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1723 Copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ Possibly Morant’s (?) and Japanese Stamp Collection

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Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 books; one 18th century, one 20th century stamp book. Includes 1723 copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ by Humphrey Prideaux; missing front/back covers, replaced with plain brown paper covers. Handwritten title ‘Mahomet’ written on front cover and side binding in different handwritings; …
Date Range
1723
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1920]
[ca. 1920 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1960]
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 91 and 95
Description Level
5 / File
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Part Of
Nicholas Morant fonds
Description Level
5 / File
Fonds Number
M300 / V500 / S20
Sous-Fonds
M300
Sub-Series
M300 / III / D / 5 : Personal Interest and Gifts
Accession Number
Unknown
Reference Code
M300 / III / D / 5 / 91 and 95
GMD
Textual record
Private record
Published record
Responsibility
Nicholas Morant (?), Nicholas Morant
Date Range
1723
[ca. 1900 - ca. 1920]
[ca. 1920 - ca. 1940]
[ca. 1940 - ca. 1960]
Physical Description
2 books (1 published, 1 stamp book)
History / Biographical
Humphrey Prideaux (1648-1724) was born in Cornwall and eventually became a Doctor of Divinity. Prideaux was an author of multiple textual works pertaining to faith and particularly Christianity. He was the Dean of Norwich from 1702 until his death in 1724.
Scope & Content
File consists of 2 books; one 18th century, one 20th century stamp book. Includes 1723 copy of ‘A Life of Mahomet’ by Humphrey Prideaux; missing front/back covers, replaced with plain brown paper covers. Handwritten title ‘Mahomet’ written on front cover and side binding in different handwritings; front believed to be by Nicholas Morant (?), side unknown. Also includes book of Japanese stamps collected by Nicholas Morant; many not dated, various designs and sizes, annotated on covers with Nicholas Morant's personal ink stamp.
Storage Range
In file box M300 / III / D / 5 / 75 to M300 / III / D / 5 / 91
Subject Access
Religion
Biography
Stamps
Postage
Geographic Access
England
Japan
Canada
Access Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be accessed or distributed without the explicit permission of their identified owner(s).
Reproduction Restrictions
Items in this file are not to be reproduced without the explicit permission of their identified owner(s).
Language
English
Conservation
'Mahomet' book must be stored with protective barrier to prevent further damage (i.e. acid-free paper).
Creator
Humphrey Prideaux, Nicholas Morant
Biographical Source Notes
https://www.ccel.org/ccel/prideaux
Title Source
Title based on contents of file
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The life and work of an english landscape architect : an autobiography

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14675
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1914
Author
Mawson, Thomas H
Call Number
13.112 M45l Pam
Author
Mawson, Thomas H
Responsibility
by Thomas H. Mawson
Published Date
1914
Physical Description
30 pages
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Art
Banff
Biography
Hot spings
Van Horne, William
Whyte, Jon
Notes
Exerpts from the Annual reports of the Department of the interior for the fiscal year ending March 31,1914 ; Taking from new responsibilities ; The Mawson Report in historical perspective by Max Foran ; Thomas H. Mawson's plans for beautifying Banff ; Where man & mountain meet by Jon Whyte
Report compiled in an email by John Whelan
Call Number
13.112 M45l Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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The makers of Canada : index and dictionary of Canadian history

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue12356
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1911
Publisher
Toronto : Morang & Co
Call Number
R 08.1 B89
Responsibility
edited by Lawrence J. Burpee, Librarian of the Carnegie Library Ottawa and Arthur G. Doughty, Dominion Archivist Ottawa
Publisher
Toronto : Morang & Co
Published Date
1911
Physical Description
446 p
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Geography
Notes
Includes fold-out chart "Illustrated chart of Canadian history"
Accession Number
580
Call Number
R 08.1 B89
Collection
Archives Library
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Political reminiscences of the Right Honourable Sir Charles Tupper

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue14691
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1914
Author
Tupper, Sir Charles
Publisher
London : Constable & Company Ltd
Call Number
08.1 T83p Pam
Author
Tupper, Sir Charles
Responsibility
transcribed and edited by the late W.A. Harkin
Publisher
London : Constable & Company Ltd
Published Date
1914
Physical Description
xv pages : illustrations, portraits
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Politics
Notes
Contains only a photocopy of the preface and an in memoriam about William A. Harkin of the entire book
Call Number
08.1 T83p Pam
Collection
Archives Library
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Sons of Canada : short stories of characteristic Canadians

https://archives.whyte.org/en/permalink/catalogue5156
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Published Date
1916
Author
Bridle, Augustus
Publisher
Toronto : Dent
Call Number
08.1 B76
Author
Bridle, Augustus
Responsibility
drawings by F.S. Challoner
Publisher
Toronto : Dent
Published Date
1916
Physical Description
viii, 280p. : ports
Medium
Library - Book (including soft-cover and pamphlets)
Subjects
Biography
Mackenzie, William
Smith, Donald
Steele, Samuel
Van Horne, William
Accession Number
400
Call Number
08.1 B76
Collection
Archives Library
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