Middle Caraquet -- The Lean Years (signed)

By: Gionet, Albert

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Gionet's memoir of growing up in Middle Caraquet, New Brunswick. The memoir began as "a series of short pieces Mr. Gionet would send to members of his family every year for Christmas in lieu of traditional cards." The copy inscribed and signed, on half-title. Inscription reads, "To John & Marguerite:/May you enjoy this/book as much as I've/enjoyed writing it./Love and best wishes/Bert." Laid in is a full-page typewritten letter from Gionet to the aforementioned John and Marguerite, mentioning information about the book's publication, mutual aquaintances, pies, the health of the author's mother-in-law (at the time, about to turn 95), and a few other topics. Also laid in is a promotional sheet for the book. Navy cloth, 160 pages. Light general wear, in moderately edgeworn dust jacket w/scratches/impressions, sunned spine/folds, light soil, rubbing.

Title: Middle Caraquet -- The Lean Years (signed)

Author Name: Gionet, Albert

Illustrator: Patricia Gionet

Categories: History -- New Brunswick, History, Auto/Biography, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Pompano Beach, Exposition Press of Florida, Inc.: 1987

ISBN Number: 0-682-40353-9

ISBN Number 13: 9780682403535

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 017039

Keywords: NOISBN, Albert Gionet, Patrician Gionet, Middle Caraquet, Northern New Brunswick, memoir, memoirs, fishermen, New Brunswickers, francophone communities, francophones