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4 edition of The Sam Slick anthology. found in the catalog.

The Sam Slick anthology.

Thomas Chandler Haliburton

The Sam Slick anthology.

Selected and introduced by Reginald Eyre Watters. Text edited for modern readers by Walter S. Avis.

by Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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Published by Clarke, Irwin in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesClarke Irwin Canadian paperback, CI-37
ContributionsAvis, Walter Spencer, 1919-1979., Watters, Reginald Eyre,
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS8415 A4 S3 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination264p.
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19795619M

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Genre/Form: Fiction Circular 15 titles: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Haliburton, Thomas Chandler, Sam Slick anthology. Toronto, Clarke. Anthologies are collections of smaller works which may be short stories, essays, or poems.

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With his wry wit and Yankee voice, Sam Slick of Slicksville put forward his views on "human nature" in a regular column in the twenty-one sketches were published in a collection titled The Clockmaker, or the Sayings and Doings of Samuel Slick of Slicksville.

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SAM SLICK, THE CLOCKMAKER by Thomas Chandler Haliburton, Thomas Chandler Haliburton's fame rests on his invention of Sam Slick, a Yankee clock peddler who draws on his insight into "natur and human natur" to make his sales and who endlessly, and amusingly, draws attention to the failings of Nova Scotians (Bluenoses), the enlightened progressiveness of.

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Sam is a Yankee clock-peddler making away across Nova Scotia, offering mostly advice and opinion, with a few anecdotes thrown in, to a local known only as Squire, who decides to travel with him.