Missionary in Labrador and New Quebec
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Missionary in Labrador and New Quebec (Lionel Scheffer, O.M.I.) by Alexis Joveneau

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Published by Rayonnement in Quebec .
Written in English


  • Scheffer, Lionel, -- 1903-1966.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Alexis Joveneau and Laurent Tremblay ; translated by Emmett O"Grady.
ContributionsTremblay, Laurent, 1905-.
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p. :
Number of Pages126
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18251707M

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