ACCOMODATIONS: The Old Hotels of Newmarket and the Prohibition Movement 1819-1911

By: Playter, Wes

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Playter provides brief histories of numerous hotels/drinking establishments in Newmarket, Ontario, with information on the advent of Prohibition, which saw them all closed by 1911. Forewords by Dan MacPherson and L. Keith Taylor (misspelled in both instances as "foreward"). Black cloth, 20 pages, illustrated. Light scuffed cloth in similar dust jacket. A nice copy of an uncommon item.

Title: ACCOMODATIONS: The Old Hotels of Newmarket and the Prohibition Movement 1819-1911

Author Name: Playter, Wes

Illustrator: Anthony Ventura (cover illustration)

Categories: History, Art & Architecture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Newmarket, Privately published: 2014

ISBN Number: 0969970560

ISBN Number 13: 9780969970569

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: Oblong Octavo -- from 7.75

Seller ID: 018426

Keywords: NOISBN, Newmarket Ontario, prohibition, hotels, architecture, taverns, bars, pubs