GUSTAFSON, Ralph) ROSS, W.W.E.) WHITEMAN, Bruce, (ed.).
Title: Literary Friendship : The Correspondence of Ralph Gustafson and W.W.E. Ross. First Edition
Publisher:  ECW Press, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0920802575
Seller ID: 9788
GUSTAFSON, Ralph. ROSS, W.W.E.). A Literary Friendship : The Correspondenceof Ralph Gustafson and W.W.E. Ross. Edited and with an Introduction by Bru ce Whiteman. (Toronto) : ECW Press, (1984). Pp (122). Unpaginated. Square 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with yellow spine. "In 1940, when Ralph Gustafson was preparing his 'Anthology of Canadian Poetry' for Penguin Books,he wrote to W.W.E. Ross to inquire about his publications. Thus began a lo ng correspondence which lasted almost until Ross's death in 1966. These letters are an important and fascinating contribution to the literary history of Canada in the modernist period. They have been edited by Bruce Whiteman,himself a poet, as well as a published critic, bibliographer, and book rev iewer. Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00