Auction Date: 16/10/2018 at 10:30 am
Canada - Ocean To Ocean - Sandford Fleming’s Expedition Through Canada In 1872 - The expedition of the Engineer-in-Chief of the Canadian Pacific and Intercontinental Railway - By George M. Grant Secretary to the Expedition. 1873. First Edition printed in Montreal. A 371 page book with 60 illustrations. Detailing their travels across western Canada to observe the surveying done for the intended transcontinental railway. Also detailing life of the settlers & Indians, missions, Hudson’s Bay Companies forts. In original cloth board cover, size 6” ´ 8”.