Richmond Hill, Ontario: Firefly Books, 2005. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. 10" x 10" Fine / Fine. Item #007002
Glossy pictorial paper boards, in matching dust jacket. 304 pp. Fully illustrated in B&W. Very minor bumping to extremities and one small scuff to spine of dust jacket, else fine. The century 1850-1950 was a time of enormous change everywhere in the world. But, as this fascinating collection of photographs shows, life in Quebec retained a degree of stability and uniqueness, based firmly on the bonds of language, culture and religion which provided a strong sense of identity to the self-reliant descendants of Canada's earliest settlers.