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daughter of New France being a story of the life and times of Magdelaine de Verchères, 1665-1692. by Doughty, Arthur G. Sir

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Published by Mortimer press in Ottawa .
Written in English



  • Canada


  • Verchères, Madeleine de, 1678-1747.,
  • Iroquois Indians.,
  • Canada -- History -- To 1763 (New France)

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Arthur G. Doughty. With a frontispiece by Her Royal Highness Princess Patricia, and other illustrations in colour by Mr. Gerald S. Hayward, Mr. William Brymer, Mr. C.W. Jefferys and Mr. G. A. Reid.
LC ClassificationsF1030 .V48
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 166 p.
Number of Pages166
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL177481M
LC Control Numbera 16001551

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