Marcator (Ellice, Edward(?), John Harris)
Title The Book-Keeper and a Translation from The German of Schiller
Book Condition Near Fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher Montreal Dawson Brothers 1868
Seller ID 30661
An odd little bit of Canadiana variously attributed to Edward Ellice, a prominent merchant and landowner who was instrumental in the amalgamation of the Northwest Company and the Hudson's Bay Company and one John Harris. The Book-Keeper of the title is the Recording Angel who keeps a profit and loss ledger on every person and the translation from Shciller is The Song of the Bell with German and English on facing pages. Bound in brown gilt-titled cloth. Lightest of wear with some very minor scrapes on the rear board. Watters p.65. Lande S0228 (McGill Library).