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9780887840562 - Six Journeys: A Canadian Pattern by Charles Taylor

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Paperback; Toronto: Anansi, 1977;

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Six Journeys: A Canadian Pattern

Taylor, Charles, Ed.

Toronto: House of Awansi Press, 1977. Book. Fair +. Trade Paperback. 1st Paperback Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 254 pp., source notes. No markings. Large 1-inch chip from top of front cover. Text OK. Taylor, a Globe and Mail correspondent, presents biographical sketches of six daring Canadians who found themselves by immersing themselves in other cultures. The six profiled are: Brig. James Sutherland Brown, Bishop White, James Houston, Herbert Norman, Emily Carr and Scott Symons. The Symons sketch recounts Symon's struggle against bourgeoise values, his fight for public tolerance of homosexuality and his turbulent affair with a teenaged boy..

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Anansi, 1977. Paperback. Very Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. The spine remains undamaged. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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Toronto, ON, Canada: Anansi Press, 1977 Six biographical studies of Canadians who went against the grain of their society and found a sustaining vision in other cultures.

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Anansi, 1977. Paperback. Good.

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Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 1977. (vi) 254 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. The Chapters are: Brigadier James Sutherland Brown - a senior Canadian staff officer during World War I who was also well known for drafting a plan to take several American border cities in the event of a war with the States; Bishop William White, an Anglican missionary who assembled the Chinese collection for the Royal Ontario Museum; James Houston, author of The White Dawn and the central figure in the development of Inuit art; Herbert Norman, diplomat, humanist and Japanese scholar; Emily Carr, well-known Canadian artist; and Scott Symons, writer, traveller, historian of the Canadian heritage and a social and sexual rebel; followed by a series of notes.. First Softcover Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

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