|The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to announce that adoring fans of Anne of Green Gables can now purchase the widely anticipated 25-cent collector coin bearing the colourfully painted image of the spirited heroine created by Canadian author Lucy Maud Montgomery exactly 100 years ago.
Also celebrating its centennial this year, the Royal Canadian Mint is thrilled to share this anniversary with the legendary Anne Shirley, the beloved heroine of Anne of Green Gables. Since 1908, this celebrated novel has won the hearts of readers all over the world. Now, an oversized, nickel-plated steel 25-cent painted coin, bearing a portrait by accomplished illustrator Ben Stahl, will win over coin collectors and Anne of Green Gables memorabilia hunters alike.
In 1908, an unassuming novel set in the Prince Edward town of Avonlea, captivated the world with its heartwarming tale of Anne Shirley, an irrepressible orphan girl with a vivid imagination and endless mishaps.
Published in over 20 languages, the story continues to delight and charm.
||If you are a fan of Anne of Green Gables, All Nations has a variety of items on hand relating to the book and it's author.
For exmple, this stamp was issued on May 15, 1975 to commemorate Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874–April 24, 1942), author of Anne of Green Gables. Just give us a call to enquire.
Also, we are neighbours of Lawrence Books, who must have a previously loved copy.