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  • Paperback
  • Bookstore's Wholesale Price: $12.5
  • January 2007
  • ISBN: 978-0-393-92695-8
  • 5.2 × 8.4 in / 464 pages
  • Territory Rights: Worldwide


Anne of Green Gables

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L. M. Montgomery (Author), Mary Henley Rubio (Editor, University of Guelph), Elizabeth Waterston (Editor, University of Guelph)

 

    Preface

    Acknowledgements, Abbreviations

    List of Illustrations

    The Text of Anne of Green Gables

    1. Anne of Green Gables
    2. A Note on the Text
    3. Manuscript Additions

    Backgrounds

    JOURNALS, CORRESPONDENCE, JUVENILIA

    1. Journal Entry (1889)
    2. “A Girl’s Place at Dalhousie College” (1896)
    3. Journal Entry (1901)
    4. “The Strike at Putney” (1903)
    5. Manuscript Journal Entry (1905)
    6. Letter to Ephraim Weber (1907)
    7. Journal Entry (1907)
    8. Letter to G. B. MacMillan (1908)
    9. Letter to Ephraim Weber (1908)
    10. Journal Entry (1910)
    11. Journal Entry (1911)
    12. Journal Entry (1914)
    13. “I Dwell Among My Own People” (c.1920/21)
    14. Journal Entry (1930)

    LITERARY CONTEXT

    1. The Bible – From Daniel
    2. John Morison – From “The Race that Long in Darkness Pined”
    3. Sir Walter Scott – From “Marmion”
    4. Lord Byron – From “Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage”
    5. Caroline Oliphant, Baroness Nairne – From “The Maiden’s Vow”
    6. William Cullen Bryant – From “Song of the Greek Amazon”
    7. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – From “Hymn to Night”
    8. Caroline Norton – From “Bingen on the Rhine”
    9. Alfred, Lord Tennyson – From “Tears, Idle Tears”
    10. From “Lancelot and Elaine”
    11. Louisa May Alcott – From Little Women
    12. Kate Douglas Wiggin – From Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
    13. Clarence Karr – “Addicted to Books”

    CULTURAL CONTEXT

    1. Carole Gerson – “Author, Publisher, and Fictional Character”
    2. Kate Wood – “In the News”
    3. Mary Rubio – “Scottish-Presbyterian Agency”

    Criticism

    EARLY REVIEWS AND RESPONSES

    1. From The New York Times (1908)
    2. From The Globe (1908)
    3. From The Spectator (1908)
    4. From The Patriot (1909)
    5. From English-Canadian Literature (1913)
    6. From Head-Waters of Canadian Literature (1924)
    7. From Poteen (1926)
    8. From The Peterborough Examiner (1942)

    MODERN CRITICAL VIEWS

    1. Northrop Frye – “The Pastoral Myth”
    2. Elizabeth Epperly – “Romancing the Voice”
    3. Marah Gubar – “The Pleasures of Postponement”
    4. Cecily Devereux – “The Culture of Imperial Motherhood”
    5. Gabriella ‰hmansson – “Lying and the Imagination”
    6. Frank Davey – “Ambiguity and Anxiety”
    7. T. D. MacLulich – “L. M. Montgomery and the Literary Heroine”
    8. Virginia Careless – “L.M. Montgomery and Everybody Else”
    9. Juliet McMaster – “Hair Red, Black, Gold, and Nut-brown”
    10. Rosemary Johnston – “L.M. Montgomery’s Interior/Exterior Landscapes”
    11. Elizabeth Waterston – “To the World of Story”
    12. Catherine Sheldrick Ross – “Readers Reading L.M. Montgomery”
    13. Carol Shields – “Exuberant vision”
    14. Margaret Atwood – “Revisiting Anne”

    Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Chronology

    Selected Bibliography