Canadian bookman : a quarterly devoted to literature, the library and the printed book.
imprint
St. Anne de Bellevue, P.Q. : Industrial & Educational Press Limited, 1919-1939.
description
21 volumes : illustrations, portraits.
format(s)
Journal
Holdings
  • Location:
    Canadiana PER
    Library has:
    n.s., v. 1 (1919); n.s., v. 2, no. 1-2, 4 (Jan., Apr., Dec. 1920); n.s., v. 3, no. 1-2 (June-Sept. 1921); n.s., v. 4, no. 1-9, 11 (Dec. 1921-Sept. 1922, Nov. 1922); v. 5, no. 5 (May 1923); v. 6, no. 8-12 (Aug.-Dec. 1924); v. 7, no. 1-5, 7 (Jan.-July 1925); v. 8, no. 5, 8-9 (May, Aug.-Sept. 1926); v. 9, no. 1, 4 (Jan., Apr. 1927); v. 10, no. 4 (Apr. 1928); v. 11, no. 9-11 (Sept.-Nov. 1929); v. 13, no. 6 (June 1931); v. 14, no. 7 (July/Aug. 1932); v. 20, no. 3-4 (Aug.-Nov. 1938)
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pub. began/ended
New Series, Volume 1, No. 1 (Jan. 1919)-New Series, Volume 4, no. 12 (Dec. 1922); Volume 5, no. 1 (1923)-Volume 21, no. 11 (Oct./Nov. 1939)
imprint
St. Anne de Bellevue, P.Q. : Industrial & Educational Press Limited, 1919-1939.
current frequency
Monthly, Jan. 1922-
former frequency
Quarterly, 1919-1920, June-Dec. 1921
issn
0319-1532
contents note
The tragedy of mental blindness / by Samuel Henry Hooke, M.A., B.D., Assoc. Professor of Oriental Literature, Victoria College, Toronto, new series, v. 1, no. 1, page 13 -- The book agent: or Why do people buy books? / by Stephen Leacock, new series, v. 1, no. 1, pages 17-19 (with portrait) -- Some Canadian illustrators / by St. George Burgoyne, new series, v. 1, no. 1, pages 21-25; new series, v. 1, no. 2, pages 27-30 -- Twentieth century librarianship / Mary J. L. Black, new series, v. 1, no. 1, pages 58-60 -- Canada's first publishing house : a history and an appreciation / by E. J. Moore, new series, v. 1, no. 1, pages 71-74 -- A prologue in Heaven / by H. G. Wells, new series, v. 1, no. 3, pages 31-34 -- Bliss Carman's rare editions / by R. H. Hathaway, new series, v. 1, no. 4, pages 16-17 -- Teaching of French in Ontario / by Stephen Leacock, new series, v. 2, no. 1, pages 6-9 -- The library from the inside, out / by Mary S. Saxe, new series, v. 2, no. 2, pages 16-18 -- New library legislation in Ontario / by Mary J. L. Black, new series, v. 2, no. 4, pages 18-19 -- Canadian bookplates / by R. H. Hathaway, new series, v. 2, no. 4, pages 28-29 -- Librarianship as a profession / by Mary Kinley Ingraham, new series, v. 3, no. 1, pages 38-40 -- Sea variations / by E. J. Pratt, new series, v. 4, no. 2, pages 50-51 -- The bride dreams / by L. M. Montgomery, new series, v. 4, no. 4, page 101 -- A glimpse of the West / by J. E. H. MacDonald, v. 6, no. 11, pages [229]-231 --Charles G. D. Roberts / by Albert A. E. Smythe, v. 7, no. 2, page 25 -- The Toronto Grange in April / by J. E. H. Macdonald, v. 8, no. 5, pages [157]-158 -- John McCrae / by Lewis Wharton, v. 8, no. 8, pages [237]-239; Biographical sketch / by Lorne Pierce, pages 239-240 -- Charles G. D. Roberts / by V. B. Rhodenizer, v. 8, no. 9, pages [267]-269 -- John MacLean / by W. K., v. 8, no. 9, pages 269-270 -- Dr. John Maclean as an author / by Robert Watson, v. 10, no. 4, pages 101-102 -- An educated woman speaks: Virginia Woolf: Three guineas: Hogarth (Longmans Green) / [review by] Margaret T. Mackenzie, v. 20, no. 3, page 37 -- Scotch Galsworthy: George Blake: Late harvest: Collins / [review by] Northrop Frye, v. 20, no. 3, page 65 --
general note
Cover illustration, 1923- by Thoreau MacDonald.
Editors: Jan. 1919-Nov. 1922, B.K. Sandwell; Jan. 1923-Dec. 1937, F.I. Weaver; Apr. 1938- Harve Martin.
Imprint varies.
Issues for Apr. 1923-Mar. 1937 have subtitle: A monthly journal devoted to literature and the creative arts (varies slightly).
Later issues include illustrations by Thoreau MacDonald and C. W. Jefferys.
Published in St. Anne de Bellevue, 1919-20; Gardenvale, P.Q., 1920-22; Toronto, 1922-
catalogue key
63325
 
"Official organ of the Canadian Authors Association", June 1921-Nov. 1922.
Gift to Victoria University Library (volumes 1-3, v. 5, no. 5 - Canadiana Collection). Haines, Lloyd.
Merged with Canadian author to form Canadian author and bookman, April, 1940.
No numbers issued for January and April 1921.
The Canadian book trade journal was absorbed in Feb. 1922, becoming the Trade section of the Canadian bookman.

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