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Canada at the Universal Exhibition of 1855 /
[Canadian Executive Committee for the Paris Exhibition].
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Toronto : Printed by John Lovell, 1856.
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463 pages, 5 unnumbered leaves of plates (1 folded) : illustrations, folded map, plans.
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Toronto : Printed by John Lovell, 1856.
contents note
Report of proceedings of the Executive Committee / communication of the report to His Excellency the Governor General, by J. C. Taché, Secretary to the Executive Committee -- Sketch of Canada, its industrial condition and resources / by J. C. Taché, Member of the Parliament of Canada, and Commissioner for Canada to the Universal Exhibition, A.D. 1855 ; translated from the French -- Descriptive catalogue of the productions of Canada exhibited in Paris in 1855 / by J. C. Taché, Esq., Commissioner form Canada to the Universal Exhibition ; translated from the French -- Observations on the exhibition / by J. C. Taché, Esq. -- A sketch of the geology of Canada : serving to explain the geological map and the collection of economic minerals sent to the Universal Exhibition at Paris, 1855 / by W. E. Logan, F.R.S., Member of the Geological Societies of France and England, Director of the Geological Commission of Canada, &c., &c., &c. and T. Sterry Hunt, A.M., Member of the Geological Society of France, of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Chemist and Mineralogist to the Geological Commission of Canada, Member of the International Jury of the Universal Exhibition at Paris, &c., &c., &c. ; translated from the French.
general note
"Printed by order of the Legislative Assembly."
Certain sections have special title-pages.
Tache's Sketch of Canada and Descriptive catalogue and Logan and Hunt's Geology of Canada are translations of publications which appeared in Paris, 1855 ; Taché's Observations on the exhibition is a reprint of correspondence published in French papers of Lower Canada.
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1900637

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