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Title Pioneering women : short stories by Canadian women : beginnings to 1880 / Lorraine McMullen and Sandra Campbell
Published [Ottawa] : University of Ottawa Press, [1993]
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Description 1 online resource (268 pages)
Series Canadian short story library ; no. 17
Canadian short story library ; no. 17
Contents Grace Morley : a sketch from life / Eliza Lanesford Cushing -- The bereavement / Catharine Parr Traill -- The walk to Dummer / Susanna Moodie -- A peep into the dominions of Pluto / Mary Anne Sadlier -- The emigrants / Harriet Vaughan Cheney -- The Philopena ; My folly / May Agnes Fleming -- Light in the darkness : a sketch from life / Mary Eliza Herbert -- Alice Sydenham's first ball ; My visit to Fairview Villa / Rosanna Mullins Leprohon -- A night of peril! / Ellen Kyle Vavasour Noel -- The house-keeper at Lorme Hall / Ellen Vavasour Noel -- A rose in his grace / Isabella Valancy Crawford
Summary Pioneering Women is an anthology of short fiction written before 1880 by Canadian women, including Susanna Moodie, Catharine Parr Traill, and Rosanna Mullins Leprohon. From the Maritimes to Upper Canada, from backwoods to the drawing room, this collection demonstrates the variety that exists in stories by women of early British North America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Canadian fiction -- Women authors.
Canadian fiction -- 19th century.
Short stories, Canadian.
Women -- Canada -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
Form Electronic book
Author Campbell, Sandra.
McMullen, Lorraine.
ISBN 077660385X
0776616730 (electronic bk.)
9780776616735 (electronic bk.)