Wilson, Clifford. Illustrated by Lloyd Scott.
Title ADVENTURERS FROM THE BAY: MEN OF THE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY. GREAT STORIES OF CANADA SERIES No. 25.
Publisher Macmillan, Toronto, (1967), reprint.
Seller ID 24234
159 pp, 8vo (8 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Black, white and red illustrations. "The story of the 'Company of Adventurers of England Trading Into Hudson's Bay' is a saga of true events that make the usual legends of Western heroes sound tam e by comparison. Facing great dangers, the men of the Company accepted the challenge of the unknown wilderness and for two hundred years were the effective rulers of Western Canada..." Small dent in top margin of approx. pages 65 to 100, ti n y b u m p at top of rear hinge. Dust jacket has been price-clipped, has a few areas of very light edge wear, on tiny closed tear and two small closed tears, light fading to spine colors. Very Good+/Very Good