BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

BC Historical Books

Fifteen years' sport and life in the hunting grounds of western America and British Columbia Baillie-Grohman, William A. (William Adolph), 1851-1921


"Illustrated by seventy-seven photographs, including the best trophies of North American big game killed by English and American sportsmen, with table of measurements and notes. With three specially prepared maps of the North-west Coast of the United States, British Columbia, and the Kootenay district" -- Title page.

"About half the book is on hunting, but in the rest, Baillie-Grohman relates his experiences as an enterprising pioneer in the Kootenay mining area, including the story of his ill-fated canal project at Columbia Lake. Second edition: London, Horace Cox, 1907." -- Lowther, B. J., & Laing, M. (1968). A bibliography of British Columbia: Laying the foundations, 1849-1899. Victoria, BC: University of Victoria, p. 159.

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