Second Growth : The Saga of a New Boy in Town. in dj


del PLAINE, Carlos W. Second Growth : The Saga of a "New Boy in Town". Foreword by Dr.Watson Kirkconnell. New York: Exposition Press, (1961). Pp (10),[11]-143 ,(1). 8vo, grey cloth. Laugher p.139, Rhodenizer p.465, Snelson 1229 (for Kirkconnell foreword). Semi-autobiographical novel. "This is the poignant story of a young, impressionable, recently orphaned boy who is sent from warm and vibrant Mexico to live with his aunt in the harsh, dour environment of a Nova Scotia village." - from the dj. Eleven chapters including "The Shipyard" and "Education". Vg in worn and chipped dj. Signed presentation copy to Esther Clarke Wright from the author. 35.00

Title: Second Growth : The Saga of a New Boy in Town. in dj

Author Name: del PLAINE, Carlos W. KIRKCONNELL, Watson, foreword PLAINE, Carlos W. del

Categories: 73,

Publisher: Exposition Press, New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 5261

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA NAUTICAL CANADA LITERATURE SHIPBUILDING YARMOUTH,