The Haliburton Bi-centenary Chaplet : Papers presented at the 1996 Thomas Raddall Symposium. First Edition, Paperback


(HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler). The Haliburton Bi-centenary Chaplet : Papers presented at the 1996 Thomas Raddall Symposium. Edited by Richard A. Davies. (Wolfville, NS : Gaspereau Press, 1997). First Edition. Pp [i]xx,[1]-297,(3), with errata slip tipped in. With 18 b&w photos as well as some other illustrations in the text. 8vo (152 x 229 mm), art-illustrated light brown cardcovers, with black lettering to spine.

'In September 1996, the Bi-centenary of Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s birth was marked with a symposium in his honour at Acadia University, in Wolfville, NS. The papers presented at that conference, collected in this volume, illuminate the life of Canada’s first internationally renowned writer, critically engaging the man, his works, and his era." - the rear.

Introduction.

George Elliott Clarke's "Must We Burn Haliburton?"

Ruth Panofsky's "Breaking the Silence: The Clockmaker on Women."

George L. Parker's "What Makes the Clockmaker Tick: Editing a Scholarly Edition of Haliburton's The Clockmaker, Series One, Two, and Three."

Gwendolyn Davies's "Haliburton's Windsor."

Barry Moody's "Haliburton's Annapolis Royal: A Photo Essay."

Henry Roper's "Haliburton and King's College";

Allen Penney's "An Architectural Interpretation of Clifton Grove, Windsor, Nova Scotia; Home of the Honourable Thomas Chandler Haliburton."

Richard A. Davies's "Into the hands of Strangers: Haliburton's Biography."

Gérald C. Boudreau's "Haliburton's Affectionate Intercourse with Sigogne and the Acadians of Clare."

Naomi Griffiths's "...A Mild, Frugal and Pious People: A Comment on Haliburton's Account of Acadian History in An Historical and Statistical Account of Nova Scotia."

Greg Marquis's "Haliburton, Maritime Intellectuals and The Problem of Freedom."

Peter Mitham's "Doctoring the Constitution: Haliburton and Dr. Robert Bayard."

Barry Cahill's "The Old Judge in The Old Judge: Nostalgic Tory-Loyalism as the Key to Understanding Nova Scotia's Pre-Modern Legal Culture."

Colin Boyd's "The Great American Mammoth Circus: The Old Judge and Democracy in Nova Scotia."

Thomas Chandler Haliburton Bi-centenary Conference : Closing Remarks.

Tom Vincent's "Haliburton's Ambivalence."

David Staines' s "Complexity of Voice."

Carrie MacMillan's "Haliburton from the Margin."

Spine and top edge of front cover quite sunned, else very good. 25.00

Title: The Haliburton Bi-centenary Chaplet : Papers presented at the 1996 Thomas Raddall Symposium. First Edition, Paperback

Author Name: HALIBURTON, Thomas Chandler) Thomas Raddall Symposium 5 DAVIES, Richard A.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Gaspereau Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 1894031024

ISBN Number 13: 9781894031028

Seller ID: 71256

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA LITERATURE CANADA ACADIAN CANADIAN LITERARY WRITERS LOCAL HISTORY CULTURE,