Volume XXI and XXII in Hudson’s Bay Record Society series. Numbered 1055 of a limited Edition which is issued only to subscribers to The Hudson’s Bay Record Society. The Hudson’s Bay Company was the most important enterprise of the fur trade era, and survives in Canada today the oldest commercial enterprise in North America. It was once the largest land owner in the world (“Rupert’s Land”) and controlled the largest portion of the fur trade through its headquarters at York Factory on Hudson’s Bay. Forward by Sir Winston Churchill. Illustrated map of Hudson Bay on the end papers. Folding map at Pg 133 and Pg 248. Colour frontispieces. The interior pages are in fine condition with most pages uncut, untrimmed. Gilding to top edge. Additional postage charges may incur due to weight.
Publisher: The Hudson’s Bay Record Society
Date Published: 1958
Publication Place: London
Condition: Very good
Binding: Hardcover. Bumping to corners. Sunning to covers.
Jacket Condition: No dust jacket