Early Canadian Printing

Early Canadian Printing: A Supplement to Marie Tremaine's 'A Bibliography of Canadian Imprints, 1751 - 1800'

Patricia Lockhart Fleming
Sandra Alston
Copyright Date: 1999
Pages: 704
https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3138/j.ctt14jxwfs
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    Early Canadian Printing
    Book Description:

    In addition to verifying as many of Tremaine's original library locations as possible, and identifying additional copies of the items, the authors of the supplement have added many new entries that have come to light in the last 45 years.

    eISBN: 978-1-4426-7417-2
    Subjects: Language & Literature, Bibliography

Table of Contents

  1. Front Matter
    (pp. i-iv)
  2. Table of Contents
    (pp. v-vi)
  3. Acknowledgments
    (pp. vii-viii)
  4. Illustrations
    (pp. ix-x)
  5. Sources
    (pp. xi-xii)
  6. Collections in Which Copies are Located or Recorded
    (pp. xiii-xvi)
  7. Introduction
    (pp. xvii-xxiv)

    Early Canadian Printingsboth an analytical bibliography of previously unrecorded eighteenth-century Canadian imprints and a source for the study of early print culture in the Maritimes, Quebec, and Ontario. In this volume the definition of imprint has been extended to encompass all the products of the press, from books and official documents to job printing such as handbills, commercial notices, licences for trade with the native peoples, shipping documents, and land grants. In order to situate surviving imprints within a historical context of economic production and social function we have transcribed for publication the accounts of more than thirty years...

  8. Early Canadian Printing
    (pp. 1-416)
  9. APPENDIX A: Brown/Neilson Shop Records
    (pp. 417-512)
  10. APPENDIX B: Audited Public Accounts
    (pp. 513-524)
  11. Name Index
    (pp. 525-548)
  12. Title Index
    (pp. 549-574)
  13. Genre, Language & Subject Index
    (pp. 576-600)
  14. Printer Index
    (pp. 601-622)
  15. Index of Copies Located
    (pp. 623-629)