The Great Intendant; A Chronicle of Jean Talon in Canada 1665-1672

By: Chapais, Thomas

Price: $20.00 USD

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Book Condition: Good to Very Good


Blue leather on flexible board. Chronicles of Canada No. 6. No writing. A more luxurious binding than the red cloth ones (listed separately). After 10 years as intendant for the Province of Hainault, Talon was elected to serve in that capacity for the struggling Province of New France, beginning in 1665. He looked after workers and soldiers in connection with five or more new forts, rode herd on the West India Company, and planned a new settlement in the vicinity of Quebec. 139 pp. with index.

Title: The Great Intendant; A Chronicle of Jean Talon in Canada 1665-1672

Author Name: Chapais, Thomas

Illustrator: Various Artists

Categories: History,

Publisher: Toronto, Glasgow, Brook & Company: 1914

Binding: Full Leather

Book Condition: Good to Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 010141

Keywords: NOISBN History. Politics. New France.