Toronto. 1893. 339pp. including illustrations, plus maps. 12mo. Original green cloth, gilt. Corners bumped, cloth a bit rubbed. Contemporary ownership signature on front free endpaper. Very good. Item #WRCAM28787
A history of 17th-century Jesuit activities in civilizing the Indians of western Canada. Gives descriptions of several tribes, including the Huron, Mohawk, and Algonquin. Much on the work of missionaries including Fathers Brebeuf, Dallion, Jogues, Chaumont, and others.