A topographical description of the province of Lower Canada

Title

A topographical description of the province of Lower Canada

Alternative Title

Full title: A topographical description of the province of Lower Canada : with remarks upon Upper Canada, and on the relative connexion of both provinces with the United States of America / by Joseph Bouchete, Esq. Surveyor-General of Lower Canada and Lieutenant-Colonel C. M.

Creator

Joseph Bouchette, 1774-1841

Publisher

London : Printed for the author and published by W. Faden, geographer to His Majesty and the Prince Regent, Charing-Cross

Date

1815

Format

xv, [1], 640, lxxxvi, [2] pages, [17] leaves of plates (part folded) : frontispiece (portrait), maps, plans, tables ; 25 cm

Description

Embellished by several views, plans of harbours, battles, & c. "Extrait des titres de concessions de terres octroyées en fiefs dans la province du Bas-Canada": p. [1]-1ii. Contains many maps , (some folded) : [1] A sketch of the Battle of La Fourche, or Chateauguay, Oct. 26th 1813. Published by W Faden Charing Cross [1815]. [2] Plan of the Town of William Henry. Published by W Faden [1815]. [3] Plan of the New Townships on the Grand or Ottawa River in which lands have been granted. [4] Plan of the Route from Halifax to the River du Loup, on the St. Lawrence with a table of distances from Halifax to Quebec. Published by W Faden Charing Cross [1815]. [5] Plan of the different channels, leading from Kingston to Lake Ontario; surveyed by Josh.Bouchette. 1796. Published by W Faden Charing Cross [1815] [6] Plan of York Harbour. Published by W Faden Charing Cross [1815] [7] Plan of Oswego Harbour. Published by W Faden Charing Cross [1815]. [8] Sketch of the Battle at Christlers Farm Williamsburg Upper Canada 11th. Novr. 1813. Published by W. Faden Charing Cross [1815].

Provenance

Copy 2 presented by Seymour Schulich [Gift2015]

Contributor

Faden, William, 1749-1836, publisher.
Davison, Thomas, -1831, printer.
Schulich, Seymour, donor. former owner.
Schulich-Woolf Collection.

Language

English

Identifier

F5408 .B75

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Citation

Joseph Bouchette, 1774-1841, “A topographical description of the province of Lower Canada,” Schulich-Woolf Rare Book Collection, accessed September 26, 2017, http://schulichwoolf.omeka.net/items/show/99.