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The Tribune of Nova Scotia; A Chronicle of Joseph Howe by  William Lawson Grant - Hardcover - 1915 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and

The Tribune of Nova Scotia; A Chronicle of Joseph Howe

by Grant, William Lawson

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket

Toronto: Glasgow, Brook & Company, 1915 Blue leather on flexible boards. No. 26 in the Chronicles of Canada Series. Tells the story of Howe, a prominent newspaper publisher. Touches on his conflict with Tupper over Confederation. Responsible government. Top edges gilt. 163 pp. with index.. Full Leather on Flexible Board. Good Plus to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Jefferys (et al). 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


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