Towards the last spike : a verse-panorama of the struggle to build the first Canadian transcontinental from the time of the proposed terms of union with British Columbia (1870) to the hammering of the last spike in the Eagle Pass (1885) /
by E. J. Pratt.
Toronto : Macmillan, 1952.
53 p.
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Toronto : Macmillan, 1952.
Laakso, A19.
general note
Pale yellow cloth boards printed in black. Cream dust jacket printed in pale yellow, red-brown and black.
local note
Victoria University Library Frye Collection has Northrop Frye's copy with his annotations.
Victoria University Library copies 1 & 2 are signed by the author; copies 6 & 8 are the author's autograph presentation copies; copy 9 in presentation leather binding (cf. Laakso) from the estate of Claire Pratt; copies 1, 5, 6 & 7 have dust jacket.
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Gift to Victoria University LIbrary (copy 7). Love, C. C.
Gift to Victoria University Library (copy 6). Kerr, Elizabeth A. and John M.
Gift to Victoria University Library (copy 8). Coburn, Kathleen.
Gift to Victoria University Library (copy 9). Pratt, Claire.

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