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Memoirs of Charles Dennis Rusoe d'Eres, a native of Canada who was with the Scanyawtauragahroote Indians eleven years : with a particular account of his sufferings, &c, during his tarry with them, and his safe return to his family connections in Canada : to which is added an appendix, containing a brief account of their persons, dress, manners, reckoning time, mode of government, &c. ... character of the Scanyawtauragahroote Indians, particular description of the quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, which are to be met with on and in the vicinity of Scanyawtauragahroote Island.

Exeter [England] : Printed for, and sold by Henry Ranlet, 1800.; 179 pages

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Creator Rouso d'Eres, Charles Dennis, b. 1761.
Title Memoirs of Charles Dennis Rusoe d'Eres, a native of Canada who was with the Scanyawtauragahroote Indians eleven years : with a particular account of his sufferings, &c, during his tarry with them, and his safe return to his family connections in Canada : to which is added an appendix, containing a brief account of their persons, dress, manners, reckoning time, mode of government, & c. ... character of the Scanyawtauragahroote Indians, particular description of the quadrupeds, birds, fishes, reptiles and insects, which are to be met with on and in the vicinity of Scanyawtauragahroote Island.
Published Exeter [England] : Printed for, and sold by Henry Ranlet, 1800.
Identifier 20860
Subject Indian captivities -- North America.
Indiens d'Amérique -- Amérique du Nord -- Moeurs et coutumes.
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs.
Prisonniers des Indiens d'Amérique.
Document source Scanned from a CIHM microfiche of the original publication held by the Library of the Public Archives of Canada.
Notes While much of the narrative appears to be imaginary and the Scanyawtauragahroote tribe is unknown, there is evidence that the writer did actually undergo captivity among the Indians, and that later he lived at Spencer, Massachusetts, where he was known as Charles Rouso--Cf. National Union Catalog pre-1956 imprints.
Title from title screen.
176 p. ; 19 cm.
Collection Monographs
Language eng
Permanent Link http://online.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.20860