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Sunshine sketches of a little town —Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944.

Stephen Leacock's timeless tale is set in Mariposa, a fictional town on the shore of magnificent Lake Wissanotti. This story depicts the comedy of day-to-day life in a bustling small town.

Sunshine sketches of a little town

Stephen Leacock recounts his growing up period in the small town of Mariposa, Ontario, located on the shores of Lake Wissanotti with its notoriously leaky holiday steamer. It is a town similar to many other small towns i...

My discovery of the West : a discussion of East and West in Canada —Leacock, Stephen, 1869-1944.

One of the most important books to come out of Quebec, Thirty Acres traces the course of one man's life as he enters into the age-old rhythms of the land and of the seasons. At the same time, it is a novel on a grand soc...

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