Collected short stories of Isabella Valancy Crawford

by Isabella Valancy Crawford

Publisher: Canadian Poetry Press in London, Canada

Written in English
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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesShort stories
Statementedited by Len Early and Michael Peterman
ContributionsEarly, L. R., Peterman, Michael A., 1942-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.2.C7 C65 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxlv, 566 p. :
Number of Pages566
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24472495M
ISBN 109780921243014
LC Control Number2010398402
OCLC/WorldCa322172908

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xlv, p.: ill. ; 23 cm. Other Titles: Short stories: Responsibility: edited by Len Early and. Crawford, Isabella Valancy, Selected stories of Isabella Valancy Crawford. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Isabella Valancy Crawford; Penny Petrone.

Isabella Valancy Crawford is known primarily as a poet. But during her life-time she was equally well-known as a writer of prose fiction. She was a regular contributor to Frank Leslie’s New York publications.¹ In she became the first local writer to have a novel, "A Little Bacchante" serialized by The Globe of To~rnto.² In September of the same year, her short story, “Extradited.

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ISABELLA VALANCY CRAWFORD, one of the greatest of women poets, was born of cultured parents,– Stephen Dennis Crawford, M.D., and Sydney Scott–in Dublin, Ireland, on Christmas day, Inthe family emigrated to Upper Canada and settled at Paisley, on the Saugeen river.

Irish-born Canadian poet, novelist, short story writer, and fairy tale writer. Crawford published one book of poetry in her short lifetime, Old Spookses' Pass, Malcolm's Katie, and Other Poems.

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By the time she had made a pilgrimage to the Crawford family’s Thornberry estate in Dublin, Galvin had herself become hooked on discovering Isabella Valancy Crawford. This book, obviously a labour of love, synthesizes what Galvin knows about the life of one of Canada’s most enigmatic writers.

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Garvin's The Collected Poems of Isabella Valancy Crawford () and Katherine Hale's Isabella Valancy Crawford () that she began to be recognized as a. Margaret Atwood--one of Canada's leading writers--and Robert Weaver--the dean of Canadian anthologists--have pooled their talents to produce this authoritative, as well as historically and regionally representative anthology of Canadian short stories.

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CRAWFORD, ISABELLA VALANCY, author and poet: b. 25 Dec. in Dublin (Republic of Ireland), daughter of Dr Stephen Dennis Crawford and Sydney Scott; d. unmarried 12 Feb. at Toronto, Ont. Of all the literary lives of her generation in Ontario, the life of Isabella Valancy Crawford.

"Old Spookses' Pass, Malcolm's Katie, and other poems" () was her sole published book of poetry, and it sold few copies. But with J.W. Garvin's "The Collected Poems of Isabella Valancy Crawford" () and Katherine Hale's "Isabella Valancy Crawford" (), she became known as a serious writer.

A posthumous publication is "The Halton Boys. Crawford’s work was rediscovered in the s. Among the works that have since been published are Selected Stories of Isabella Valancy Crawford (), Fairy Tales of Isabella Valancy Crawford (), Hugh and Ion (; an unfinished narrative poem), The Halton Boys (), and Malcolm’s Katie: A Love Story ().

Full Name: Isabella Valancy Crawford: Notes: Isabella Valancy Crawford's "Wrecked. or, The Rosclerras of Mistree" was serialized in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper from 26 October to 29 Marchbut never published as a book.

Her novel "Winona; or, The Foster-Sisters" was serialized in The Favourite 11 January to 29 March For a more detailed biography and bibliography, see her. Dictionary of Literary Biography 92; Farmiloe, ISABELLA VALANCY CRAWFORD: THE LIFE AND THE LEGENDS (Ottawa: Tecumseh, ); Galvin, ISABELLA VALANCY CRAWFORD: WE SCARCELY KNEW HER (Toronto: Natural Heritage, ); Morgan, TYPES OF CANADIAN WOMEN (), p.

64; Garvin, CANADIAN POETS (), pp. ; Vick, FROM QUILL TO BALLPOINT ( Isabella Valancy Crawford (). The City Tree. William Wilfred Campbell, comp.

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