Author:McDowell, Franklin Davey


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Image for La route de Champlain.

La route de Champlain.

By: McDowell, Franklin Davey.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Quebec., Louis-Alexandre Belisle: 1942

Seller ID: 9759

Condition: Good

8vo - 20.5 x 14 cm.; xix - 492 pp. Originally written in English as "The Champlain Road", this is the French translation. Canadian history full of blackrobes (Jesuits) and Indians (Hurons, and where there are Hurons, the Iroquois must be close by). Moderate wear and soiling on the paper covers, former owner's name stamped on cover and a few places in the text (fortunately, the stamp has small lettering). Many text pages are still unopened. View more info

Image for The Champlain Road. (Huronian Edition).

The Champlain Road. (Huronian Edition).

By: McDowell, Franklin Davey.

Price: $13.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Macmillan.: 1949

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29054

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xv - 338 pp. Tan cloth over boards with black lettering on the spine. First published in 1939 and the winner of the Governor General's award that year, it was reprinted 3 times with this :Huronmian Edition" of 1949 being the fifth reprint. A French translation was published in 1942 as "La route de Champlain". Signed and dated (Christmastide, 1954) with a lengthy inscription to the previous owner (?) by the author on the half-title page. Mild wear to the spine tips and a slight browning of the text block edges, otherwise clean with a sound binding. A clear and r... View more info