The Estates of Old Toronto

The Estates of Old Toronto

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by Liz Lundell
     
 

A bittersweet look at a less harried age and at the great properties that were eventually swallowed up by Canada's largest modern city. As the town grew, each new generation of affluent landholders built their gracious pastoral retreats just beyond its boundaries. Some became the focal points of today's metropolitan neighborhoods. Some are remembered only in

Overview

A bittersweet look at a less harried age and at the great properties that were eventually swallowed up by Canada's largest modern city. As the town grew, each new generation of affluent landholders built their gracious pastoral retreats just beyond its boundaries. Some became the focal points of today's metropolitan neighborhoods. Some are remembered only in street names. Includes Oak Hill, Dover Court, Rusholme, Hazelburn, Shelborne Villa, Spadina, Rosedale, Runnymede, Sunnyside, Knockaloe, and over 60 more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781550462197
Publisher:
Boston Mills Press
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
9.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Meet the Author

Liz Lundell is a writer and historian. She is the author of Algonquin, Summer Camp and Old Muskoka.

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Estates of Old Toronto 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
manirul01 More than 1 year ago
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