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From Quebec to Piccadilly and other places, some Anglo-Canadian memories,

Author: Beckles Willson
Publisher: London, J. Cape [1929]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This autobiography by Willson contains much information about his life as a an writer and journalist in both Canada and England, and also his work for the military during the Great War. Willson was at one point writing about Canada and Newfoundland for the English paper the Daily Mail, and spent 5 months traveling there for material for his articles; chapter 5 recounts his time in Newfoundland. The author also  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Personal narratives, Canadian
Named Person: Beckles Willson; Beckles Willson
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Beckles Willson
OCLC Number: 3220258
Description: 366 pages frontispiece, plates, portraits, facsimiles 21 cm
Responsibility: by Beckles Willson.

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This autobiography by Willson contains much information about his life as a an writer and journalist in both Canada and England, and also his work for the military during the Great War. Willson was at one point writing about Canada and Newfoundland for the English paper the Daily Mail, and spent 5 months traveling there for material for his articles; chapter 5 recounts his time in Newfoundland. The author also writes of meeting Robert Reid in Montreal, and on pages 56-58 recounts the story of the Reids and the Newfoundland Railway.

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