History of Nova Scotia. Robert Martin Montgomery.
History of Nova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia
History of Nova Scotia

History of Nova Scotia

London: Whittaker & Co., 1837. First Edition. HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA. ROBERT MONTGOMERY MARTIN. Published by Whittaker & Co., London. 1837. 364pp. This handsome antique volume has been rebound in brown quarter-leather with marbled paper covers. There is stamped gilt lettering and ruling on the spine. The volume shows light shelf wear at the extremities. The binding is solid. The frontispiece, with a loose tissue guard, depicts Halifax. The pages show mild age toning and occasional light smudging or spotting, mostly in the margins. The work includes two well-preserved hand coloured fold-out maps. Robert Montgomery Martin (c. 1801 - 6 September 1868), commonly referred to as "Montgomery Martin", was an Anglo-Irish author and civil servant. He served as Colonial Treasurer of Hong Kong from 1844 to 1845. He was a founding member of the Statistical Society of London (1834), the Colonial Society (1837), and the East India Association 1867. Very Good. Item #257

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