Sous-fonds SF147 - Lorne and Edith Pierce collection. Norman Gregor Guthrie sous-fonds

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Lorne and Edith Pierce collection. Norman Gregor Guthrie sous-fonds

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CA ON00239 SF147

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  • 1924 (Creation)
    Guthrie, Norman Gregor

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0.02 m of textual records

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Norman Gregor Guthrie hailed from the Guelph area and was educated at McGill, Osgoode Hall and the University of Toronto. He was a poet and lawyer. Under the name of John Crichton, he published "A vista" (1921), "Flower and flame" (1924), "Pillar of smoke" (1925), and "Flake and petal" (1928). His study of Archibald Lampman (1927) proved that he was also an able critic. He died in 1929.

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Sous-fonds consists of typescript, with holograph notes, for a collection o f poetry entitled "Flower and Flame."

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Gift of Lorne and Edith Pierce


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  • English

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  • Shelf: 2001.1