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Author Name    Armstrong, G.H.

Title   THE ORIGIN AND MEANING OF PLACE NAMES IN CANADA.

Publisher    Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, (1972), reprint.

Seller ID   9919

312 pp, 8vo, hard cover in dust jacket. "From a lifetime of careful and painstaking research G.H. Armstrong has selected the names of hundreds of Canadian cities, towns, rivers and lakes and provided an authoritative and helpful reference guide to their origin and meaning. Arranged alphabetically, each entry tells how the name was derived, what it means, and other details which provide a fascinating glimpse into Canadian history." 'Discard' stamp on titile page and on free, labels, etc., light wrinkling at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has light edge wear, tiny tears/creases at top of spine/front hinge area, tiny chips at top of flap-folds, light browning along top edge. VG/VG-

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