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Author Name    Roper, Edward

Title   ICE BOUND, Or The Anticosti Crusoes

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Type   Hardbound

Size   8 Vo.,

Publisher   Toronto The Musson Book Company

Illustrator   Illustrated By Author

Seller ID   112556029

n.d. (circa 1900), red. pict cloth, cover & spine, 330, - illustrated, frontis., + five full page plates from drawings by the author, front free endpape missing, half-title toned, back cover shows some mottling else a very good copy with bright cover and spine,. The adventures.perils, and experiences of some shipwrecked people on Anticosti Island in the St. Lawrence. Contains much information on the natural and physical attributes of the island and life in the region.Edward Roper (1833-1909) was born in England and emigrated to Canada with his family as a youth. He produced a number of books based on his experiences in Canada and illustrated them with his own drawings. He was an artist of some talent and his watercolors can be found in some Canadian institutions. This is a rare title.see WATTERS p.380

CANADIANA ANTICOSTI ISLANDS ST LAWRENCE JUVENILES BOY'S BOOKS ADVENTURE NOVELS PICTORIAL BINDINGS ROPER EDWARD ARTISTS QUEBEC MUSKOKA

Price = 250.00 USD



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