Ana Historic

Ana Historic

A Novel

eBook - 2013
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A classic of Canadian literature, here is the A List edition of Daphne Marlatt's utterly original novel about rescuing a forgotten woman from obscurity. Featuring a new introduced by celebrated author Lynn Crosbie. Ana Historic is the story of Mrs. Richards, a woman of no history, who appears briefly in 1873 in the civic archives of Vancouver. It is also the story of Annie, a contemporary, who becomes obsessed with the possibilities of Mrs. Richard's life.
Publisher: [United States] : A List : Made available through hoopla, 2013
ISBN: 9781770893757
177089375X
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: Crosbie, Lynn 1963-
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Jan 29, 2017

3 women, 3 eras - one a small mention in historical text; one who brings her ideas of a 'proper woman' to an isolated logging town, attempting to instill them in her daughters; one, who is a daughter, trying to make sense of her own life, her mother's and Ana's as she searches for the meaning of her own life. the daughter Annie circles the lives of her mother Ina and historic Ana, trying to read between the lines as these 3 lives are inseparably entwined in this story.

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