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Thomas Chandler Haliburton

H. R. Percy

Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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Published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside in Don Mills, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Haliburton, Thomas Chandler, 1796-1865,
    • Authors, Canadian -- 19th century -- Biography,
    • Humorists -- Canada -- Biography,
    • Judges -- Canada -- Biography,
    • Nova Scotia -- In literature

    • Edition Notes

      StatementH.R. Percy.
      SeriesThe Canadians
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.2.H34 Z79 1980
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63, [1] p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3820841M
      ISBN 10088902670X
      LC Control Number81130246
      OCLC/WorldCa9976881

      Thomas Chandler Haliburton of Windsor was an internationally acclaimed author. In , Ernest Hemingway said: “There are no great Canadian writers, writers that is, of the first rank, such as Hardy, Conrad, Fielding, Smollett and Joyce .[actually] there is one: Thomas Chandler Haliburton of .


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