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3 edition of great Canadian sonnet found in the catalog.

great Canadian sonnet

David McFadden

great Canadian sonnet

story by David McFadden, drawn by Greg Curnoe.

by David McFadden

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Published by Coach House Pub. Co. in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesBeaver little book
ContributionsCurnoe, Greg, 1936-
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. illus. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21870691M

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During this period he wrote and published several volumes of poetry and a novel, The Great Canadian Sonnet (Coach House Press, , illustrated and designed by Greg Curnoe). A new edition of The Great Canadian Sonnet came out in , both in book form and in electronic form.   A sonnet is a poem of 14 lines usually written in iambic pentameter and traditionally associated with the theme of loveth century Italian poet Giacomo da Lentini is credited with the invention of the most influential early sonneteer was Italian scholar Petrarchan Sonnet consists of an 8-line octave, which usually presents a problem or explores an idea; followed by .


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