Canadian Arch Ology; An Essay

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byWilliam Kingford

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Ce livre historique peut contenir de nombreuses coquilles et du texte manquant. Les acheteurs peuvent généralement télécharger une copie gratuite scannée du livre original (sans les coquilles) auprès de l'éditeur. Non référencé. Non illustré. 1886 edition. Extrait: ...in the matter of ordinary binding, for even to-day very fine' binding can be produced at a very high price. The binder is an artist in many respects. Certainly in keeping a series of books of the same size and not cutting them down unequally. We have fortunately in Ottawa a very worthy representative of the art in its best days, Mr. Ruthven,. of Messrs. Hope & Co. 's establishment, who observes all the minutite with the greatest care and attention, while his work is unexceptionable. It is believed that the earliest ancient binding known is that of a copy of "Sancti Hieronyni Epistolae;" the words stamped at the extremity of the binding towards the edge of the squares are Illigatus est Anno Domini, 1469. Per me Johannem. Richenbach Capellanum, In Gyslingen. What is now to be found in the text even of an elementary work was in the early days of Mr. Viger's labours, without the pale of general attainment. It may perhaps be said that he left few contributions to literature worthy the name. No few of Mr. Viger's labours in this direction were made in connection with Mr. Bibaud. His pseudonym S. R. is frequently met in the Bibliotheque Canadienne, and all he has written is marked by sense and vigour. He made no pretensions to produce long historical reviews. Nevertheless there remains among his MSS. the mark of long continuous historical labour, especially that portion which dealt with the status, personal character and private history of the Roman Catholic clergy. He was also one of the first Editors of the Quebec Ganadien. Many of the papers preserved by him have been published since his death, and much which is given to the world was owing to the fact that the documents had been preserved...

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Ce livre historique peut contenir de nombreuses coquilles et du texte manquant. Les acheteurs peuvent généralement télécharger une copie gratuite scannée du livre original (sans les coquilles) auprès de l'éditeur. Non référencé. Non illustré. 1886 edition. Extrait: ...in the matter of ordinary binding, for even to-day very fine' bindin...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:October 14, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217916600

ISBN - 13:9780217916608

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