CENSUS OF THE CANADAS
1855. Item #64920
(CANADA). CENSUS OF THE CANADAS. 1851-2. Agricultural Produce, Mills, Manufactories, Houses, Schools, Public Buildings, Places of Worship, &c. Vol. II [only]. Quebec: Printed by Lovell and Lamoureux, at their steam-printing establishment, Mountain Street. 1855. Volume two only. First edition of the second volume of the first national Canadian census. 8vo.: iv,474 pp., +  errata. Original green cloth, title and maple leaf printed to spine within a single-rule. Ex library; without any external marks, and having only a bookplate and two discreet embossed stamps within. Text leaves are clean; although a few leaves near the end have shallow creasing at the fore-edge. Cloth is sunned, particularly at spine, showing moderate soiling and staining overall, with wear at corners and to a couple of spots on spine. The upper joint is starting and there is a horizontal closed tear at spine. A good working copy.