General sketch of the Province of Quebec

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  • Québec (Province) -- History,
  • Québec (Province) -- Description and travel.,
  • Québec (Province) -- Economic conditions.

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Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada. Ottawa : Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, 1981.

Book details

Statementby Honoré Mercier.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 09883
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (39 fr.).
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19201182M
ISBN 100665098839

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