A Yorkshireman's Trip To The United States And Canada by William Smith

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SMITH, William. A Yorkshireman's Trip To The United States And Canada. 8vo. pp. xvi, 317, [3]ads. complete with half-title. 2 engraved portraits (incl. frontis.) & 140 text illus. (some full-page, incl. portraits). original black & gilt-stamped cloth, t.e.g. (cloth bit soiled). London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1892.    


     First Edition. On his journey, the author had the pleasure of meeting prominent literary figures - Mark Twain, George Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and visited many museums, literary institutes and libraries. In Canada, he traveled to Chatham, Niagara, Toronto, Kingston, Thousand Islands, Montreal and Quebec. 

     Howes W-701. Sabin 84731.