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English Translation by Sally Ross
Type: 
Non-fiction 2002

Acadian Legends, Folktales, and Songs is an English translation of songs and stories from Acadian Prince Edward Island compiled by Prince Edward Island historian and folklorist Georges Arsenault.

Originally published as Contes, legendes et chansons de l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard, this edition includes 8 stories, 13 legends, and 23 songs with lyrics and musical notation, mainly reproduced from taped interviews, as well as photos of Arsenault's informants.

Number of Pages: 
160
Book Size: 
6 x 9
ISBN: 
978-1-894838-02-3
Price: 
$18.95
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The Wit & Wisdom of Prince Edward Island
Type: 
Non-fiction 1998

A collection of 77 anecdotes, this book is humorous and sardonic, insightful and witty, with the warmth and charm for which Atlantic Canada has become famous. Subjects that come under the microscope include politics, religion, sex, human foibles, and insularity that can come from living on a small island, told by PEI's pre-eminent storyteller David Weale.

Number of Pages: 
116
Book Size: 
5 1/8 x 7 1/2
ISBN: 
978-0-9698606-3-1
Price: 
$13.95
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Non-fiction 2007

"If you believe that Christmas hasn't evolved in Acadie over the past 125 years, think again! The book is full of tidbits, testimonials and even copies of newspaper ads." - Brian Cormier

Based on written sources and interviews with Acadians throughout the Maritimes, Acadian Christmas Traditions offers a fascinating look at the evolution of Christmas.

Number of Pages: 
160
Book Size: 
6 x 9
ISBN: 
978-1-894838-26-9
Price: 
$19.95
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