Student Reflections. First Edition

By: THIERMAN, Lois Mary

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THIERMAN, Lois Mary. Student Reflections. Edmonton, ALberta, Canada : La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969. First Edition. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-243,(1). With a b&w photo of Kenneth Ross McIntyre, MD "who drowned in the wreck of the Canadian yacht Ramona off North Rock Reef, Bermuda, December 3, 1967, who was Thierman's cousin and to whom she dedicated this volume. 8vo, purple cloth, gilt lettering to front and spine.

Not in Laugher.

Lois Mary Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick).

Later Lois MacLeod, Lois Thierman, graduate of the University of Saskatchewan, taught in the French Department of Acadia University, later wrote several books of local history. She was also the compiler the extremely helfpful index to Vernon Blair Rhodenizer's Canadian Literature in English. Personally she showed many kindnesses to this shop even once buying us a vacuum cleaner.

Contents:
Quo Vadis.

Part I.
A Study of Catharsis in Sophocles' Electra
"Ballade des pendus" de François Villon
Milton's Samson Agonistes by Johnson's Principles
The Attack on Enthusiasm in Swift's Tale of a Tub
Fielding's Treatment of Comedy in Joseph Andrews
Sensibility
Sainte-Beuve and Women of the Eighteenth Century
Sainte-Beuve, peintre des femmes du dix-huitième siècle
"Pensée en mer" de Paul Claudel
Génitrix de Francois Mauriac
Vol de nuit d'Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
What Is Literature? by Jean-Paul Sartre
The Problem of Evil in the Works of Albert Camus
Acadia in the Nation's Service

Part II.
Public Library Service in Alberta, 1907-1966
The House of Routledge and Kegan Paul
Fantasy: A Literary Study
The Life of the Drama by Eric Bentley (review)
Elements of Democratic Government by J. A. Corry and H. J. Abraham (review)
Christianity in the Computer Age by A.Q. Morton and J. McLeman (review).

Jagged clip to flyleaf, spine slightly sunned, else very good. 35.00

Title: Student Reflections. First Edition

Author Name: THIERMAN, Lois Mary

Categories: 40,

Publisher: La Survivance Printing Ltd., 1969,: 1969

Seller ID: 39193

Keywords: LITERATURE CRITICISM EDUCATION FRENCH LITTERATURE CANADA NOVA SCOTIA LITERARY CRITICISM CANADIAN SCHOLARSHIP ALBERTAN LIBRARIES,