Best Canadian Stories 84. pbk.


HELWIG, David and Sandra MARTIN, (eds.). Best Canadian Stories 84 Edited byDavid Helwig and Sandra Martin. [N.pl.] : (Oberon Press, 1984). Pp. (4), 5 -177, (7). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "The founding of Best Canadian Stories in 1971 has been truly called a momentous event in the history of Canadian writing. In less than fifteen years the story has become a recognized and respected literary form in Canada and Oberon has become its leading publisher. The series has encouraged young writers at the beginning of their careers and given writers of all ages and all kinds an opportunity to come together in a common cause. The present volume is a worthy heir to what in the short history of this country has now become a tradition." -- fromback cover. Includes the following stories: Frances Itani's "Grandmother", Carol Shields's "Home", Gwendolyn MacEwen's "Letters to Josef in Jerusalem ", David Lewis Stein's "The Working Class", Tom Marshall's "T", Bonnie Burnard's "Moon Watcher", Elizabeth Spencer's "Madonna", Nora Keeling's "Mine",Helene Holden's "The Arsonist's Dream", Robin Mathews's "Florentine Letour neau", Audrey Thomas's "Elevation" and Mavis Gallant's "Lena". Slight nicking to head of spine, name to front flyleaf, else very good. 20.00

Title: Best Canadian Stories 84. pbk.

Author Name: HELWIG, David and Sandra MARTIN, (eds.) SHIELDS, Carol MACEWEN, Gwendolyn GALLANT, Mavis

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1984, ISBN:0887505457:

Seller ID: 103355

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA ANTHOLOGY ANTHOLOGIES OBERON SHORT STORIES STORY FICTION CANADIAN LITERARY,