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2 edition of Mrs. Simcoe"s diary found in the catalog.

Mrs. Simcoe"s diary

Elizabeth Simcoe

Mrs. Simcoe"s diary

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Published by Macmillan of Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Simcoe, Elizabeth, -- 1766-1850.,
  • Governors" spouses -- Ontario -- Biography.,
  • Women -- Ontario -- 18th century -- Biography.,
  • Ontario -- Social life and customs -- 18th century,
  • Ontario -- Politics and government -- 18th century -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Mary Quayle Innis ; with illustrations from the original manuscript.
    ContributionsInnis, Mary Quayle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1058 .S568 1966
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17905953M


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