By: Berton, Pierre.

Price: $15.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

185 pp, 8 3/4" H. B&w cartoons. "This is Berton at his best: witty, opinionated, penetrating, and informative - the qualities that have made him Canada's best known and most widely read daily columnist." Chapter headings: All My Own Work; Five Dilemmas of Our Time; The Canadian Way of Life; The Writing Game: 1 - Craft Talks for Pen Clubs; The Writing Game: 2 - The School of Hard Knocks; The Writing Game: 3 - Four Colleagues (Hal Straight / W.O. Mitchell / Thomas P. Kelley / Lister Sinclair); Seasonal Reflections of a Country Dweller; Dreams and Daydreams. Very light browning to edges of endpapers, light toning to margins of pages and edges of text block, light wear at corners and top/bottom of spine, light wrinkling at bottom of spine, a few minor specks of glue on front hinge. Dust jacket has light browning, some soiling and rubbing on rear panel; light wear, wrinkling and a few tiny/small tears at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds.


Author Name: Berton, Pierre.

Illustrator: George Feyer.

Categories: Humor, Literature, Canada - General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1962

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 30620

Keywords: Pierre Berton, Canadian Columnists, 20th Century Canadian Authors, Humour, George Feyer, Christmas, Social Commentary, Canadian Life, Writing, Writers, Hollywood, Winnipeg, Hal Straight, W.O. Mitchell, Thomas P. Kelley, Lister Sinclair, Seasons, Rural Life.,