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On the Shores of Scugog: Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated

by Farmer, Samuel

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Port Perry, Ontario: The Port Perry Star, 1969. VERY GOOD/No DJ. Third Edition Hardcover, revised, enlarged and illustrated. First 2 editions were in 1913 and 1934. A very nice copy for your collection. Excellent green cloth boards, square and tight binding, crisp & unmarked interiors. A gift inscription on the front paste-down and a couple of minor marks on fore-edge only. Approx. 6" x 9", 256 pages, frontis illustration, frontis portrait, illustrations in the text, b&w photographs. This fascinating local history of the Port Perry Ontario area includes the first settler in Reach Township, black salts and potash, home and social life, early tools and utensils, hotels and whiskey, steamboats on Lake Scugog, schools, the railway, the 1850 tornado, early documents, Scugog island, Seagrave, Cartwright, military matters, local personalities, newspapers.. Hard Cover.
  • Bookseller: Bruce McLeod CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 007795
  • Title: On the Shores of Scugog: Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated
  • Author: Farmer, Samuel
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Port Perry Star
  • Place: Port Perry, Ontario
  • Date published: 1969
  • Keywords: This fascinating local history of the Port Perry Ontario area includes the first settler in Reach Township, black salts and potash, home and social life, early tools and utensils, hotels and whiskey, steamboats on Lake Scugog, schools, the railway, the 18
  • Bookseller catalogs: History; Canadiana; Genealogy;
  • Subjects: EDUCATION / History;


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