Yellow-Wolf & Other Tales of the Saint Lawrence

Phillipe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé
Translated by Jane Brierley


Awards: Winner, 1990 Governor General's Award for Translation

These fireside tales, now translated for the first time, were originally published posthumously in 1893. Brierley's introduction and annotations provide fascinating insights into the life and times of one of the fathers of Canadian literature.

Fiction 1998

Reviews


"This beautiful little book, handsomely embellished ... has enormous archival value." -Globe & Mail

In 1988 Jane Brierley was a Governor General's Award finalist for A Man of Sentiment: The Memoirs of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé. In 1990 she won the Governor General's Award for her translation of de Gaspé's stories, Yellow-Wolf & Other Tales of the Saint Lawrence.

Other books by Phillipe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé:
A Man of Sentiment: The Memoirs of Philippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspé 1786-1871
Canadians of Old
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144 pp 9" x 6"
ISBN13: 9781550650020

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