Canadian School in West China. First Edition

By: BRACE, Brockman, (ed.)

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BRACE, Brockman, (ed.). Canadian School in West China. N.pl.: Published for the Canadian School Alumni Association, (1974). First Edition. Pp (10),1-309,(1). Illustrated with some b&w photos. Endpaper Maps. 8vo [155 x 235 mm], art-illustrated red cloth, black lettering to front board & spine. With map end-papers.

Egerton Brockman Brace (b. June 24, 1915 at Kwahsien, near Chengtu, China - d.?).

Foreword (by Brockman Brace).
Historical Backgrond :
Szechwan - That Green and Pleasant Land (by Lewis Walmsley);

The Land That Is Calling Me (by Caroline Winifred Quentin);

£arly Chengtu (by Rev. Thos. Torrance);

The University Campus : the Site of the Campus Canadian School (by Isabella Crutcher);

University Beginnings (by Joseph Beech);

The History of the Canadian School 1909-1916 (by Lorenia Edmonds);

An Address At The Sixtieth Anniversary Reunion June 22 1969 (by William Service).


Reminiscences :
Memories 1909-19)18 (by Margaret Service and Vera Vardon;

Canadian School Daze Circa Sumer 1917 (by Margaret Service);

Memories of Canadian School Days 1918-1927 (by Edna Earle);

Thirty Years Old (from C.S. Magazine 1939);

Scouts and Guides (from C.S. Magazine Reports);

The Chungking Canadian School 1922-1935 (by Lorenia Edmonds);

Early Days Chungking Canadian School (by Donald Walker);

The Chungking Canadian School 1929-1934 (by Noreen Anderson);

The Jenshow Interlude 1939-1943 (by Lewis Walmsley);

Reminiscences of the Jenshow Canadian School (by Margaret Allen);

The Last Days of the Canadian School 1947-1950 (by Phylis Allen, Marion Walmsley, Dorothy Bacon, and Bill Willmott).


Biographical Sketches :

Foreword to the Biographies (by Lorenia Edmonds);

Canadian Schoolers (by Donald Willmott);
Samuel Batdorf;
Elizabeth 'Betty' Bridgman;
Julia Brown;
Robert Edmonds;
James Endicott;
Margaret Graham;
Katharine Hockin;
Harold Johns;
Mary Jolliffe;
Edward Jolliffe;
Kathy Lautenschlager;
Harold Liljestrand;
Sheila Liu;
Lyon Phelps;
William & Norma Service;
John Small;
Return of C.S. Alumni to China.


A West China Album :

Getting Away to the Mountains 1939 (by Katharine Willmott);

On China's Sacred Mountain (by Dora Smith);

Chin Ting (by Donald Bridgman);

Mount Omei : A Sacred Buddhist Mountain (by Jack Mullett);

Kuanhsien (by Brockman Brace);

Behldin (by Muriel Brown);

Kao Shih Ti (by Gwen Kitchen);

Chinese Dragoons (Excerpts from The Chinese Dragon by L. New Won Hayes);

Kites (by Brockman Brace);

Bamboo (by Barbara Plewman);

Bamboo (by Jack Mullett);

Tzeliutsing Salt Industry (by Cecil Hoffman);

An Overland Journey (by Mabel Hoffman);

A Trip Through the Yangtze Gorges (by Lorenia Edmonds);

Yangtze River Holdup (by Howard Liljestrand);

Bridges in Szechwan (Excerpts from Mytnica and Pratical in Szechwan by James Hutson);

Szechwanese Recipes (by Jane Hibbard);

Panda (by Jack Mullen);

A Visit to Wu Ho Ssu : A Temple Outside the South Gate of Chengtu (by Betty Bridgman, C.S. Magazine 1938);

Tu Fu - A Szechwan Poet (by Brockman Brace);

Negotiations For Canadian Recognition of the People's Republic of China (by Robert Edmonds);


[Miscellaneous Poems and Songs]
Things I Remember (by Jack Mullett);
HomeIs Where (by Muriel Beaton);
Memoriam.

Name, else very good. 40.00

Title: Canadian School in West China. First Edition

Author Name: BRACE, Brockman, (ed.)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Canadian School Alumni Association, 1974,: 1974

Seller ID: 116166

Keywords: CHINA SCHOOLS CANADIAN EDUCATION HISTORY MISSIONS CHRISTIAN CHINESE CULTURE HISTORY CULTURAL CHURCH MISSIONARY MISSIONARIES RELIGION RELIGIOUS,