Report on the Region of the Bow and Belly Rivers, North-West Territory, Embracing the Country from the Base of the Rocky Mountains Eastward to Lon. 110 [degrees] 45', and from the 49th Parallel Northward to Latitude 51 [degrees] 20'

By: DAWSON, George M. And McCONNELL, R. G.

Price: $100.00

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Book Condition: VG+


'Geological and Natural History Survey of Canada'. One of the most important reports of Western Canadian explorations, and the first scientific description of the region around Calgary. First map to show 'Calgary' [as opposed to Fort Calgary]. Includes a copy of the very scarce map and a first ever list of Indian place names. 169pp, illustrations, folding map at back. Modern paper wraps with photocopy of titles on front. Map at back is bright and clean. Some creases at the intersecting folds have small splits.

Title: Report on the Region of the Bow and Belly Rivers, North-West Territory, Embracing the Country from the Base of the Rocky Mountains Eastward to Lon. 110 [degrees] 45', and from the 49th Parallel Northward to Latitude 51 [degrees] 20'

Author Name: DAWSON, George M. And McCONNELL, R. G.

Categories: Canadiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Montreal, Dawson Brothers, Publishers: 1884

Binding: Wrappers

Book Condition: VG+

Type: Government Publication

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 11675

Keywords: Alberta, Calgary, Geological Survey, Maps