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THE SPIRIT OF CANADA. DOMINION AND PROVINCES 1939. A SOUVENIR OF WELCOME TO H.M. KING GEORGE VI AND H.M. QUEEN ELIZABETH. WITH ITINERARY SHEET.

by Beatty, Edward, Sir, foreword. L.M. Montgomery, Nellie L. McClung, Duncan Campbell Scott, Clara Dennis, Sir Charles G.D. Roberts, Robert Choquette, Katherine Hale, W.T. Allison, Mary Weekes, Robert J.C. Stead, Mrs. George Black, Philip H. Godsell.

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1939
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Good
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Canada: Canadian Pacific Railway, 1939. 59 pp, 13 1/8" H. With single sheet (printed on both sides) "The Itinerary of the Royal Visit Across Canada" laid in at front. This souvenir of the King & Queen's visit begins with "Loyal Greetings" and a colour portrait of the royal couple in regalia, both with gilt borders, followed by Contents… Read more
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THE SELECTED JOURNALS OF L.M. MONTGOMERY. VOLUME IV: 1929-1935.

by Rubio, Mary & Waterston, Elizabeth, editors. (L.M. Montgomery - Lucy Maud Montgomery.)

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Capricorn Books
Published
1998
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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9780195413816
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1998. 439 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs, maps. The fourth volume of 'The Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery' "covers a tumultuous period in the writer's life. By 1929 she was 54 years old and known world-wide as the author of 'Anne of Green Gables' and many other books, yet this was… Read more
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THE SELECTED JOURNALS OF L.M. MONTGOMERY. VOLUME II: 1910-1921.

by Rubio, Mary & Waterston, Elizabeth, editors. (L.M. Montgomery - Lucy Maud Montgomery.)

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Published
1987
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Very Good+
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Second Printing
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9780195405866
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1987. 443 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs, maps. The second volume of 'The Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery' "records a time of great change and upheaval both in Montgomery's life and in society. When she wrote the first entry in this volume she had recently become a world-famous author, having published 'Anne… Read more
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THE SELECTED JOURNALS OF L.M. MONTGOMERY. VOLUME III: 1921-1929.

by Rubio, Mary & Waterston, Elizabeth, editors. (L.M. Montgomery - Lucy Maud Montgomery.)

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Capricorn Books
Published
1992
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780195409369
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Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1992. 443 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w photographs, maps. The third volume of 'The Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery' reveals "Montgomery in mature mid-life, (as) her personal and professional lives are becoming even more complex. (She) juggles the demands of motherhood, parish obligations, indifferent household help, grief at the loss of older friends… Read more
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ANNE OF WINDY POPLARS.

by Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud.)

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart 301 pp, 8vo (8 1/8" H) - green boards with maroon lettering/banding on spine, maroon letter "C" in box on front board (for Cavendish Library). Copyright date is 1939, but this is a later printing. A continuation of the "Anne of Green Gables" series. "Anne Shirley has lost none of her charm and… Read more
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EMILY QUEST.

by Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud.)

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Published
1947
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1947. 262 pp, 8vo (8 1/8" H) - dark blue boards with silver lettering/banding on spine, silver letter "C" in box on front board (for Cavendish Library). The third book in the 'Emily' trilogy. "Here is told the story, sometimes humorous, sometimes sad, of how Emily Starr of New Moon, Blair Water, came to… Read more
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EMILY'S QUEST

by Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud.)

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Published
1979
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Very Good
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Reprint
ISBN
9780245534126
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London: Harrap, 1979. 204pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). The third book in the "Emily" series. " 'Emily of New Moon' has now left the world of the High School, so vividly encountered in 'Emily Climbs', and the real battles of life begin in earnest for the orphan determined to overcome her early handicaps. In a dramatic and… Read more
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CHILDREN'S LITERATURE IN CANADA. TWAYNE'S WORLD AUTHORS SERIES - CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.

by Waterston, Elizabeth.

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Capricorn Books
Published
1992
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780805782646
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New York: Twayne, New York, 1992. 212 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). B&w illustrations. "Waterston's informative study brings to life Canadian history and culture and illuminates a unique literary community in which acclaimed adult writers like Margaret Atwood, Margaret Laurence, and Mordechai Richler are also the authors of children's books. Waterston demonstrates the distinctly Canadian elements of… Read more
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RAPT IN PLAID: CANADIAN LITERATURE AND SCOTTISH TRADITION.

by Waterston, Elizabeth.

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Published
2001
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2001. 344 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H). "(C)ombines reflection, criticism, and memoir to illustrate a curious and longlasting connection between Scottish and Canadian literary traditions. Examples drawn from genres including lyric poetry, narrative romance, war fiction, children's literature, sentimental fiction, thrillers, domestic novels, and short stories link Canadian writers such as John Richardson,… Read more
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LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY. FAMOUS CANADIAN SERIES.

by Langille, Jacqueline. (Lucy Maud Montgomery.)

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Published
1992
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920427194
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Tantallon, Nova Scotia: Four East, 1992. 48 pp, 8vo (8 11/16" H). B&w photographs, maps. "Anne of Green Gables is one of the best known novels of all time. Much less is generally known about the author. This biography tells the story of Lucy Maud Montgomery, a shy Prince Edward Island girl who became a minister's… Read more
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THE FRAGRANCE OF SWEET-GRASS: L.M. MONTGOMERY'S HEROINES AND THE PURSUIT OF ROMANCE.

by Epperly, Elizabeth Rollins. (Lucy Maud Montgomery. L.M.)

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Published
1993
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Very Good+
Edition
First Paperback Edition.
ISBN
9780802074614
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1993. 275 pp, 8vo (9" H). "Anne Shirley is the best known of a memorable group of heroines created by Lucy Maud Montgomery, a group that includes Emily Byrd Starr, Valancy Stirling, and Pat Gardiner. These characters are at the centre of Epperly's book, the first full-length critical study of all L.M. Montgomery's… Read more
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LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY: "THE ISLAND'S LADY OF STORIES".

by (Montgomery, Lucy Maud - L.M.)

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Published
1975
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Very Good
Edition
4th Printing
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Springfield, Prince Edward Island: Women's Institute, 1975. 20 pp, 7 1/4" H x 5 1/4" D. B&w photographs. A short biography of Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables and other children's classics. Includes three poems: "Twilight in Abegweit"; "In Lover's Lane"; and, "Off to the Fishing Ground", an essay entitled "Prince Edward Island", plus… Read more
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"QUOTATIONS" FROM ENGLISH CANADIAN LITERATURE.

by Strickland, David.

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Published
1973
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Very Good -
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9780919364233
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Toronto: Modern Canadian Library, 1973. 189 pp, small 8vo (7 1/2" H) "(A) comprehensive anthology of Canadian literature from its humble pioneer beginnings to the present day. Sometimes serious, often light-hearted, here is a vivid cross-section of Canadian thought and experience. Arranged alphabetically by subject matter, a great variety of subjects - art, customs, politics, money, women,… Read more
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