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Classic French-Canadian Folktales: Volume I

Classic French-Canadian Folktales: Volume I By Honore Beaugrand and Louis Frechette (Scroll down to find this book on Amazon)  Click your country's flag below to find this book on Amazon:  A short English-language anthology of classic French-Canadian legends and folktales written around the turn of the 20th Century by writers Honore Beaugrand and Louis-Honore
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La Fantome de L’Avare (The Miser’s Ghost; English Translation)

La Fantome de L'Avare or The Miser's Ghost From Honore Beaugrand's La Chasse Galerie: Legendes Canadiennes (1900; English Translation); With Annotations by Hammerson Peters Back to Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales. YOU ALL KNOW, old men and young folks, this story that I will tell you. The moral of this story cannot be repeated too often; remember
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Le Pere Louison: From La Chasse Galerie: Legendes Canadiennes (1900; English Translation)

Le Pere Louison La Chasse Galerie: Legendes Canadiennes (1900; English Translation); With Annotations by Hammerson Peters Back to Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales.  I THERE ONCE WAS a tall old man, lean, straight as an arrow, as they say in the country, with a swarthy complexion, and his head and face covered with thick
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Macloune: From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘New Studies of Canadian Folklore’ (1904)

Macloune From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘New Studies of Canadian Folklore’ (1904) Back to Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales. THE AUTHOR HAS translated his own story into English from the French, and has attempted to follow almost word for word the phraseology of the original. This will explain a few Gallicisms and the turn of certain
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La Quete de L’Enfant Jesus: From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’ (1900)

La Quete de L’Enfant Jesus From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’  (1900); With Annotations by Hammerson Peters Back to Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales.I WHEN FANFAN Dalcour received a message from M’sieu le Cure [1] of Lanoraie, asking him to call at the presbytere [2] on the following Sunday, after
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The Werwolves: From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’ (1900)

The Werwolves From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’  (1900); With Annotations by Hammerson Peters Back to Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales. I A MOTLEY AND PICTURESQUE-looking crowd had gathered within the walls of Fort Richelieu [1] to attend the annual distribution of powder and lead, to take part in the winter drills
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La Chasse-Galerie: From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’ (1900)

La Chasse-Galerie From Honore Beaugrand’s ‘La Chasse Galerie and Other Canadian Stories’  (1900); With Annotations by Hammerson Peters Back to Honore Beaugrand's Classic French-Canadian Folktales.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MzeDodNXTgsThis narrative is founded on a popular superstition dating back to the days of the coureurs des bois [1], under the French regime, and perpetuated among the voyageurs[2]
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Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales

Honore Beaugrand’s Classic French-Canadian Folktales Ever since the passing of the Official Languages Act in 1969, Canada has formally been a bilingual nation with two official languages: English and French. Today, most Canadian goods sold outside the province of Quebec have both French and English labels on their packaging; Canadian flight
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