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L.M. Montgomery's rainbow valleys : the Ontario years, 1911-1942 / edited by Rita Bode and Lesley D. Clement.

Publication:
Montréal, [Quebećbec] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (344 p.)
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Subjects:
Novelists, Canadian -- Homes and haunts -- Ontario.
Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942 -- Homes and haunts -- Ontario.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Contents:
Introduction / Rita bode and Lesley D. Clement
Prologue
1. Leaskdale : L.M. Montgomery's Rainbow Valley / Elizabeth Waterston
A new home in Leaskdale : war and religion
2. "To the memory of" : Leaskdale and loss in the great war / Mary Beth Cavert
3. "Being a Christian" and a Presbyterian in Leaskdale / Margaret Steffler
The changing world of women : mother, daughter, friend
4. "A gift for friendship" : revolutionary friendship in Anne of the island and The blue castle / Laura M. Robinson
5. The new mother at home : Montgomery's literary explorations of motherhood / Caroline E. Jones
Shadows in Rainbow Valley : loss and grief
6. The shadow on the house of dreams : Montgomery's re-visioning of Anne / William V. Thompson
7. "My pen shall heal, not hurt" : writing as therapy in Rilla of Ingleside and The Blythes are quoted / Melanie J. Fishbane
Interlude
L.M.M. / Katherine Cameron
A sense of place : reading and writing
8. Old years and old books : Montgomery's Ontario reading and self-fashioning / Emily Woster
9. (Re)locating Montgomery : Prince Edward Island romance to southern Ontario gothic / Natalie Forest
Travels to Muskoka : commodification and tourism
10. Propriety and the proprietary : the commodification of health and nature in The blue castle / E. Holly Pike
11. Bala and The blue castle : the "spirit of Muskoka" and the tourist gaze / Linda Rodenburg
Life in Toronto : professional and cultural links
12. Advocating for authors and battling critics in Toronto : Montgomery and the Canadian Authors Association / Kate Sutherland
13. Toronto's cultural scene : tonic or toxin for a sagged soul? / Lesley D. Clement
Epilogue
14. Dear grandmother Maud on the road to heaven / Kate MaDonald butler
Appendix. Montgomery's Ontario legacies : a community presence in the twenty-first century / Rita Bode and Lesley D. Clement with the assistance of Kristina Eldridge and Chloe Verner.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed March 16, 2016).
Contributor:
Bode, Rita, editor.
Clement, Lesley D., editor.
ISBN:
0-7735-9738-7
OCLC:
910986447