Title: World of Canadian Writing: Critiques & Recollections. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 1980, ISBN:0888942486
Seller ID: 5621
WOODCOCK, George. The World of Canadian Writing :Critiques & Recollections.Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre, (1980). First Printing. Pp. (5),[vi]-xi,(1) ,-306,(2). 8vo, tan cloth with gilt titles to spine. Contents: 1. The Dotted Points of Light: Recollections in 1974; 2. On Editing 'Canadian Literature': Recollecitons in 1977; 3. Possessing the Land: Notes on Canadian Fiction; 4. The Human Elements: Margaret Laurence's Fiction; 5. Many Solitudes: The Travel Writings of Margaret Laurence; 6. Taming the Tiger of Power; Notes on Certain Fictions by Hugh Hood; 7. Memory, Imagination, Artifice: The Late Short Fictions of Mavis Gallant; 8. Private Fantasies: Collective Myths. John Glassco's Decadent Fiction; 9. On Ethel Wilson; 10. Armies Movingin the Night: The Fictions of Matt Cohen; 11. Margaret Atwood: Poet as Nov elist; 12. Remembering Roderick Haig-Brown; 13. Callaghan's Toronto: The Persona of a City; 14. This Fall in Toronto: A Late Callaghan Novel; 15. The Own Place of the Mind: An Essay in Lowrian Topography; 16. Diana's Priest in the Bush Garden: Frye and His Master; 17. McLuhan's Utopia; 18. Poetry ofTime and Place: Recent Canadian Trends; 19. Beyond the Divide: Notes on Re cent Poetry in British Columbia; 20. On the Poetry of Al Purdy; 21. On A.M.Klein: A Tentative Note; 22. Private and Public Images: The Poetry of Pat Lowther; 23. The Wandere: Earle Birney as POet and Novelist. Name inked to flyleaf, five characters inked inside rear cover, blindstamp to title page,else very good in dustjacket. 25.00