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Stories about storytellers : publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and others —Gibson, Douglas.
Book
2011
5 available of 5 items

From Alice Munro to Pierre Trudeau, Douglas Gibson recalls forty years of editing and publishing some of Canada's greatest storytellers and sharpest minds.

The hand-over : how bigwigs and bureaucrats transferred Canada's best publisher and the best part of our literary heritage to a foreign multinational —Dewar, Elaine, author.
Book
2017
12 available of 12 items

"In her controversial new book, Elaine Dewar, named among "Canada's best muckrakers," reveals how our premiere national publisher, McClelland and Stewart, was eventually sold to Random House, a division of German media g...

Stories About Storytellers : Publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau and Others —Gibson, Douglas, author.
EBook
2011

The legendary Canadian book editor presents this "remarkable, four-decade romp through the back rooms of publishing." -- Toronto Sun Scottish-born Douglas Gibson was drawn to Canada by the writing of Stephen Leacock -- a...

Stories about storytellers publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and others —Gibson, Douglas.
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2013

An autobiography that reviews the authors accomplishments working - and playing - alongside some of Canadas greatest writers. Relates the projects he brainstormed for writer Barry Broadfoot, how he convinced eventual Nob...

Stories about storytellers publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and others —Gibson, Douglas.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2013

An autobiography that reviews the authors accomplishments working - and playing - alongside some of Canadas greatest writers. Relates the projects he brainstormed for writer Barry Broadfoot, how he convinced eventual Nob...

Jack, a life with writers the story of Jack McClelland —King, James, 1942-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2001

Though officially a biography of the head of publishing house McClelland and Stewart, this book is equally about business and the Canadian literary scene. Jack McClelland was credited with introducing many well-known aut...

Imagining Canadian literature the selected letters of Jack McClelland —McClelland, Jack, 1922-
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2001

Selections from Jack McClelland's correspondence with many of the authors he brought to fame through his publishing house, McClelland and Stewart. His correspondents include Margaret Laurence, Farley Mowat, Leonard Cohen...

Jack, a life with writers the story of Jack McClelland —King, James, 1942-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2001

Though officially a biography of the head of publishing house McClelland and Stewart, this book is equally about business and the Canadian literary scene. Jack McClelland was credited with introducing many well-known aut...

Stories about storytellers publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and others —Gibson, Douglas.
EBook
2011

"Spotlighting an extraordinary career, this autobiography reviews the author's accomplishments working--and playing--alongside some of Canada's greatest writers. These humorous chronicles relate the projects he brainstor...

Stories about storytellers publishing Alice Munro, Robertson Davies, Alistair MacLeod, Pierre Trudeau, and others —Gibson, Douglas.
Ebook
2011

"Spotlighting an extraordinary career, this autobiography reviews the author's accomplishments working--and playing--alongside some of Canada's greatest writers. These humorous chronicles relate the projects he brainstor...

Imagining Canadian literature the selected letters of Jack McClelland —McClelland, Jack, 1922-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2001

Selections from Jack McClelland's correspondence with many of the authors he brought to fame through his publishing house, McClelland and Stewart. His correspondents include Margaret Laurence, Farley Mowat, Leonard Cohen...

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