Jacques Ferron Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

L'ogre (drama) [first publication] 1949
La barbe de Francois Hertel; Le licou (dramas) [first publication] 1951
Tante Elise; ou, le prix de l'amour (drama) [first publication] 1956
Le cheval de Don Juan (drama) [first publication] 1957; also published as Le Don Juan chrétien in Théâtre [revised edition], 1968
Le Dodu; ou, le prix de bonheur (drama) 1958
Le licou (drama) 1958
Les grands soleils [The Flowering Suns] (drama) 1968
Corolles (poetry) 1961
Contes du pays incertain (short stories) 1962
Cotnoir [Dr. Cotnoir] (novel) 1962
Cazou; ou, le prix de la virginite (drama) [first publication] 1963
La tête du roi (drama) [first publication] 1963
Contes anglais et autres (short stories) 1964
La Nuit (novella) 1965; also published as Les confitures de coings [Quince Jam] [revised edition], 1972
Papa Boss (novella) 1966; revised edition, 1972
La Charrette [The Cart] (novel) 1968
Contes—edition intégrale: Contes anglais, contes du pays incertain, contes inédits (short stories) 1968
Théâtre. 2 vols. (dramas) 1968–75
Le ciel de Québec [The Penniless Redeemer] (novel) 1969
Historiettes (essays) 1969
L'Amélanchier [The Juneberry Tree] (novel) 1970
Le salut de l'Irlande (novel) 1970
Les Confitures de coings et autres textes [Quince Jam] (novels and short stories) 1972; also published as Les Confitures de coings et autres textes, suivi de le journal des confitures de coings [revised and enlarged edition], 1977
Les Roses sauvages; Petit roman suivi d'une lettre d'amour soigneusement présentée [Wild Roses: A Story Followed by a Love Letter] (novel) 1971
La chaise du maréchal-ferrant (novel) 1972
Le Saint-Elias [The Saint-Elias] (novel) 1972
Tales from the Uncertain Country (short stories) 1972; also published as Selected Tales of Jacques Ferron [expanded edition], 1984
Du fond de mon arrière-cuisine (essays) 1973
Escarmouches: La longue passe. 2 vols. (essays) 1975
Gaspé-Mattempa (novella) 1980
Rosaire précédé de l'exécution de Maski (novellas) 1981
Le choix de Jacques Ferron dans l'oeuvre de Jacques Ferron (selections) 1985
La conférence inachevée (short stories) 1988

∗This book and its translation contain the following works: Papa Boss, Quince Jam, "La créance" ["Credit Due"], and "L'appendice aux confitures de coing" ["Appendix to Quince Jam, or, The Sacking of Frank Archibald Campbell"].