Vintage (1964) paperback book | index entitled Toronto and Early Canada: A Catalogue to the Toronto and Early Canada Picture Collection available within the Toronto Public Library Volume 3: Landmarks of Canada. Published in Toronto, Canada by Baxter Publishing Company.
THIS RARE PAPERBACK CATALOGUE IS COMPLETE AT 63 PAGES AND INCLUDES MANY BLACK-AND-WHITE PHOTOS AND ILLUSTRATIONS OF EARLY CANADIAN LANDMARK AND HERITAGE SITES.
Overview of title: Essentially, this is an index or guide to the imagery available (as of 1964) within the Toronto Public Library System for photos and illustrations of early Canadian landmark sites with an introduction written by John Parkhill, Head of Toronto's Central Library Division in the early to mid 1960s. This paperback has a total of 31 black-and-white archival photos and illustrations as well as reference numbers and data to locate originals within the Toronto Library System (as they were catalogued in 1964, the year of publication for the index).
In EXCELLENT! condition with an intact, stapled spine. NO! ripped, torn, or missing pages, NO! dog-eared corners, NO! margin notations. The stapled bind is intact with NO! pages separating. Internal pages show MINIMAL! foxing. Covers show spots of discoloration. Photos of early Toronto inside the book are bright and vivid with NO! fading and all text is clear and legible.
Great and rare gift for the Canadian history buff!
Approximate measurements: 11" x 8-1/2" | paperback | stapled spine | 63 pages complete
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