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Centennial tales and selected poems

Label
Centennial tales and selected poems
Title
Centennial tales and selected poems
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The poems in this collection are framed about the history of Canada, and are written in honour of the nation's Centennial in 1967. This volume also contains some lyrics from Dr. Kirkconnell's light opera, The Mod at Grand Pré, and the whole of his Greek-style drama, Let My People Go"--Publisher
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1977
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirkconnell, Watson
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
mixed forms
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canada
  • Canadian poetry
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Canadian poetry
  • Canada
Label
Centennial tales and selected poems
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
"Bibliography of published verse": pages 529-530
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Centennial tales: -- The Alaska crossing -- Leif speaks to Freydis -- John Cabot -- Henry Hudson -- The seven oaks massacre -- The Quebec conference -- The riding song of the Mounties -- The lay of Elijah -- My name is legion -- The coronary muse: -- Drink to me only-with maalox -- Five milligrams are best -- The mummies -- The bird with the leaky beak -- Let my people go -- From the mod at grand pre: -- We're allergic to you English -- Along the tides of mimi -- Miscellaneous poems: -- The road of Bethlehem -- Nova scotia suite -- Aesop up-to-date -- Manitoba symphony -- On the death of Marshal Joseph Pilsudski -- Draza dies a martyr -- From the flying bull and other tales: -- Usquedunk, the frog-king -- A latter-day job
  • The magyar violinist -- The jobless gaolbird -- The eternal quest: -- The way of a scientist -- The way of a jurist -- The way of a lover -- The way of a worshipper -- From Canada to Iceland -- From the tide of life and other poems: -- The wounded dog -- High winds -- Selected verse translations: European elegies: -- Animae Rerum -- Lacrimae Rerum -- Bird song -- Night -- Time -- Devouring time -- The hatefulness of death -- Written in new cemetery -- A churchyard flower -- The sun-dirge Three springs -- Unrest -- Love knows but loss -- To Isabel -- Her faith -- Grief -- Evening peace -- From the north American book of Icelandic verse (1930): -- I sail in the fall -- From the Magyar Muse (1933) -- From a skald in Canada
  • From poems by Adam Mickiewicx(1944): -- To my Russian friends -- Before two portraits of my mother -- From Miscellaneous periodicals: -- On the birth of Christ -- Treachery -- The amulet
Control code
ocn558559153
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 530 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781487592653
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1h0tvt6
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558559153
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Centennial tales and selected poems
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
"Bibliography of published verse": pages 529-530
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Centennial tales: -- The Alaska crossing -- Leif speaks to Freydis -- John Cabot -- Henry Hudson -- The seven oaks massacre -- The Quebec conference -- The riding song of the Mounties -- The lay of Elijah -- My name is legion -- The coronary muse: -- Drink to me only-with maalox -- Five milligrams are best -- The mummies -- The bird with the leaky beak -- Let my people go -- From the mod at grand pre: -- We're allergic to you English -- Along the tides of mimi -- Miscellaneous poems: -- The road of Bethlehem -- Nova scotia suite -- Aesop up-to-date -- Manitoba symphony -- On the death of Marshal Joseph Pilsudski -- Draza dies a martyr -- From the flying bull and other tales: -- Usquedunk, the frog-king -- A latter-day job
  • The magyar violinist -- The jobless gaolbird -- The eternal quest: -- The way of a scientist -- The way of a jurist -- The way of a lover -- The way of a worshipper -- From Canada to Iceland -- From the tide of life and other poems: -- The wounded dog -- High winds -- Selected verse translations: European elegies: -- Animae Rerum -- Lacrimae Rerum -- Bird song -- Night -- Time -- Devouring time -- The hatefulness of death -- Written in new cemetery -- A churchyard flower -- The sun-dirge Three springs -- Unrest -- Love knows but loss -- To Isabel -- Her faith -- Grief -- Evening peace -- From the north American book of Icelandic verse (1930): -- I sail in the fall -- From the Magyar Muse (1933) -- From a skald in Canada
  • From poems by Adam Mickiewicx(1944): -- To my Russian friends -- Before two portraits of my mother -- From Miscellaneous periodicals: -- On the birth of Christ -- Treachery -- The amulet
Control code
ocn558559153
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 530 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781487592653
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
portrait
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1h0tvt6
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)558559153
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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