A Bibliography of Roberston Davies

A Bibliography of Roberston Davies

by Carl Spadoni, Judith Skelton Grant
     
 

Robertson Davies (1913–1995), one of Canada’s most distinguished authors of the twentieth century, was known for his work as a novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor. This descriptive bibliography is dedicated to his writing career, covering all publications from his first venture into print at the age of nine to works published

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Robertson Davies (1913–1995), one of Canada’s most distinguished authors of the twentieth century, was known for his work as a novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor. This descriptive bibliography is dedicated to his writing career, covering all publications from his first venture into print at the age of nine to works published posthumously to 2011. Entries include each of Davies’ signed publications and those pseudonymous or anonymous writings he acknowledged having written. Included are his plays, novels, journalism, academic writing, translations, interviews, speeches, lectures, unsigned articles and editorials, films, audio recordings, and multimedia editions. Also listed is a generous sampling of unsigned articles and editorials.

Using Davies’ archives and the archives of other authors, organizations, and publishers, Carl Spadoni and Judith Skelton Grant present A Bibliography of Robertson Davies to serve the research demands of Canadian literature and book history scholars.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802039385
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
Publication date:
12/31/2013
Pages:
912
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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Linda Quirk
“A richly rewarding bibliography that offers remarkable depth, breadth, and authority. Students and scholars in the fields of Canadian literature and book history, as well as librarians, booksellers, and book collectors will find this bibliography to be a powerful tool.”
Sandra Alston
A Bibliography of Robertson Davies presents an enormous amount of research in a concise and readable fashion. It will be of great benefit to both scholars of Davies’ work and historians of Canadian publishing history.”

Meet the Author

Carl Spadoni is the former director of the William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections at the McMaster University Library.

Judith Skelton Grant is the author or editor of eight books, including the authorized biography of Robertson Davies. Her most recent book is A Bibliography of Robertson Davies (written with Carl Spadoni).

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