Acadienne de Clare. First Edition, Signed

By: TUFTS, Edith (Comeau)

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TUFTS, Edith (Comeau). Acadienne de Clare. [Saulnierville : Edith Tufts], (1977). First Edition. Pp (2),5-93,(1). Illustrated with a map and 108 b&w photos. Square 8vo, illustrated brown card covers, black lettering to spine.Maillet, Bibliographie des publications de l'Acadie des provinces maritime s: livres et brochures, 1609-1995 2164. Edith Comeau Tufts, née Comeau OC (b. 1919, Saulnierville, Digby County - d. December 20, 2010, Saulnierville,Digby County). " Mrs. Tufts, very much an Acadian, was newly graduated fro m Maritime Business College in Halifax, and had started her career during the war working at Zellers store on Barrington Street when she was called upon to translate the needs for the crews of Free French submarines put into Halifax Harbour in the first days of World War Two who were shopping for souvenirs. Her bilingualism has served her well ever since." Avant-Propos; Historiques des Acadiennes; Hommage aux Acadiennes de Clare; L'Acadienne d'hier; L'Acadienne d'aujourd'hui; Saviez-vous que Conclusion. Annexes: 1. Patéà la râpure; 2. Soupe aux choux; 3. Carte géographique de Clare. Includes biographical sketches of Acadians past (Marie-Josephte Robichaud Dugas, Madeleine LeBlanc Belliveau, Francoise Melanson, Marie-Rose Comeau Boudreau, Elisabeth Comeau, Charlotte Gaudet Comeau, Josephine Mangin Comeau, Monique Comeau Deveau, Agnes Sullivan Robichaud, Beatrice Marie Comeau, Marcelline Trahan Comeau, Amelia Comeau, Lilianne LeBlanc) and present (Coline Campbell, Diane Doucet Belliveau, Amelia Deveau, Louise Comeau, Anna Dugas, Irene Robichaud, Germaine Louise Comeau, Marguerite Lombard Saulnier, Fannie Deveau Theriault, Zoe Doucet Comeau, Marie Saulnier Geddry, Marilyn Comeau Doucet, Carmen Comeau Anderson, Jennifer Vroegop, Lorraine Melanson Thibodeau, Lucille Theriault, Esther Robichaud, Anne-Marie Muise Comeau, Violet M. Veinot Saulnier). Small crease to bottom right front corner, else very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. 20.00

Title: Acadienne de Clare. First Edition, Signed

Author Name: TUFTS, Edith (Comeau)

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Publisher: Edith Tufts, Saulnierville, NS , 1977,:

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