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Whitby, Ontario, Canada; the town of opportunity: residential, industrial
Whitby, ON: 1955. Octavo, pp 68. Photos, local ads. Rebound in plain half black morocco and marbled boards, original card covers laid in. Fine copy. Also laid in is a folding brochure for the centennial celebration. At top of original front cover: "Centennial 1855-1955. The County Town, Ontario County". Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.Book ID: 45828More details Price: USD $25.00 USD $22.50
WILLIAM BERCZY: co-founder of Toronto
Edition: First edition
Toronto: Borough of York, 1967. Green cloth, octavo. pp 168 + plates. Index. Fine in jacket. Albrecht Moll, alias William Berczy, created the first roads and buildings in Toronto, built Yonge Street, founded Markham Township, designed the Don River Bridge, and was an able portrait painter to boot.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45580More details Price: USD $18.95 USD $17.06
YESTERDAY'S TORONTO 1870-1910
Toronto: Coles, 1978. Brown boards, photographic endpapers. pp x, 149. Many photos. Fine in worn jacket (creased, taped).
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 45043More details Price: USD $9.95 USD $8.96
Young Mr. Smith in Upper Canada
University of Toronto Press, 1980. Blue-green cloth, black endpapers. , (216) pp, numerous photos in text at front, indexed. "Not all British immigrants in mid-nineteenth century Upper Canada were 'roughing it in the bush'. This lively account of twenty years in the life of a dashing young man about town provides a firsthand description of society in early Victorian Toronto. Young Mr Smith's diaries and letters, from 1839 to 1858, have been edited by his granddaughter and deftly interwoven with her own background comments." - jacket. Fine in VG jacket.
Condition: Book: Fine, Dust Jacket: Very Good, Binding: Hardcover.Book ID: 24483More details Price: USD $17.00 USD $15.30