THE WHITE SAVANNAHS
Edition: First printing
Toronto: Macmillan, 1936. Octavo, green cloth. (x) 288 pp. Spine faded and a bit darkened; fading to margins of covers; page edges yellowed; cracked front inner hinge neatly repaired; a good, clean jacketless copy otherwise. "The first book length work on English-Canadian literature written from a purely critical standpoint" (Germaine Warkentin) and the first book of modernist criticism in English-Canadian Literature. Essays on nine Canadian poets - Lampman, Pickthall, Pratt, Kennedy, Klein, Smith, Scott, Le Franc, and Livesay.