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Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of Susanna Moodie and Catharine Parr Traill

Gray, Charlotte

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ISBN 10: 0670881686 / ISBN 13: 9780670881680
Editorial: Viking, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1999
Condición: Near Fine Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Bag End Books (MISSISSAUGA, ON, Canada)

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A near fine copy (minor bumping, else fine) in a fine, price clipped dust jacket. SIGNED - NOT INSCRIBED - BY CHARLOTTE GRAY ON THE TITLE PAGE. This is a first edition, first printing with a full number line down to "1". Prior owner's name address on FFEP but other wise clean with no other markiings. N° de ref. de la librería 000074

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Título: Sisters in the Wilderness: The Lives of ...

Editorial: Viking, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Año de publicación: 1999

Encuadernación: Hardcover

Condición del libro:Near Fine

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine

Ejemplar firmado: Signed by Author(s)

Edición: 1st Edition

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In the inhospitable and hardscrabble bush of Canada, facing a pioneering existence that they never even knew existed, the well-educated, but modestly married, British born Strickland sisters, Susanna and Catharine, turned to the pen to ease their loneliness and isolation. Susanna Moodie’s Roughing It in the Bush warned her countrymen from taking the bait and emigrating to Canada; Catharine Parr Traill’s The Backwoods of Canada and Life in the Clearings celebrated her new-found freedom in Canada's classless society, and the spirit of industry. Both women had great influence on England's understanding of colonial Canada, as well as on Canada's own vision of its young self. Their writings have become central to all Canadian studies courses and are considered classic examples of pioneer memoirs.

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