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THE INTRODUCTION OF PRINTING INTO CANADA.  A BRIEF HISTORY., Fauteux, Aegidius.

Author Name    Fauteux, Aegidius.

Title   THE INTRODUCTION OF PRINTING INTO CANADA. A BRIEF HISTORY.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good+

Publisher   Montreal Rolland Paper Company 1930

Seller ID   29514

178 pp, 9 3/8" H. Dark brown simulated leather with five raised bands and gilt lettering/crest on spine, bevelled boards, top edge dark brown. Marbled endpapers, b&w illustrations, title page decorated in red and black with crests of Canada, provinces and territory at that date. Initial capitals of each section are red and enclosed in a block decorated in black with maple branches/leaves. Contents: Preface; The First Printers on the Continent of North America; The Introduction of the Press into the Martime Provinces; The Introduction of the Press into the Province of Quebec; The Pioneer Stage in The District of Montreal; The Early Progress of Printing in the Province of Ontario; The Introduction of the Press into the Western Provinces. Some very minor fading to color on top of text block, minor edge wear, previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown..

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