Author:GEORGE ELKANA MORTON

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1886 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT DIARY HANDWRITTEN BY A HALIFAX NOVA SCOTIA NOTABLE AND RENOWNED BOOKSELLER, APOTHECARY AND AUTHOR

By: GEORGE ELKANA MORTON

Price: $3,385.99

Publisher: HALIFAX NOVA SCOTIA, 1886

Seller ID: 0001930

Condition: Good+


On offer is a sensational later 19th Century original manuscript diary handwritten by George Elkana Morton, noted bookseller, apothecary and wholesale druggist, publisher and author of Halifax Nova Scotia. [Curiously and enigmatically the diary has a handwritten ownership inscription of the Reverend John Forrest D.D. who was Dalhousie University president from 1885-1910. However credible research finds the book was in fact authored by George Morton as references to Morton's sister, his birth date, address, activities and other clues lead us to believe that the book was certainly written by Mor... View more info