THE QUEEN'S HIGHWAY from ocean to ocean
Edition: First US issue
London & Chicago: Sampson, Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington / A.C. McClurg, 1887. With the McClurg spine imprint. Octavo, red pictorial cloth stamped in black and silver, gilt lettered, black endpapers. pp (xii), (432) + frontispiece with tissue guard and 19 collotype plates + 2 colour folding maps at rear. Book a little leaned; front free endpaper protrudes at fore edge a little, crack to gutter after the front free endpaper; very light spine darkening, yellowing to page edges, soft bumps to outer corners and to foot of spine, else a near fine, bright & tight copy, no owner names. An account of crossing Canada by the newly completed Canadian Pacific Railway. Note: 1.5 kg parcel, extra shipping will be required.
Condition: Binding: Hardcover