POIRIER, Leonie Comeau
Title: My Acadian Heritage. 1st pr.
Publisher:  Lancelot Press, Hantsport , 1985, ISBN:0889992827
Seller ID: 12397
POIRIER, Léonie Comeau. My Acadian Heritage. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp (3),4-95,(1),(4,photos). 8vo, card covers with red, white and blue spine. "In 'My Acadian Heritage', the author vividly describes, with many amusing anedcotes, life in earlier years in an Acadian community. While the old ways have largely disappeared, the spirit of the Acadians is enduring and is seen in their attitude, language, and distinctive cuisine." - from the rear cover. Contents: Our Acadian Cuisine; Papa's LittleShop or the General Store: A Way of Life; Hallowe'en Spirit in the Old Aca dian Tradition; Christmas; Our Farm Animals; Getting Ready for Winter in Acadie; Winter Sixty Years Ago; Fetching Firewood Fifty Years Ago; Rebirth and Resurrection in Acadie; Religion As I Grew Up; The Pond By the Bay; The Devil in Acadian Folklore; The Post Office; Cradles and Rocking Chairs; My Grandmother; A Family Link with Heaven; Lady Tramps; Le Coq A Payzo; How I Feel About Being an Acadian; My Acadian Heritage. Name, else vg. 12.50