Stony: A History of Manitoba Penitentiary (Stony Mountain Institution)


Edwards, William G.


Edwards, William G. Stony: A History of Manitoba Penitentiary (Stony Mountain Institution). Stonewall, Manitoba: Interlake Publishing, 2004. First Edition, First Printing. ISBN: 9780973550900. pp. 249. 4to. Illustrated tan cloth over boards with black lettering, and likeness of the Stony Mountain Penitentiary to the centre of the front board. Replete with many black-and-white photographs, portraits, illustrations, facsimiles, et a. No detectable flaws, contents remain bright, clean, and unmarked with tight, sound binding. Near fine. Hardcover. ”Covers the early prison history of Manitoba with chapters on the gaol at Upper Fort Garry and the prison at Lower Fort Garry. Tells the history of Stony Mountain Institution, from its founding as the Manitoba Penitenary in 1877 to the present day, including personal experiences from past staff members and provides a history of the village of Stony Mountain.” (#2104) $93.24