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Prophet of The Wilderness: Abraham Gesner by  Allison Mitcham - Paperback - 1995 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B1764)

Prophet of The Wilderness: Abraham Gesner

Prophet of The Wilderness: Abraham Gesner by  Allison Mitcham - Paperback - 1995 - from Gilt Edge Books (SKU: B1764)

Prophet of The Wilderness: Abraham Gesner

by Mitcham, Allison

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  • Paperback
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ISBN 10
0889995818
ISBN 13
9780889995819
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Hantsport, Nova Scotia: Lancelot Press, 1995. Abraham Gesner - Geologist, Explorer, Inventor, Author and founder of the first Natural History Museum in Canada. This biography depicts a man far ahead of his time, as interested in social problems, such as lighting cities at night and establishing decent immigrant settlements, as he was in advancing science and industry. Nine very interesting chapters concerning this remarkable individual, epilogue, notes and selected bibliography. Pen and ink drawings by Peter Mitcham. They add much to the text. Photographs are present as well. Crease to front cover. Name to prelim. A clean, bright copy.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

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book dealer
Gilt Edge Books CA (CA)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
B1764
Title
Prophet of The Wilderness: Abraham Gesner
Author
Mitcham, Allison
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
second hand - Near Fine
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0889995818
ISBN 13
9780889995819
Publisher
Lancelot Press
Place of Publication
Hantsport, Nova Scotia
Date Published
1995
Keywords
Parsboro + Cornwallis + Nova Scotia History + Prince Edward Island + Halifax + Abraham Gesner Explorer + Natural History Museum + Abraham Gesner Biography + Earl of Dundonald + Peter Mitcham Illustrator
Bookseller catalogs
Maritime Provinces;

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