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A book of Canada.

Author: William Toye
Publisher: London, Collins [1962]
Series: Collins national anthologies
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Genre/Form: Collections
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Toye
OCLC Number: 1475324
Description: 416 pages illustrations 19 cm.
Contents: A visit by the Vikings / translator Einar Haugen --
The search for new islands / Lorenzo Pasqualigo --
Cartier visits Hochelaga / Translator H.P. Biggar --
The castaways / Andre Thevet --
Sir Humphrey Gilbert takes possession of Newfoundland / Edwar Haie --
The sight of land / Marc Lescarbot --
A new world / Samuel de Champlain --
To Champlain / Marc Lescarbot --
Mutiny on Hudson Bay / Aracuk Pricket --
The pleasant life in Newfoundland / Robert Hayman --
Father Le Jeune Winters with the Montagnais / Paul le Jeune --
Instructions for the fathers of our society who shall be sent to the Hurons / Jean de Brebeuf --
The founding of Montreal / Dollier de Casson --
Alarms at Montreal / Marie Morin --
Captured by Mohawks / Pierre Esprit Radisson --
Sir William Phips attacks Quebec / Baron de Lahontan --
Of my thre years' captivity with the French / John Gyles --
The expulsion of the Acadians / John Winslow --
The British Conquest / John Knox --
Absolutism and the failure of New France / Alan Gowans --
The Coppermine Lawrence / Robert Hunter --
On a Visiting Loyalists on the Upper St. Lawrence / Robert Hunter --
On a river craft / William Dunlop --
The Steamboat: a boon to men and beasts / Philippe Aubert de Gaspe --
Immigration / William Kilbourn --
The truth about Canada / Basil Hall --
A sublime Occasion / John Galt --
Corduroy roads / Basil Hall --
An agreeable surprise / Philip Annett --
The governor's visit / John Langton --
"What is Canada good for?" / Catharine Parr Traill --
In my time ... / Anne Wilkinson --
Parade / Day Robina and Kathleen Lizars --
The attack on Toronto / quoted by Samuel Thompson --
The double hanging / Patrick Slater --
The voyageurs: (1) At Montreal 1818 / Thomas Storrow Brown --
(2) En route / R.M. Ballantyne --
(3) The brigade / R.M. Ballantyne --
Governor Simpson's Rum Council with the Indians / Sir George Simpson --
The western trail / Sir George Simpson --
The table talk of James Douglas / J.S. Helmcken --
Confederation / Donald Creighton --
The city on the plain / Ralph Connor --
The first transcontinental: (1) The mad project / Henry Labouchere --
(2) Laying the tracks / J.H.E. Secretan --
(3) John A. goes west on the C.P.R. / Donald Creighton --
(4) And views the Pacific Ocean / Sir Joseph Howe --
Prairie transformation / Mary Hiemstra --
The Klondike gold rush: (1) En route: the Chilcoot pass / J.H.E. Secretan --
(2) The city gold dust built / J.H.E. Secretan --
(3) Pete's Place / Tapan Adney --
(4) Strike / Tapan Adney --
(5) Dawson in the 1950's / Pierre Berton --
The arrival of the Dukhobors / J.F.C. Wright --
Noblesse Oblige / Sara Jeanette Duncan --
Man and machines / Frederick Philip Grove --
Canada : case history / Earle Birney --
People --
The loon's necklace / Douglas Leechman --
The women of Canada / Peter Kalm --
A New Year's call on Mrs. Stuart / George T. Landmann --
The people of Quebec / John Lambert --
Colonel Talbot and the sliding window-pane / James H. Coyne --
William Lyon Mackenzie / quoted by Robina and Kathleen Lizars --
The old voyageur / Alexander Ross --
The impersonator / George S. Thompson --
The Ojibway chief / George M. Grant --
Indian dress / W.F. Butler --
Gran loses her teeth / Mazo de la Roche --
Lizzie of Craigleigh / Anne Wilkinson --
The Desjardins / Duncan Campbell Scott --
The expatriate / Ringuet --
Rose-Anna's Daniel / Gabrielle Roy --
Mrs. Goffman buys some fish / Jack Ludwig --
The homemaker / Ralph Allen --
Sophie / Emily Carr --
Canadians in London / Mordecai Richler --
Places --
The provinces / A.M. Klein --
The fishiest capital / G.D. Warburton --
Memories of Newfoundland / E.J. Pratt --
A world in miniature / Sir Andrew MacPhail --
The charms of Sydney / B.W.A. Sleigh --
Halifax / Hugh MacLennan --
The destruction of Saint John / Charles G.D. Roberts --
Home town / Bruce Hutchison --
The view of Quebec / John Lambert --
