The man for a new country: Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie

By: Williams, David R

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0888260687 333 pages including index. The first biography of the first judge of British Columbia, who, after his death, became known as "The Hanging Judge". An extremely humane, literate, generous, humorous and fair-minded man, this misnomer has prevented appreciation of his well-rounded personality and of his importance in the development of British Columbia. Significant rubbing to left side of front panel of dust jacket. Several medium-sized closed tears to top edge of dust jacket.

Title: The man for a new country: Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie

Author Name: Williams, David R

Categories: Biography, British Columbia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Sidney, British Columbia, Canada 333 pages Includi, Gray's Pub: 1977

ISBN Number: 0888260687

ISBN Number 13: 9780888260680

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 71306625

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