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[Bookplate for Andrew Jack]
[Bookplate for Andrew Jack]
Title[Bookplate for Andrew Jack]
Date Created1851
Sort Date1851
DescriptionBlack ink on yellow paper. An ornate border consists of two parts: an inner border of thick black line with rounded corners, outlined with thin black lines on each side and punctuated with evenly spaced scrolls ; an outer border of a repeated fan design with small pairs of circles between each fan. All four corners of the border have a trefoil on the inner edge and a diamond on the outer edge. Border houses the name, location, and date of the bookplate.
Extent1 bookplate : relief printing ; 7.6 x 5.9 cm
SubjectPrivate libraries
Subject - GeographicBeauharnois (Québec)
Personal NamesJack, Andrew
TypeStill Image
NotesAndrew Jack is listed as "marchand" (trader) throughout the city and district of Montreal and the province of Quebec. This identification is provided in a public notice posted in The Canada Gazette, written by J. A. Chapleau and dated December 1883. The notice that lists Jack, among other traders, is presented under the authority of the Companies Act for shares in Canada, 1877, with letters and patents issued under the Seal of the Dominion of Canada, December 3 1883. A scanned copy of the Canadian Gazette article is available in the public domain.
1) Chapleau, J. A. "Avis public, " The Canada Gazette, January 5 1884, p. 1031. Accessed November 2016.
Access IdentifierBP MUR CAN P J335
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_CAN_P_J335
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. Morley Binder. BP MUR CAN P J335
Date Available2017-02-04
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
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