by Canadian Studies Programme, Mount Allison University in Sackville, N.B .
Written in English
Based on entries in A checklist of Canadian literature and background materials, 1628-1960, 2d ed., rev. and enl. (1972) by R. E. Watters. With additions from other sources.
|Statement||Canadian Studies Programme, Mount Allison University.|
|Contributions||Watters, Reginald Eyre.|
|LC Classifications||Z1377.P7 W375, PR9190.4 W375|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||185 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||185|
|LC Control Number||77367405|
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