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The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham by  G. W  A.; PARMELEE - Hardcover - Fitzpatrick Edition - 1901-02 - from Attic Books and

The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham


Condition: Ex library-good

Quebec: Dussault & Proulx, 1901-02. Fitzpatrick Edition. Hardcover. Ex library-good. 6 vols.: xvii, 280; x, 317; x, 340; xiii, 334; xi, 362; 346 p. 25 cm. Vol. I: 20 plates. Vol. II: 25 plates. Vol. III: 26 plates. 3 vols. of appendices. Blue cloth with gold impressing. Some rubbing and a little soiling to cloth. Ex university library with labels on lower spines, ink stamps on half titles, envelopes on rear pastedowns. Hinges cracking internally. Page edges roughened. Many pages in appendices uncut. A few page edges torn when cutting.

Topics: events preceding the siege; the life of Wolfe; the life of Montcalm; preparations for the siege; Wolfe's plan; the battle; the capitulation of Quebec; etc. Appendices include various correspondences, journal extracts, despatches, etc. in English and French.

  • Seller: Attic Books CA (CA)
  • Seller Inventory #: 122468
  • Title: The Siege of Quebec and the Battle of the Plains of Abraham
  • Author: DOUGHTY, A.; PARMELEE, G. W
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Ex library-good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Fitzpatrick Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dussault & Proulx
  • Place: Quebec
  • Date published: 1901-02
  • Keywords: Battle of the Plains of Abraham, Batte of Quebec, Seven Years War, General Wolfe, General Montcalm,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Military;


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