Montreal, Canada: Dawson Brothers, 1885. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Item #27056
Color map, sectioned on linen; with insets showing the continuation of the map to the Pacific, showing British Columbia & Manitoba; Manitoba & connecting territory; Environs of Montreal and an inset of Newfoundland. Front endpaper and a (blank) back panel of the map with the owner name-stamp of collector George R. Brush M.D., U.S. Navy; in service as a surgeon & medical inspector, from 1861-1894. Bound in the original hardcover blue textured cloth boards, gilt cover titles, patterned-paper endpapers; covers are approx. 4" x 6" size. Map opens to approx. 23 1/2" x 33 3/4" overall; some edge, tips wear and dustiness to the covers' binding, inner endpaper scraped from linen backing at one corner; map in very good condition.