La terre du huitième: roman
Edition: First Edition
Montréal: L'Arbre, 1942. Card covers. 191 p. Very light yellowing to spine, 2 cm tear to fore margin of rear cover; VG+ otherwise. The limited issue on vergé Byronic paper, of which there were 85 copies numbered 1 to 85, and 15 copies hors commerce numbered I to XV. This is copy III of the h.c. issue. Nantel was a Québec typographer, journalist, and writer. A previous novel, À LA HACHE won the 1935 Prix David. This is a logging novel, a roman du terroir. Note: lighter parcel, any default postage rate may be reduced.