Duncan Campbell Scott uncollected short stories by Duncan Campbell Scott

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Published by Canadian Poetry Press in London, Canada .

Written in English

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  • Canada

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  • Canada -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Other titlesUncollected short stories of Duncan Campbell Scott
Statementedited by Tracy Ware.
GenreFiction.
SeriesPost-Confederation poetry
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.S33 D86 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 160 p., [1] ;
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3748481M
ISBN 100921243456
LC Control Number2003430418

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Create Print book: Fiction: English: 3rd edView all editions and formats. Duncan Campbell Scott, Canadian administrator, poet, and short-story writer, best known at the end of the 20th century for advocating the assimilation of Canada’s First Nations peoples.

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Scott was a Canadian lifetime civil servant who served as deputy superintendent of the Department of Indian Affairs from toand is better known today. Duncan Campbell Scott was a Canadian poet and prose writer. With Charles G.D.

Roberts, Bliss Carman and Archibald Lampman, he is classed as one of Canada's Confederation Poets. Scott was also a Canadian lifetime civil servant who served as deputy superintendent of the Department of Indian Affairs from toand is "best known" today for.

Beside the slew the poplars play In double lines of silver-grey: A trembling in the silver trees A shadow-trembling in the slew. Standing clear above the hill The snow-grey clouds are still, Floating there idle as light; Beyond, the sky is almost white Under the pure deep zenith-blue.

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