pp , (x), 477, (5) pp + 14 plates. Recently and ineptly rebound in green half morocco and marbled boards, white leather spine label. Apart from some foxing to some plates and leaves adjacent, and from the unworn too-tight binding, a fi ne copy. An historical survey and guide to the city. The plates are lithographs by Sproule from drawings by A. J. Russell, W.S. Sewell, and Captain Alderson. Early in the history of the lithograph in Canada, the earliest being done in 1824. TPL 1838 . Lande 414. Gagnon I 1624. Dionne II 280. Sabin 30946. Howes H420b.