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Author Name    Miquelon, Dale.

Title   DUGARD OF ROUEN: FRENCH TRADE TO CANADA AND THE WEST INDIES, 1729-1770.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Jacket Condition   Very Good-

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Montreal McGill - Queen's University Press 1978

ISBN Number    0773502998 / 9780773502994

Seller ID   28412

282 pp, 9 1/4" H. Tables, map. "From the letters and fragmentary accounts of Robert Dugard of Rouen, Professor Miquelon has brought to life the history of an eighteenth-century trading company. Robert Dugard and his associates were men who came of age at the right moment to capitalize on the political and financial stability of France during the thirty years after Utrecht, and on the widening opportunities of colonial trade. Their Societe du Canada was founded in 1729 to handle the Quebec trade, but soon they were also testing the sugar island trade. By 1742 their business with the West Indies was more profitable than their Canadian trade. But catastrophe trod upon the heels of success: between 1744 and 1748 most of their fleet was lost to shipwreck and war. Of the three remaining ships one was broken up, another relegated to the fishery, and the third given over to sugar hauling. At Quebec, Dugard's factors, Havy and Lefebvre, had remained and prospered in the fur trade, Labrador sealing, and the trade with France. Professor Miquelon describes their activities, which continued until their business was completely destroyed by the Conquest of Canada." Bump to top of spine, three corners have tiny or small bump. Dust jacket has light to moderate rubbing, light edge wear/wrinkling - mainly at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds.

Austrian  War  Of  Succession,  Bankruptcy,  Bills  Of  Exchange,  Trade,  18th  Century,  Bilbao,  Bordeaux,  Cadiz,  Canada,  Commodities,  Compagnie  Des  Indes,  Credit,  Darnetal  Enterprises,  Dugard  And  Company,  Robert  Dugard,  France,  Guillaume  France,  Francois-Martin  Fremont,  Pierre  Guy,  Pierre  D'  Haristoy,  Havy  And  Lefebvre,  Francois  Havy,  Gilles  Hocquart,  Insurance,  La  Rochelle,  David  Laurens,  Jean  Lefebvre,  Le  Havre,  Louisbourg,  Jean-Joseph  Louvet,  Martinique,  Jean-frederic  Phelypeaux  Maurepas,  Mentalite,  Abel  Olivier,  Pacotilles,  Paris,  Pric;es,  Profits,  Amsterdam,  Quebec  City,  Rouen,  St.  Pierre,  Seven  Years  War,  Ships,  Astree,  Centaure,  Fleury,  Imprevu,  Louis  Dauphin,  St  Mathieu,  Ville  De  Quebec,  Triangular  Voyages,  Francois  Vangellikom  Vandelle,  West  Indies,  Wines  And  Spirits. 

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