Perils of the Ocean and Wilderness; or, Narratives of Shipwreck and Indian Captivity, Gleaned from Early Missionary Annals


SHEA, John Gilmary. Perils of the Ocean and Wilderness; or, Narratives of Shipwreck and Indian Captivity, Gleaned from Early Missionary Annals. Dubuque, IA: Wm. C. Brown Reprint Library, [n.d.]. A facsimile reprint of the 1856 Patrick Donahoe edition, Boston. Pp. [i]-vi,(3),10-206,(2). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Shipwreck of Father Charles Lalemant, Father Philibert Noyrot, of the Society of Jesus, and others, off Cape Breton (9-15); 2. Captivity of Father Isaac Jogues, of the Societyof Jesus, among the Mohawks; 3. Captivity and death of Rene Goupil; 4. Dea th of Father Jogues; 5. Captivity of Father Francis Joseph Bressani, of theSociety of Jesus; 6. Voyages and Shipwrecks of Father Emmanuel Crespel, Re collect of the order of St Francis (131-206). Previous owner's name stamps to endpapers and edges, else vg. 25.00

Title: Perils of the Ocean and Wilderness; or, Narratives of Shipwreck and Indian Captivity, Gleaned from Early Missionary Annals

Author Name: SHEA, John Gilmary CRESPEL, Emmanuel, Father) LALEMENT, Charles, Father) NOYROT, Philibert, Father)

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Wm. C. Brown Reprint Library, Dubuque, IA, 0,:

Seller ID: 77336

Keywords: NAUTICAL SHIPWRECKS NATIVE MISSIONS NOVA SCOTIA CAPE BRETON,