By: Pettit, Mary (signed)
Price: $14.13 CAD
Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Natural Heritage Books, 2000, 1st Edition, First Printing: 2000
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 157086
Binding: Soft Cover
Condition: Near Fine (see description)
-----------trade paperback, a Near Fine copy with a bit of light rubbing, signed by Pettit, 161 pages, b&w photos, ---"Mary Janeway, born in Scotland in 1887, came to Canada as a 'home child' at a very young age. Separated from her brothers and sisters, the 'tiny' Mary was sent as a domestic to a farm near Innerkip, Ontario. This is Mary's story - a recreation of her life set in Victorian rural Ontario, from the time of the tragedy that split her family to her eventual escape from a life of drudgery. Robbed of her childhood years but buoyed by an inner resolve and an indomitable spirit, Ma... View More...