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Anne of Green Gables /
L.M. Montgomery ; edited by Cecily Devereux.
Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview Press, 2004.
400 p. : ill.
1551113627 :
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Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview Press, 2004.
1551113627 :
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Appeared in Library Journal on 1994-11-15:
This version of Mongomery's classic is illustrated with 14 beautiful color prints by artist Gabriella Dellosso. Though many cheaper editions are available, this is really quite nice for the price. (c) Copyright 2010. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.
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"This is an exciting edition of Canada's most enduring literary classic, Anne of Green Gables. Cogent and compelling, Devereux's introduction sets the stage for a fresh look at the novel with an impressive array of relevant texts by L.M. Montgomery and her contemporaries. Montgomery's 'The Way to Make a Book' is a true discovery." - Irene Gammel, University of Prince Edward Island "Devereux's editing is judicious, fully informed by current scholarship, and the supplementary materials-dealing with Montgomery's views of gender and the writing life, early versions of the novel's episodes, and inspirations for Anne-will be fascinating to students and general readers alike." - Lorraine York, McMaster University
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L.M. Montgomery's Anne of Green Gables, a beloved Canadian classic, is now available in a handsome trade format accompanied by illuminating historical documents. This edition includes a critical introduction and a fascinating selection of contemporary documents that focus on the text's engagement with social and political issues, its relation to Montgomery's life and her other writing, and its circulation as a popular cultural commodity in Canada and elsewhere.

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