Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

By: Anderson, Mary J (signed)

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-----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, signed and inscribed "To J__ Mary J Anderson PHD", 336 pages, packed with colour and b&w photos including many interior views of Whitehern, ---"In this book, Mary J. Anderson delves into several mysteries: Could Thomas B McQuesten have achieved so much in politics and public benefits if his sister, Ruby, had not provided the financial means for his education in law? How could Ruby have been so easily forgotten? How could Thomas go on to produce so many triumphs for Hamilton & Ontario, and then also be nearly forgotten? Why did the six McQuesten children never marry?"---, Contents include: McQuesten Family Tree / Whitehern Historic House & Garden (selected colour photos) / The McQuesten Family: Prelude to Tragedy / Tragedy: Ruby Baker McQuesten (1879 - 1911) / Paintings & Pyrography by Ruby B. McQuesten (colour plates) / Triumph: Thomas Baker McQuesten (1882 - 1948) / Representative Accomplishments of Thomas B. McQuesten (colour photos) / Bibliography / List of Ruby's Colour Paintings & Pyrography / Indexany image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten -by Mary J Anderson, a Signed Copy ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )( Baker )

Author Name: Anderson, Mary J (signed)

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Hamilton & Ontario Local History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dundas, Ontario, Dundas, ON: Tierceron Press, 2011, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2011

ISBN Number: 0986758302

ISBN Number 13: 9780986758300

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 154903

Keywords: Tragedy and Triumph: Ruby and Thomas B McQuesten ( Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario )( Local History )