Título: Steam and Petticoats" 1840 - 1890
Editorial: Self-Published, St. Thomas, Canada
Año de publicación: 1977
Condición del libro: Very Good
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine
Edición: First Edition.
Tipo de libro: Local History; Great Lakes
Blue cloth, silver titles; pictorial d.j. 304 pp., profusely illus. from contemp. photos, adverts., maps; bibliography, index at rear. Intended as a sequel to C.O. Ermatinger's "Story of the Talbot Settlement" the author faithfully traces the history of the area (Elgin County & southern Middlesex County) near London, Ontario, from the dawn of the Railway Age in Canada to the turn of the Century. Much on the Lake Erie resort town of Port Stanley, Ontario. Extensive overview of the role of the three railways intersecting in St. Thomas, Elgin's county seat: London-Port Stanley Electric Railway, Michigan Central & Grand Trunk Railways. Very thorough, indeed. Now out of print & becoming quite scarce. Size: Octavo. N° de ref. de la librería 000488
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