Monthly Archives: July 2016

Dance of the Happy Shades

Dance of the Happy Shades by Alice Munro was published by The Ryerson Press in 1968. This was Alice Munro’s first book of stories and “a publishing event that will bring her national (and international) recognition. Her complete honesty, unpretentious … Continue reading

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The Canadian Cook Book

The Canadian Cook Book was first published by The Ryerson Press in 1923. The 1923 list of publications of The Ryerson Press contains an entry under the category of “On Various Themes” for A Canadian Cookery Book by N.L. Pattinson. … Continue reading

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The Swamp of Telda

The short story The Swamp of Telda was written by Lorne Pierce* for inclusion in the The Canada Book of Prose and Verse, Book II, 1928, which he edited along with Dora Whitefield. This series was co-published with The Macmillan … Continue reading

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