THE ORIGIN AND MEANING OF PLACE NAMES IN CANADA.

By: Armstrong, G.H.

Price: $15.00 USD

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Book Condition: Very Good


312 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). "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 the titile page and on the rear free endpaper, but no other labels, etc., to indicate this was ever a library book. Light wrinkling a slight colour fading at the bottom edge of the spine, faint foxing marks to fore edge of text block. Dust jacket has light edge wear, very small tears/creases at top of spine/front hinge area - archivally taped, tiny chips at top of flap-folds, light browning along top edge, spine sedges and on the flap-folds..

Title: THE ORIGIN AND MEANING OF PLACE NAMES IN CANADA.

Author Name: Armstrong, G.H.

Categories: Canada - General,

Edition: Reprint.

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1972

Binding: Half-Leather

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: 9919

Keywords: Canada, Canadian, Towns, Cities, Place names, Rivers, lakes, Origins, Indian, Explorers, Fur traders, French, United Empire Loyalists, Reference, Townships, Native Peoples, Fur Trade, Fur Traders, Explorers, Loyalists, Canadian History.,