Sebastian Ralé


A Maine tragedy of the eighteenth century. Originally printed in 1906.

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Sebastian Ralé, A Maine Tragedy of the Eighteenth Century. A reprint of the 1906 book by John Francis Sprague, this book covers the history of the life, work and death of Jesuit missionary and spiritual advisor to the Abenaki Indians of Maine. He was killed while tending his flock in the Norridgewock village in 1724. This book is a tremendously fine read and is full of historical material regarding treaties that affected the peoples of New France, New England, Maine in particular. 5.5×8.5, softcover, illustrated. (124 pp; 9780981956428) $12.95