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Image for French Canada and the Early Decades of British Rule 1760-1791

French Canada and the Early Decades of British Rule 1760-1791

By: Brunet, Michel

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Historical Association: 1965

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 18844

Condition: Very Good


Only light wear to white paper covers ; A tight solid book, text unmarked; Canadian Historical Association booklet #13; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages View more info

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Families in Transition Industry and Population in Nineteenth-Century Saint-Hyacinthe

By: Gossage, Peter

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Montreal, Mcgill Queens University Press: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16994

ISBN: 0773518479

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Studies on the History of Quebec.; 9.36 X 6.46 X 1.22 inches; 299 pages; Economic and social conditions in Saint-Hyacinthe changed dramatically in the later nineteenth century with the arrival of the railway and the emergence of manufacturing industry. In "Families in Transition" Peter Gossage shows how the rise of industrial capitalism transformed the lives of the town's French-speaking, Catholic families. Gossage uses a family-reconstitution method, drawing on local parish registers and manuscript-census schedules, to focus on marriage, household organisation, and family size in this... View more info

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Done with Slavery The Black Fact in Montreal, 1760-1840

By: Mackey, Frank

Price: $36.50

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18802

ISBN: 0773535780

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; Studies on the History of Quebec; B&W Illustrations; 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.80 inches; 604 pages; "Did slavery exist in Montreal, and if so what did it look like? Mackey grapples with this question in 'Done With Slavery', a study of black Montrealers in the eighty years between the British Conquest and the union of Lower and Upper Canada." View more info

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Castle of Quebec

By: Morgan, Joan E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1949

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17278

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show light edge wear. DJ has small tears and light chipping, sun-faded on spine area. Previous owner's name on back of FFEP and title page. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 186 pages; "An imposing French chateau crowned the heights of Quebec from the time of Frontenac until 1834, when it was destroyed by fire. Since 1893 the beautiful Chateau Frontenac has stood on the site of the old Chateau St. Louis. In 'Castle of Quebec' Miss Morgan tells the story of these two famous chateaux and of the men ... View more info

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The French Canadians 1760-1945

By: Wade, Mason

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd.: 1956

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18720

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


DJ is soiled with tape repaired tears and heavy chipping. Light shelf wear to boards. Previous owner's names and inked price on front end papers. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. Two foldout maps at back of book. ; B&W Illustrations & Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1136 pages; A scholarly history of the French Canadian peoples up until the end of WWII. View more info