Hochelaga; or, England in the New World. George WARBURTON.

Hochelaga; or, England in the New World.

London. Henry Colburn. 1846. 8vo. 20cm, Second Edition in two volumes, xv,318,24, & iv,368pp. ads., lithographed frontis view, in contemporary calf, with gilt ruled bands, marbled boards, some foxing to frontispiece, a very good to fine copy. (Cdn). Item #40546

T.P.L. 2816. Major Warburton was in Canada on military duty from July 1844 to 1846. This work is a spirited narrative of his impressions of Lower and Upper Canada... published anonymously in 1846 with his brother named as editor. It was published posthumously after the author was killed in a fire at sea while on his way to make peace between Indian tribes on the Isthmus of Darien in Panama.

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