Penrose, Charles British Royalty in North America 1860
New York The Newcomen Society in North America 1951 First Printing Soft Cover Very Good
Cream wraps, 40 pp, center stapled, numerous illustrations. A little edge wear and soiling, interior clean and unmarked. A nice copy.
From July to October, 1860, the 18-year-old Prince of Wales engaged in a royal progress, visiting a number of towns and cities in Canada and the United States. This pamphlet highlights this journey -- the first visit to North America by a British Royal. It also gives the author's address to the Newcomen Society, presented at the 1947 Canadian Dinner, October, 1947.; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall