Download e-book for iPad: Buckskin and Broadcloth: A Celebration of E. Pauline Johnson by Sheila M.F. Johnston

By Sheila M.F. Johnston

ISBN-10: 1896219209

ISBN-13: 9781896219202

This is the 1st generously illustrated biography of the Mohawk poet-performer E. Pauline Johnson-Tekahionwake. the writer has created an exhilarating quantity of anecdotes, letters and poetry, and illustrated it with interval pictures and new illustrations by way of the Six international locations artist, Raymond R. Skye.

While the tale of Pauline Johnson has been instructed ahead of, it hasn't ever been given the intimacy that this booklet presents. Tracing her ancestry, relocating directly to discover her outstanding level occupation, and at last laying off mild on Pauline Johnson’s final years in Vancouver, Sheila M.F. Johnston has breathed new existence into the compelling tale of 1 of Canada’s brightest literary and level stars.

This ebook comprises over 40 poems that aren't a part of Pauline Johnson’s vintage number of poems, Flint and Feather. The "uncollected" poems were culled from documents, libraries and out-of-print books. They make clear the advance of the poet, and enlighten and increase her existence tale.

Buckskin & Broadcloth is really a party of the lifetime of a Canadian hero – one whose legacy to Canadian literature and Canadian theatre is unparalleled.

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