Edmonton: Alberta's Capital City
Publisher: Esdale Press Ltd. and McDermid Engraving Co. Ltd., 1914
This RARE first edition of Edmonton: Alberta's Capital City, is illustrated with pre-1915 photographs of the City's wholesale and retail districts; parks, street, residential, water scenes and more. This includes some of the Edmonton's first hotels, banks, school, executive buildings, riverboats, area farming and homes of prominent people.
Oblong Quarto in original string tied wrappers with 15 pages text, remainder being illustrations from photos. The cover and back are slightly stained but do not penatrate through; some wear along the edges. For the age, this product is in mint condition. If you are a fan of Edmonton history, this is a buy.