The Little Green Glove and Other Stories

By: Hoskin, Mary

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available


KB5 231 pages. Dark green cloth with gilt to front cover, blind stamped central decorative boss. covers are lightly worn, bit of wear and rubbing at corners. Interior front hinge just starting, old pencil owner name, back inside cover has some small notes. 6 black and white plates. Text is clean and unmarked, just a hint of toning. A very scarce collection of stories from Mary Hancock "Dorothy" Hoskin, 1849-1928, who was born a Protestant in England but converted to Catholicism in Canada and devoted her life to the church. She helped support the Convent of the Precious Blood in Toronto and was asked to write a history of St. Basil's parish. For her service she was given an award by the Pope in 1924. A very scarce copy of this little book of stories. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 231 pages

Title: The Little Green Glove and Other Stories

Author Name: Hoskin, Mary

Categories: Literature,Poetry,Drama, Canadiana, Religion,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Extension Print: 1920

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 8858

Keywords: Catholicism,