The Institute of Providence. History of the Daughters of Charity Servants of the Poor Known as the Sisters of Providence. Volumes 1-4.


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Volume 1: Preliminaries and Foundation, 1800-1844; Volume 2: Heroic Years, 1845-1852; Volume 3: The Sisters of Providence in Chile, 1853-1863; Volume 4: Works of Mother Gamelin and Other Remarkable Facts. Missing volume five to complete the set. The Sisters of Providence are a Catholic charity group founded in 1843, in Montreal, that continues to operate. These four volumes offer a history of that group's founding and nearly the first 100 years of its operations.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Providence Mother House
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1927, 1930, 1932
  • Place Published: Montreal
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    4 volumes only (missing volume 5). xix, 566p; xvi, 511p; xxiii, 565p; xviii, 464p. 25 cm light green paper wrappers with black lettering on spine and front. Pages clean with many remaining uncut. Soiling to wrappers and some yellowing to spines. Solde "as-is." Subject to additional shipping costs due to weight.

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