ECHOES OF THE RED. A Reprint of Some of the…

ECHOES OF THE RED. A Reprint of Some of the Early Writings of the Author Depicting Pioneer Days in the Red River Settlements. Illustrated by Herbert Joseph.

Edition: First Edition

Toronto: Macmillan, 1930. Tan cloth lettered in red. (x), 246 pp + frontispiece portrait with small photo on recto, two other photo plates and one full-page drawing of old Fort Garry; numerous vignette illustrations in text. Fine in fine jacket. Watters p. 684. "A book of short stories and sketches written over twenty years ago by a native of Manitoba. The old days on the prairies rise before us - the days of Indian, voyageur and pioneer. It contains interesting descriptions of the 'tripmen', now passed away, of the Christmas festivities in early days, of t he old-time school, and of life on the Indian reservations and among the wood camps, and throughout the Red River is the connecting link." - jacket flap.; 12mo

Book ID: 7944
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