Catherine Parr Traill Books

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Canadian Crusoes

  [english | 1852]  

Catherine Parr Traill


Summary: [Canadian Crusoes by Catherine Parr Traill. The Indians offered the first of the birds as an oblation to the Great Spirit as a grateful acknowledgment of his bounty in having allowed them to gather food thus plentifully for their families sometimes distant tribes with whom they were on terms of friendship were invited to share the sport and partake of the spoils. Indiana could not understand why ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 434

In The Forest

  [english | 1881]  

Catherine Parr Traill


Summary: [The Romance of the Forest is a Gothic novel by Ann Radcliffe first published in 1791. It combines an air of mystery and suspense with an examination of the tension between hedonism and morality and was her first major popular success going through four editions in its first three years.]
Genres: [adventure | fiction and literatureDownloads: 332

Lady Mary And Her Nurse

  [english | 1856]  

Catherine Parr Traill


Summary: [Lady Mary And Her Nurse by Catherine Parr Traill. The nurse smiled and said It is not a fish at all my dear it is a dried beaver s tail. I brought it from the back lakes when I was at home that you might see it. See my lady how curiously the beaver s tail is covered with scales it looks like some sort of black leather stamped in a diaper pattern. Before it is dried it is very heavy weighing three ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 236

Little Downy

  [english | 1822]  

Catherine Parr Traill


Summary: [A improving tale for children about the sad life of a mouse narrated by a mother to her little boy with tedious moralizing.]
Genres: [young readersDownloads: 8

Lost In The Backwoods

  [english | 1882]  

Catherine Parr Traill


Summary: [Reprint of the 1898 ed.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 58