A Canadian Christmas Carol, Jesous Ahatonhia. (A Huron Indian Carol - circa 1641). (With record).

By: Father Jean De Brebeuf. (text by Robert E. Oliver).

Price: $20.25

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8vo - 23.5 x 18.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 20 pp. Brick red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the front board. Three full colour illustrations with seven smaller vignette types by Turner which are reproductions from drawings made in 1927 for the original Rous & Mann edition. The carol, with the melody line, is printed in the centrefold and the English interpretation is by J. E. Middleton while the French lyrics are on the following page. Present also is the 7" vinyl record (33-1/3) with A side being the Middleton version of the carol featuring the St, Michael's Choir School with John Arab the soloist and the B side is the French version featuring Stephen Sommerville as the soloist. Reprinted by Abitibi Paper Company in celebration of Canada's Centenary of Confederation. The book shows a whisper of shelf wear with a previous owner's name on the first page. The record jacket has a small split of 2 cm on one of the closed edges while the record is near fine having only a wee bit of surface noise on playing.

Title: A Canadian Christmas Carol, Jesous Ahatonhia. (A Huron Indian Carol - circa 1641). (With record).

Author Name: Father Jean De Brebeuf. (text by Robert E. Oliver).

Illustrator: Illustrated by Stanley F. Turner

Categories: Catholic, Catholic - Church Music, Native Peoples,

Edition: First Edition Thus

Publisher: (Toronto, Ontario)., Abitibi Paper Co.: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 22961

Keywords: Huron Carol; Aboriginal; Jesuit; Hurons; Indian; Christmas; Catholic; St. Jean de Brebeuf New France Upper Canada Recollets Huronia Midland Ontario