By: Lightfoot, Gordon; Illustrated By Ian Wallace
Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Groundwood Books, 2010, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2010
Edition: First Edition
Inscription: Not Signed
Seller ID: 157096
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine (see description)
-----------hardcover, about 9.5 x 12.5 inches, a near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, looks new, ink gift inscription on front blank endpaper, ---"This lavishly illustrated book brings Gordon Lightfoot’s heart-stirring song to readers young and old. Commissioned by the CBC in 1967 to mark Canada’s centennial year it eloquently describes the construction of the transcontinental railway - an iron road runnin’ from the sea to the sea - a great feat of nation building that changed Canada forever. Award-winning illustrator Ian Wallace brings the song to visual life with his sweeping ... View More...