A Country Lover.

By: Guiton, Helen.

Price: $11.20

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8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; (8) - 255 pp. Brick red cloth with gilt lettering on spine. A novel set in rural Quebec of the 'habitant' days following the life a Jean-Paul who challenges his place in life as a rugged farmer to a rather tragic climax. Beautifully illustrated with many b/w block prints, some full page whilst others are partial page vignettes. The book shows mild shelf wear on the board edges and darkened text block edges with a previous owner's name on the half title page. The DJ (unclipped and with no price) is faded with moderate edge wear (small nicks, creases and chips).

Title: A Country Lover.

Author Name: Guiton, Helen.

Illustrator: Illustrated by Jean Simard

Categories: Canadian Literature,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 12352

Keywords: Canadiana; Culture; Canlit; Can Lit Literature Quebec Quebecois Fiction Jean Simard Farming Habitant