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Robertson Davies : a portrait in mosaic

Author: Val Ross
Publisher: Toronto : Emblem Editions, 2009, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Robertson Davies; Robertson Davies; Robertson Davies; Robertson Davies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Val Ross
ISBN: 9780771077760 0771077769
OCLC Number: 310399741
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 385 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Meeting the swan --
Walking spirits --
Thamesville to Deptford --
The land that God gave Cain --
Kingston/Salterton: "twice a city" --
An elegant seat of learning --
Queen's and the "special student" --
First loves --
A lost Oxford year --
In love and war --
Cheated by Canada --
Just a pinch better than Peterborough --
The children of the man with the beard --
"Tonight we are actors" --
Tempest in Wales --
Family games on Park Street --
Bearding the beard --
Leaven of malice --
Theatre dreams --
In search of a second wind --
A mixture of frailties --
Love and libel --
Return to the ivory tower --
Master of Massey --
Two deaths --
Inside the master's lodging --
Fifth business --
Deptford produces a trilogy --
The false god of the theatre --
Teacher --
Among writers --
Retirement, the life of a dog --
The Cornish trilogy --
An ambassador abroad --
The gay question --
The reluctant biographee --
Flim flam --
Honours and grandchildren --
Just a Canadian --
The ninth decade --
December 2, 1995.
Responsibility: Val Ross.

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