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Klee Wyck

Emily Carr

Klee Wyck

by Emily Carr

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- British Columbia.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEmily Carr ; with a foreword by Ira Dilworth.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE78.B9 C37 1941
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 155 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14291321M

    Kiss Wyck, ""the Laughing One,"" is a Canadian painter who has set down these recollections of her childhood days some fifty years ago among the Indian villages of the British Columbian coast, and of later days when with dog and sketchbook she went into wild and lonely places in search of Indian subjects. She sees and records with the accuracy of the trained and sensitive artist, and the tales. Klee Wyck (Book): Carr, Emily: The legendary Emily Carr was primarily a painter, but she first gained recognition as a writer. Her first book, published in , was titled Klee Wyck (Laughing One), in honour of the name that the Native people fo the west coast gave her as an intrepid young woman. The book was a hit with both critics and the public, won the prestigious Governor Generals.

    Jul 10,  · The book is a collection of stories—she modestly referred to them as “sketches”—which she wrote in notebooks over a number of years. To Carr’s surprise, Klee Wyck won the Governor General’s Award for literature. Robertson Davies praised the book. “Completely free of fripperies and self-conscious fine writing. Now, with the click of a mouse, you can investigate the world of Emily Carr without having to leave your eventfr.com Wyck, first published in , is a collection of twenty-one sketches that document her experiences with British Columbia's indigenous people. It won .

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