WILDERNESS WOMEN, Canada's forgotten history (signed)

By: Johnston, Jean

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The stories of eight women "who played indispensible roles in the exploration of North America and the development of Canada. The women include Gudrid the Viking, Marguerite de Roberval, Jeanne Mance, Molly Brant, Marie-Anne Lagimodiere, Amelia Douglas, Charlotte Selina Bompas, and Martha Black. This copy inscribed and signed by Johnston, thusly: "Sylvia Keresztes/Jan 24, 1974/Your friend/Jean Johnston". Uncommon signed. Pale green cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 242 pages (including acknowledgements, general bibliography, general references), illustrated by Patricia Wilson Johnston. Mild wear to corners/spine ends, some foxing to top and bottom edges, in rubbed dust jacket w/light edgewear, mild wear to corners/spine ends, impressions.

Title: WILDERNESS WOMEN, Canada's forgotten history (signed)

Author Name: Johnston, Jean

Illustrator: Patricia Wilson Johnston

Categories: History, Auto/Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Peter Martin Associated Limited: 1973

ISBN Number: 0-88778-084-9

ISBN Number 13: 9780887780844

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 017238

Keywords: NOISBN, Gudrid, Marguerite de Roberval, Jeanne Mance, Molly Brant, Marie-Anne Lagimodiere, Amelia Douglas, Charlotte Selina Bompas, Martha Black, women, Canada, Canadian history, Viking, Vikings, Vinland, Champlain, Nor'westers, Chilkoot Pass, gold