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Moodie, Susanna 1803-1885

Overview
Works: 339 works in 1,829 publications in 5 languages and 20,150 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Diaries  Juvenile works  Poetry  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Editor, Lyricist
Classifications: F1057, 917.13042
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Most widely held works by Susanna Moodie
Roughing it in the bush, or, Life in Canada by Susanna Moodie( Book )

301 editions published between 1852 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in the Peterborough area, these sketches are based on the Moodies' experiences as settlers in Upper Canada between 1832 and 1839
Voyages : short narratives of Susanna Moodie by Susanna Moodie( )

14 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Susanna Moodie is, of course, best known for her books Roughing It in the Bush and Life in the Clearings, which are largely comprised of short sketches that she had previously published. What is not widely known, however, is that Moodie had a long and prolific literary career in which short sketches and tales were among her favoured genres. This book offers a selection of these narratives, most of which have been unavailable in print since the 19th century. This collection will give the reader a new understanding of Susanna Moodie's work
Flora Lyndsay, or, Passages in an eventful life by Susanna Moodie( )

52 editions published between 1854 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiographical account of a young British couple's preparations for leaving England and their voyage to Canada. As letters Susanna wrote about her immigration to Canada have not survived, this fictional recreation of her preparations and voyage document her experiences
Life in the clearings versus the bush by Susanna Moodie( Book )

73 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in English and French and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Life in the backwoods : a sequel to Roughing it in the bush by Susanna Moodie( )

23 editions published between 1887 and 2014 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written as a continuation of her sensational 1852 text, <Roughing it in the Bush</, Susanna Moodie's <Life in the Backwoods</ continues the narrative of her experience as a settler in mid-nineteenth century Upper Canada. By relating her own experiences and those of the community of pioneers also living in the harsh environment of the Canadian backwoods, Moodie creates a faithful portrait of the harsh life faced by settlers to the British Colony.</ Written primarily for British readers, <Life in the Backwoods</'together with <Roughing it in the Bush</'acted as a guide for newcomers to Canada on how to live and survive in the uncultivated wilds of Canada.</ HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.>
Susanna Moodie : letters of a lifetime by Susanna Moodie( )

7 editions published between 1985 and 2016 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1985, this volume of letters follows Susanna Moodie from her Suffolk girlhood and her experience as an aspiring young writer in London, through her emigration to Upper Canada and five decades of Canadian life. The letters provide a sense of Moodie's literary accomplishments before her emigration, the long, uncertain struggle to develop her career as a writer in the colony, and the brief but intense period of literary activity during which her books were published in Britain and the U.S
Mark Hurdlestone, or, The two brothers by Susanna Moodie( )

20 editions published between 1853 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Leatrim by Susanna Moodie( )

2 editions published in 2004 in Undetermined and English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life in the clearings by Susanna Moodie( Book )

26 editions published between 1953 and 2009 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Enthusiasm : and other poems by Susanna Moodie( )

28 editions published between 1831 and 2012 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geoffrey Moncton : or, The faithless guardian by Susanna Moodie( Book )

26 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six years in the bush; or, Extracts from the journal of a settler in Upper Canada, 1832-1838 by Thomas, b Need( )

8 editions published in 1838 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Need, an Englishman, spent six years, 1832-1838, in Bobcaygeon, Ontario. He then returned to England
The Monctons : a novel by Susanna Moodie( Book )

24 editions published between 1856 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hugh Latimer, or, The school-boys' friendship by Susanna Moodie( Book )

23 editions published between 1828 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forget-me-not : a Christmas and New Years present for 1826 by Frederic Shoberl( )

2 editions published in 1831 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Little Downy, or, The history of a field-mouse : a moral tale by Catherine Parr Strickland Traill( )

13 editions published between 1822 and 1998 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roughing it in the bush by Susanna Moodie( Book )

34 editions published between 1852 and 2018 in English and Chinese and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roughing It in The Bush chronicles Susanna Moodie?s harsh and often humorous experiences homesteading in the woods of Upper Canada. A frank and fascinating account of how one woman coped, not only with a new world, but with a new self, this unabridged text continues to justify the international sensation it caused when it was first published in 1852
Matrimonial speculations by Susanna Moodie( Book )

18 editions published between 1854 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world before them : a novel by Susanna Moodie( )

10 editions published between 1868 and 1998 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Volume 3 of a 3 volume set. For individual volumes in the set see CIHM nos. 94141-94143
Letters of a lifetime by Susanna Moodie( )

13 editions published between 1985 and 2008 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Voyages : short narratives of Susanna Moodie
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Voyages : short narratives of Susanna MoodieFlora Lyndsay, or, Passages in an eventful lifeLife in the clearings versus the bushLife in the backwoods : a sequel to Roughing it in the bushSusanna Moodie : letters of a lifetimeLife in the clearingsRoughing it in the bushLetters of a lifetime
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Strickland, S. (Susanna), 1803-1885

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Languages
English (864)

Chinese (4)

Italian (4)

French (2)

German (1)