Voyages: Short Narratives of Susanna Moodie

Voyages: Short Narratives of Susanna Moodie

by Susanna Moodie
     
 

Susanna Moodie is, of course, best known for her books Roughing It in the Bush and Life in the Clearings, which are largely comprised of short sketches that she had previously published. What is not widely known, however, is that Moodie had a long and prolific literary career in which short sketches and tales were among her favoured genres. This book

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Susanna Moodie is, of course, best known for her books Roughing It in the Bush and Life in the Clearings, which are largely comprised of short sketches that she had previously published. What is not widely known, however, is that Moodie had a long and prolific literary career in which short sketches and tales were among her favoured genres. This book offers a selection of these narratives, most of which have been unavailable in print since the 19th century. This collection will give the reader a new understanding of Susanna Moodie's work.

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A selection of short sketches and tales by the 19th-century English/Canadian writer (1803-1885) best known for her books Roughing it in the bush and Life in the clearings. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780776603261
Publisher:
University of Ottawa Press
Publication date:
10/18/1997
Series:
Canadian Short Story Library Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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