Title:Headwaters of Canadian Literature. First Edition.
Publisher:  McClelland & Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1924, 1924
Seller ID: 17990
MacMECHAN, Archibald. Head-waters of Canadian Literature. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Limited, (1924). First Edition. Printed by “Warwick Bros and Rutter Limited, Toronto, Printers & Bookbinders”. Pp (6),7-247,(1). 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine.
Front board and spine omit the hyphen.
Archibald McKellar MacMechan FRSC (b. June 21, 1862, Berlin [Kitchener], Ontario – d. August 7, 1933, Halifax, Nova Scotia). See Janet E. Baker’s book and her article in Dictionary of Canadian Biography Vol.16.
Preface; Chapters : 1. Beside the Atlantic; 2. In Quebec; 3. The National Impulse; 4. In Montreal; 5. East and West. With an index.
"The best and most important early volume of Canadian literary criticism, this valuable book provides a unique perspective on the first phases of Canadian literature." - from the New Canadian Library reprint.