Headwaters of Canadian Literature. First Edition.

By: MacMECHAN, Archibald

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MacMECHAN, Archibald. Head-waters of Canadian Literature. Toronto : McClelland & Stewart Limited, (1924). First Edition. Printed by “Warwick Bros and Rutter Limited, Toronto, Printers & Bookbinders”. Pp (6),7-247,(1). 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine.

Front board and spine omit the hyphen.

Archibald McKellar MacMechan FRSC (b. June 21, 1862, Berlin [Kitchener], Ontario – d. August 7, 1933, Halifax, Nova Scotia). See Janet E. Baker’s book and her article in Dictionary of Canadian Biography Vol.16.

Watters p.929, Laugher p.360, Rhodenizer p.1012, Spadoni & Donnelly 767.

Preface; Chapters :
1. Beside the Atlantic;
2. In Quebec;
3. The National Impulse;
4. In Montreal;
5. East and West.
With an index.

"The best and most important early volume of Canadian literary criticism, this valuable book provides a unique perspective on the first phases of Canadian literature." - from the New Canadian Library reprint.

Name, else very good. 45.00

Title: Headwaters of Canadian Literature. First Edition.

Author Name: MacMECHAN, Archibald

Categories: 888,

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart Limited, Toronto, 1924,: 1924

Seller ID: 17990

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA NOVA SCOTIA CANADIAN LITERARY HISTORY CRITICISM,