Market-day at Quebec / Jeremy Cockloft --
Montreal 1846 / B.W.A. Sleigh --
The sword in the stone / Hugh MacLennan --
Indian reservation: Caughnawaga / A.M. Klein --
Toronto 1837 --
Who knows? / Anna Jameson --
Toronto 1913 --
What can one say? / Rupert Brooke --
Small city / Robertson Davies --
Buildings / Robertson Davies --
Commercial bank / A.M. Klein --
Small town / Stephen Leacock --
Lake Ontario / Henry James --
Niagra / Henry James --
Lake Erie / James Reaney --
Lake Superior / James Reaney --
Elevator, Sask / Ralph Allen --
Looking backward / Rupert Brooke --
Vancouver lights / Bruce Hutchison --
Victoria 1861 / R. Byron Johnson --
John A. and Victoria / Sir Joseph Pope --
Victoria now / Norman Levine --
Trans Canada / F.R. Scott --
Man and nature: east to west --
Nature itself / Patrick Anderson --
My first shipwreck / Robert a. Bartlett --
Up in the barrel of wooden wall / William Howe Greene --
Sealing / Louis Ganier --
Migration / Fred Bodsworth --
Spawning time / Thomas H. Raddall --
Salmon / Charles G.D. Roberts --
The rabbit snares / Charles G.D. Roberts --
First snow: Lake Achigan / Irving Layton --
Winter at Quebec / Pierre Charlevoix --
The ice cone at Montmorency falls / George T. Landmann --
A hunter's tale / George T. Landmann --
Hunting moose / G.D. Warburton --
The break-up / A.M. Klein --
March field / F.R. Scott --
The farmer's masters / Louis Hemon --
Clouds / James Reaney --
A thunderstorm / Archibald Lampman --
To hold in a Poem / A.J.M. Smith --
On Lake Huron / Anna Jameson --
Loons / John D. Robins --
En route / Duncan Campbell Scott --
A painter's country / A.Y. Jackson --
Camp-fire / R.M. Ballantyne --
Running a rapid / W.F. Butler --
Buffalo: (1) The hunt / John Kerr --
(2) Stampede John Kerr --
(3) Their disappearance / W.F. Butler --
The northern lights / Mary Hiemstra --
A prairie sunset / E.J. Pratt --
The canyons of the Upper Fraser: (1) Simon Fraser 1808 / Simon Fraser --
(2) R.C. Mayne 1859 / R.C. Mayne --
Salmon drowns eagle / Malcolm Lowry --
Why I fish / Roderick Haig-Brown --
The lonely land / A.J.M. Smith --
Man and nature: the far north --
Prologue / quoted by Warburton Pike --
Arctic ice / Sir John Ross --
Eskimo / Raymond de Coccola and Paul King --
The coming of the deer / Farley Mowat --
Sirenek / Raymond de Coccola and Paul King --
Cold exodus / Raymond de Coccola and Paul King --
The Inukok / Farley Mowat --
Death on the barrens: (1) The land / George Whalley --
(2) John Hornby / George Whalley --
(3) Edgar Christian / Edgar Christian --
(4) From the report of Inspector Trundle, R.C.M.P. --
Work and play --
Down-river on a lumber-raft / George S. Thompson --
A seaport on a river / Pemberton Smith --
The picnic / Nellie M'Clung --
Laurier on the opening of Parlaiment / Wilfrid Laurier --
The royal visit / James Reaney --
Spring cleaning / Kate Aitken --
Pastoral of the city streets / A.M. Klein --
The Canadian authors meet / F.R. Scott --
Fishermen's portage / John D. Robins --
Beans! / Robert E. Gard --
The school on the little water hen / Gabrielle Roy --
Faiths and Follies --
The matter of sin on P.E.I. / Sir Andrew MacPhail --
Calling a minister / L.M. Montgomery --
The holy candle / Isaac Weld --
The funeral of Madame Faucher / George T. Landmann --
Giving God his due / Ringuet --
Parish church / Alan Gowans --
For the sisters of the Hotel Dieu / A.M. Klein --
Cotes des Neiges Cemetery / Irving Layton --
Monsieur le Cure speaks / Roger Lemelin --
On seeing the statuettes of Ezekiel and Jeremiah in the Church of Notre Dame / Irving Layton --
Bar-Mitzvah in a church / Mordecai Richler --
Sister Playright, Methodist / John Carroll --
A Methodist revival meeting / Patrick Slater --
The dissenters / J.V. McAree --
Deacon Arnold / Wilson Macdonald --
On my way to school / Irving Layton --
In St. James' Church, York / Henry Scadding --
A frenchman's view of Canadian Protestantism / Andre Siegfried --
The propagandist / James Reaney --
The bequest / Robertson Davies --
Parson's wife / Sinclair Ross --
Of death and life / Emily Carr --
Epilogue: Canoe-trip / Douglas le Pan --
The miracle / A.R.M. Lower --
A nation undiscovered / Hugh MacLennan.
Series Title: Collins national anthologies

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