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Author Boyd, Shelley, 1974-

Title Garden plots : Canadian women writers and their literary gardens / Shelley Boyd
Published Montreal [Quebec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2013
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Contents Introduction : Garden Plots -- Chapter One 23 "[T]ransplanted into our gardens": Susanna Moodie, Catharine Parr Traill, and the Backwoods Kitchen Garden -- Chapter two When Authors are Gardeners: Susanna Moodie's and Catharine Parr Traill's Figurative "Plots" -- Chapter three "Then a living house": Gabrielle Roy's Domestication of the Bower -- Chapter four "A Saucer of Green": Carol Shields and Domestic Paradise -- Chapter five Turning the Earth: Lorna Crozier the Gardener-Poet -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Canadian literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Gardens in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0773588701 (electronic bk.)
9780773588707 (electronic bk.)