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7 edition of Canadians of old found in the catalog.

Canadians of old

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Canada -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPhilippe Aubert de Gaspé ; translated by Charles G. D. Roberts ; introduction by Clara Thomas.
      SeriesNew Canadian library ; no. 106
      ContributionsRoberts, Charles George Douglas, Sir, 1860-1943, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.G2138 Can9, PQ3919.G3 Can9
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 364 p. ;
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5239041M
      ISBN 100771092067
      LC Control Number75310105

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