The Treaties of Canada With The Indians of Manitoba and The North-West Territories and Kee-Wa-Tin including, The Negotiations On Which They Were Based, And Other Information Relating Thereto

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Morris. Hon. Alexander

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Morris. Hon. Alexander. The Treaties of Canada With The Indians of Manitoba and The North-West Territories and Kee-Wa-Tin including, The Negotiations On Which They Were Based, And Other Information Relating Thereto. Toronto: Belfords, Clarke & Co., 1880 (MDCCCLXXX). First edition. pp. 375 + 5 pages of advertisements. Small 8vo. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front board, black and white map on page 298. Extremities rubbed, hinge at rear endpapers starting revealing mull beneath (binding remains sound), ink inscription to front endpapers, significant ink notation to verso title page (unaffecting text). With the aforementioned exception the content remain clean and unmarked with sound binding; very good. See Peel (3rd Ed.) 940. A highly desirable copy of this important work relating to the settling of Indigenous land claims in Western Canada. Alexander Morris served as the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, The North-West Territories, And Kee-Wa-Tin. Hardcover. (#139) $150.00