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Title Canadian writers before 1890 / edited by W.H. New
Published Detroit : Gale Research, ©1990
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 434 pages) : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles
Series Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 99
Dictionary of literary biography ; v. 99
Contents Graeme Mercer Adam (1839-1912) -- Levi Adams (1802?-1832) -- Henry Alline (1748-1784) -- Philippe-Ignace_Francois Aubert de Gaspe (1814-1841) -- Phillippe-Joseph Aubert de Gaspe (1786-1871) -- Napoleon Aubin (1812-1890) -- Jacob Bailey (1731-1808) -Honore Beaugrand (1848-1906) -- Elisabeth Begon (1696-1755) -- Michael Bibaud (1782-1857) -- Margaret Agnew Blennerhassett (1773-1842) -- Georges Boucher de Boucherville (1814-1894) -- Napoleon Bourassa (1827-1916) -- John George Bourinot (1837-1902)-Frances Brooke (1724 -1789) -- Richard Maurice Bucke (1837-1902) -- Arthur Buies (1840-1901) -- Adam Hood Burwell (1790-1849) -- George Frederick Cameron (1854-1885) -- William Bleasdell Cameron (1862-1951) -- John Carroll (1850-1917) -- William Chapman (1850-1917) -- Pierre-Joseph-Oliver Chauveau (1820-1890) -- Harriet Vaughan Cheney (1796-1889) -- Laure Conan (Felicite Angers)(1845-1924) -- Octave Cremazie (1827-1879) -- Sarah Anne Curzon (1833-1898) -Eliza Lanesford Cushing (1794-1886) -- Nicholas Flood Davin (1840? -1901) -- James De Mille (1833-1880) -- Louise-Antoine Dessaulles (1819-1895) -- Edward Hartley Dewart (1828-1903) -- Wiilliam "Tiger" Dunlop (1792-1848) -- May Agnes Fleming (1840-1880) -- John Franklin (1786-1847) -- Louis-Honore Frechette (1839-1908) -- John Galt (1779-1839) -- Francois-Xavier Garneau (1809-1866) -- Antoine Gerin-Lajoie (1824-1882) -- Oliver Goldsmith (1794-1861) -- George Monro Grant (1835-1902) -John Gyles (1680-1755) -- Thomas Chandler Haliburton (1796-1865) -- Susan Frances Harrison (1859-1935) -- Julia Catherine Hart (1796-1867) -- Robert Hayman (1575-1629) -- Samuel Hearne (1745-1792) -- Charles Heavysege (1816-1876) -- Alexander Henry (1739-1824) -- Sophie Almon Hensley (1866-1946) -- Abraham S. Holmes (1821?-1908) -- Joseph Howe (1804-1873) -- John Hunter-Duvar (1821-1899) -- Douglas Smith Huyghue (1816-1891) -- Anna Jameson (1794-1860) -- John Rodgers Jewitt (1783-1821) -- Adam Kidd (1802?-1831) -- William Kirby (1817-1906) -- Louis-Armand de Lom d'Arce, Baron de Lahontan (1666-1715?) -- Anne Langton (1804-1893) -- Pamphile Lemay (1837-1918) -- James MacPherson Le Moine (1825-1912) -- Anna Leonowens (1834-1914) -- Rosanna Eleanor Leprohon (1829-1879) -- Marc Lescarbot (circa 1570-1642) -- John Lesperance (1835?-1891) -George Longmore (1793?-1867) -- John Keast Lord (1818-1872) -- Alexander Mackenzie (1763-1820) -- Charles Mair (1838-1927) -- Thomas McCullock (1776-1843) -- Thomas D'Arcy McGee (1825-1868) -- James McIntyre (1827-1906) -- Alexander McLachlan (1818-1896) -- John Wedderburn Dunbar Moodie (1797-1869) -- Susanna Moodie (1803-1885) -- Emily Murphy (1868-1933) -- Jonathan Odell (173-1818) -- Gilbert Parker (1860-1932- ) -Moses Henry Perley (1804-1862) -- Pierre Petitclair (1813-1860) -Joseph Quesnel (1796-1852) -- John Richardson (1796-1852) -- Louis Riel (1844-1885) -- Adolphe-Basile routhier (1839-1920) -- Mary Anne Sadlier (1820-1903) -- Charles Sangster (1822-1893) -- Elizabeth Simcoe (1762-1850) --- Burrows Willcocks Arthur Sleigh (1821-1869) -- Goldwin Smith (1823-1910) -George Stewart, Jr. (1848-1906) -- Samuel Strickland (1804-1867) -- Benjamin Sulte (1841-1923) -- Joseph- Charles Tache (1820-1894) -- Jules-Paul Tardivel (1851-1905) -- David Thompson (1770-1857) -- Thomas Phillips Thompson (1843-1933) -- Catherine Parr Traill (1802-1899) -- Joseph-Patrice Truillier-Lacombe (1807-1863) -- Roger Viets (1738-1811) -- Agnes Ethelwyn Wetherald (1857-1940) -- William Henry Withrow (1839-1908)
Summary Covers the long period of Canadian literary history that stretches from the seventeenth century to 1890, stopping just as Canadians were beginning to think of themselves as a coherent national community
Notes "A Bruccoli Clark Layman book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 349-357) and index
Subject Authors, Canadian -- Biography -- Dictionaries
Authors, French-Canadian -- Biography -- Dictionaries
Canadian literature -- Bio-bibliography
Canadian literature -- Dictionaries
French-Canadian literature -- Bio-bibliography
French-Canadian literature -- Dictionaries
Authors, Canadian.
Authors, French-Canadian.
Canadian literature.
English Literature.
English.
French-Canadian literature.
Languages & Literatures.
Genre/Form Bio-bibliography.
Biographies.
Dictionaries.
Form Electronic book
Author New, William H
Gale Research Inc
LC no. 90043445
ISBN 081034579X
9780810345799