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By Sheila M.F. Johnston

This is the 1st generously illustrated biography of the Mohawk poet-performer E. Pauline Johnson-Tekahionwake. the writer has created a thrilling quantity of anecdotes, letters and poetry, and illustrated it with interval images and new illustrations via the Six international locations artist, Raymond R. Skye.

While the tale of Pauline Johnson has been instructed sooner than, it hasn't ever been given the intimacy that this publication presents. Tracing her ancestry, relocating directly to discover her notable degree profession, and at last laying off gentle on Pauline Johnson’s final years in Vancouver, Sheila M.F. Johnston has breathed new lifestyles into the compelling tale of 1 of Canada’s brightest literary and level stars.

This e-book comprises over 40 poems that aren't a part of Pauline Johnson’s vintage number of poems, Flint and Feather. The "uncollected" poems were culled from information, libraries and out-of-print books. They make clear the advance of the poet, and enlighten and improve her existence tale.

Buckskin & Broadcloth is really a party of the lifetime of a Canadian hero – one whose legacy to Canadian literature and Canadian theatre is unparalleled.

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