Henri-Raymond Casgrain (1831-1904) was a Canadian Roman-Catholic theologian, historian, an author of numerous works, most of which are collected here in this 4-volume edition of his works published several years before his death. This collection includes his biographies: Antoine-Sbastien Falardeau (1862), Auguste-Eugne Aubry (1865), Franois-Xavier Garneau (1866), Georges-Barthlemi Faribault (1867), La Famille de Sales Laterriere, Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gasp (1871), Francis Parkman (1872), Octave Crmazie, and Antoine Grin-Lajoie, d'apres ses Memoires; his histories: Histoire de la mre Marie de lIncarnation (1864), Histoire de lHtel-Dieu de Qubec (1878); the collection: Lgendes canadiennes (1861).
Details: 4 volumes. 580, 542, 599, 592p respectively. 22 cm. Half-leather binding in morocco with marbled boards. French text. Ex-library with cataloging labels on spines, stamps, bookplates and envelopes on end papers, and stamps on edges and title pages. Other than some markings on end papers, the pages are clean and text unmarked. Wear and splitting to leather spines and board corners. Binding in good condition, pages in very good condition. A nice reading copy.