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Selected letters of Margaret Laurence and Adele Wiseman

Author: Margaret Laurence; John Lennox; Ruth Panofsky; Adele Wiseman
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Over a period of forty years, from 1947 to 1986, Margaret Laurence and Adele Wiseman wrote to each other constantly. The topics they wrote about were as wide-ranging as their interests and experiences, and their correspondence encompassed many of the varied events of their lives. Laurence's letters - of which far more are extant than Wiseman's - reveal much about the impact of her years in Africa, motherhood, her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Briefsammlung 1947-1986
Correspondence
Named Person: Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman; Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman; Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman; Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman; Laurence, Margaret <1926-1987> - Correspondance.; Wiseman, Adele <1928-1992> - Correspondance.; Margaret Laurence; Adele Wiseman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Laurence; John Lennox; Ruth Panofsky; Adele Wiseman
ISBN: 0802042473 9780802042477 0802080901 9780802080905
OCLC Number: 37369928
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 424 pages : portrait ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by John Lennox and Ruth Panofsky.
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The correspondence between Margaret Laurence and Adele Wiseman covers a period of 40 years, from 1947-1986, and encompasses the professional and personal developments, accomplishments,  Read more...

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