Author:Mary Beacock Fryer

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Elizabeth Posthuma Simcoe 1762-1850: A Biography

By: Fryer, Mary Beacock

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72609513

ISBN: 1550020641

Condition: Good


1550020641 276 pages. The story of an energetic, involved woman. Her life divides into two phases. As the wife of John Graves Simcoe, Elizabeth is a sensible lady of the Age of Reason, pursuing the picturesque with sketch book and water colours. Following Simcoe's death, her long life as a widow finds meaning in fostering the well-being of her church. Average wear. Usual library markings. View more info

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Volunteers and Redcoats, Raiders and Rebels: A Military History of the Rebellions of Upper Canada (Canadian War Museum Historical Publication)

By: Mary Beacock Fryer

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Dundurn: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 816A2421

ISBN: 1550020242

Condition: Very Good


1550020242 155 pages. Index. Bibliography. "A comprehensive history of rebellions and U.S. invasions in Upper Canada in 1837 & 1838, covering the skirmishes in eastern Ontario, Toronto and southwestern Ontario. Lavishly illustrated with rare photos and maps, this is a popular narrative history that examines the lives and motives of the leaders of Upper Canada's rebellions; their U.S. allies, the British and Canadian administrators who played significant roles in the uprisings; and the Canadians who remained loyal to the Crown." - from dust jacket. Faint erasure to front free endpa... View more info