1667-05 Land grant by Couillard

1667-05 Land grant by Couillard

            THE ANCESTOR OF THE PREMIER OF QUEBEC COUILLARD DE LESPINAY, Louis, fisherman, hunter, and seigneur; 1629-1678.   D.s., Quebec,…

1676 Louis Pinard receipt

1676 Louis Pinard receipt

          ANOTHER SURGEON PINARD, LOUIS, see below for biography.  A.D.s., partly torn with a few words or letters missing, approx.…

1756 French British Declaration of war

1756 French British Declaration of war

   FRANCE. Sovereign (Louis XV, 1710-1774).   [Decorative head-piece] Ordonnance du Roi, Portant déclaration de guerre contre le Roi d’Angleterre. Du…

1761 Das Brittische Reich in America

1761 Das Brittische Reich in America

Das BRITTISCHE REICH IN AMERICA sammt dem Eroberten Canada mit denen wichtigen Inseln Gadaloupe, Martinique und andern See-Plätzen, oder: kurzgefasste…

1776 Fleury Mesplet imprint

1776 Fleury Mesplet imprint

       Second edition of the first book printed in Montreal. The only known copy of that edition with…

1779 Fortress of Louisbourg Plan

1779 Fortress of Louisbourg Plan

Published after its demolition. SARTINE, Antoine Raymond Jean Gualbert Gabriel de, comte d’Alby, 1729-1801, Lieutenant General of Police of Paris…

1837 Jobin’s Montreal map

1837 Jobin’s Montreal map

Published by the Great Britain Governmen GREAT BRITAIN. PARLIAMENT. HOUSE OF COMMONS. Commissioners appointed to inquire into the grievances complained…