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Travels & Adventures in Canada and the Indian Territories Between the Years 1760 and 1776 Parts I & II

By: Henry, Alexander

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, M. G. Hurtig: 1969

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 17598


Light edge wear to dust jacket ; A tight solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 347 pages; Originally published in 1809, this facsimile edition presents Alexander Henry's journal in a new light with an introduction by Lewis G. Thomas. Henry, a fur trader was one of the independents who challenged the monopoly of the Hudson's Bay Company in the trade. He extended his journeys from the East to the Saskatchewan Valley. View more info

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The Letters and Journals of Simon Fraser 1806-1808

By: Lamb, W. Kaye (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18656


Black cloth boards show some shelfwear, small corner bumps. Previous owner's name on FFEP. No dustjacket. ; A tight solid book. Hinges intact. Three B&W maps showing Fraser's routes ; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 292 pages; "The first complete, annotated edition of the letters and journals of 'the most neglected of the major explorers of Canada'" "Simon Fraser (20 May 1776 – 18 August 1793) was fur trader and explorer of Scottish ancestry who charted m... View more info