Canada : the foundations of its future /

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Author / Creator:Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944, author.
Edition:A private and limited edition.
Imprint:[Montreal, Québec] : [The House of Seagram], MCMXLI [1941]
Montreal, Canada : Privately printed [by Gazette Printing Company Limited]
Description:xxx, 257, 8 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour) ; 27 cm
Canada -- History.
Canada -- Histoire.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Royle, Stanley, 1888-1961, illustrator.
Jefferys, Charles W. (Charles William), 1869-1951, illustrator.
Phillips, Walter J., 1884-1963, illustrator.
Sherriff Scott, Adam, 1887-1980, artist.
Varley, Frederick Horsman, illustrator.
Perrigard, Hal Ross, 1891-1960, illustrator.
Crockart, James, 1885-1974, illustrator.
Schintz, T. M., illustrator.
Neumann, Ernst, 1907-1956, illustrator.
House of Seagram, publisher.
Gazette Printing Company (Montreal, Québec), printer.
Notes:Canadian artists commissioned to furnish original illustrations include: Stanley Royle, Chas. W. Jefferys, W.J. Phillips, A. Sherriff Scott, F.H. Varley, H.R. Perrigard, James Crockart, T.M. Schintz, Ernst Neumann.
"The body matter, including head and tail pieces, is letterpress printed in two colours, the secondary colour being also used for the marginal notes. Black-and-white illustrations are reproduced in single-colour lithography, the same process in six colours being used for the full colour plates. The crest of the Dominion of Canada on the cover is in quadricolour letterpress. ... The type throughout the book is of the Caslon Oldstyle Family, the body matter being set in 12-point size with wide margins in the classic manner. The paper is a cream finish Paragon Book paper of Canadian manufacture which was made especially for the book. The printing and production ... [is] by the Gazette Printing Company Limited"--Page 8 (3rd sequence).
Illustrated lining-papers.
Includes index.
Spadoni, C. Bib. of Stephen Leacock, A92a.
Other form:Online version: Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944. Canada; the foundations of its future. Montreal, Privately printed [by the Gazette Printing Company Limited] 1941

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