|| Issued as part of the desLibris books collection.
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|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-316) and index.
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|| Introduction / Rita bode and Lesley D. Clement -- Prologue -- 1. Leaskdale : L.M. Montgomery's Rainbow Valley / Elizabeth Waterston -- A new home in Leaskdale : war and religion -- 2. "To the memory of" : Leaskdale and loss in the great war / Mary Beth Cavert -- 3. "Being a Christian" and a Presbyterian in Leaskdale / Margaret Steffler -- The changing world of women : mother, daughter, friend -- 4. "A gift for friendship" : revolutionary friendship in Anne of the island and The blue castle / Laura M. Robinson -- 5. The new mother at home : Montgomery's literary explorations of motherhood / Caroline E. Jones -- Shadows in Rainbow Valley : loss and grief -- 6. The shadow on the house of dreams : Montgomery's re-visioning of Anne / William V. Thompson -- 7. "My pen shall heal, not hurt" : writing as therapy in Rilla of Ingleside and The Blythes are quoted / Melanie J. Fishbane -- Interlude -- L.M.M. / Katherine Cameron -- A sense of place : reading and writing -- 8. Old years and old books : Montgomery's Ontario reading and self-fashioning / Emily Woster -- 9. (Re)locating Montgomery : Prince Edward Island romance to southern Ontario gothic / Natalie Forest -- Travels to Muskoka : commodification and tourism -- 10. Propriety and the proprietary : the commodification of health and nature in The blue castle / E. Holly Pike -- 11. Bala and The blue castle : the "spirit of Muskoka" and the tourist gaze / Linda Rodenburg -- Life in Toronto : professional and cultural links -- 12. Advocating for authors and battling critics in Toronto : Montgomery and the Canadian Authors Association / Kate Sutherland -- 13. Toronto's cultural scene : tonic or toxin for a sagged soul? / Lesley D. Clement -- Epilogue -- 14. Dear grandmother Maud on the road to heaven / Kate MaDonald butler -- Appendix. Montgomery's Ontario legacies : a community presence in the twenty-first century / Rita Bode and Lesley D. Clement with the assistance of Kristina Eldridge and Chloe Verner.
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