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Place Published: Campbell River, BC
Publisher: Ptarmigan Press
Date Published:
Edition: First Edition
Binding: Paperback
Condition: Fine
Book Id: 310499


First Edition. Oblong Quarto, original pictorial wrappers. 78 pp + Index at rear, heavily illustrated with historical black & white photographs. A fine copy in the original wrappers.


To date, the best book ever issued on the early history and settlement of Hornby Island, BC, circa 1875-1960. The book does not cover anything after the counter-culture revolution and the arrival of the Hippies in the mid-1960's, but then again, it's unlikely that any book ever will - as there are 32 different stories for anything that happened here post 1968.

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