Recueil De Prières [Miꞌkmaq Prayer and Devotional Booklet] | “Ancien Missionaire des sauvages Micmac à Saint-Anne de Ristigouche.”

$450.00

Guay, Charles [1845-1922]

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Guay, Charles [1845-1922]. Recueil De Prières [Miꞌkmaq Prayer and Devotional Booklet] | “Ancien Missionaire des sauvages Micmac à Saint-Anne de Ristigouche.” Québec, Canada: Québec : Typographie de J. Dussault, 1 Port Dauphin, 1890. First printing. pp. 39. Small 8vo measuring 17 cm tall. Illustrated stapled card covers depicting engraved image of Jesus on a Cross. “Text en micmac; rubriques en français” (text in micmac, section headings in French). Several small ownership and archival stamps applied to this work, indicating it was held previously by a St. Boniface, Manitoba repository. Several small chips to edges of thin printed paper covers, none affecting text. Clean, bright; overall very good. See Gagnon, #1565. At time of cataloguing Amicus lists only several Canadian repositories that hold this item in print form, and OCLC WorldCat lists no libraries with a print copy. Exceptionally scarce. Stapled Wraps. (#503) $450.00