Item #40761 Le Journal Des Jesuits publie d'apres le manuscript original conserve aux archives du Seminaire de Quebec, par MM. les abbes Laverdiere et Casgrain. JESUITS. Canada.

Le Journal Des Jesuits publie d'apres le manuscript original conserve aux archives du Seminaire de Quebec, par MM. les abbes Laverdiere et Casgrain.

Quebec. Chez Leger Brousseau, Imprimeur-Editeur. 1871. 4to. 29cm, x,[1], [24],errata & calandar,403p., half title guarded in, original full tan linen, red leather label, gilt titles, patterned endpapers, title printed in red and black, (the red is fading), the paper is somewhat fragile toned, a very good copy, rare. (Cgc). Item #40761

T.P.L. 60. Gagnon I-1788. Dionne 1131. Lande S-1136. Amtmann J-207. The rare first edition of which only about 65 copies were saved from a fire which destroyed the remainder at the printer's office. Here printed for the first time from an original manuscript now at Laval University, the first section, covering the years 1645-1668, of a private daily journal kept by the Jesuit superior at Quebec: with its spontaneous expression and considerable detail, an indispensable companion to the official Relations.

Price: $750.00

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