Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps

By: Winearls, Joan

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0802027946 xli, [1], 20 [maps], 986 pages. Name, subject and title indexes. "A guide to the manuscript and printed maps of Upper Canada and Canada West from the beginning of British settlement to Confederation. Each of the over 2,200 entries includes a physical description of the map, information about its contents, associated documents, other editions or related maps, and the location of the map. For historians, geographers, genealogists, surveyors, archaeologists, and local history buffs this book is a unique resource. Appendices group more than two thousand township surveys; close to three thousand plans of urban subdivisions, describing much of the evolution of towns; nautical charts of the Great Lakes; and boundary surveys." - half-title page. Author was Map Librarian at the University of Toronto. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding intact. Somewhat above-average external wear and soiling. A sound copy of this indispensible reference.

Title: Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps

Author Name: Winearls, Joan

Categories: Reference, Maps, Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1991

ISBN Number: 0802027946

ISBN Number 13: 9780802027948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 721H3731

Keywords: Ontario, Maps, Upper Canada, History, Bibliography, Maps Manuscript, Cartography,