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This page lists 88 reference items (encyclopedia entries, bio-bibliographical studies, surveys, or anthologies) published about L.M. Montgomery since 1912.

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2018 } { 2016 } { 2013 } { 2011 } { 2010 } { 2009 } { 2008 } { 2006 } { 2005 } { 2004 } { 2003 } { 2002 } { 2001 } { 2000 } { 1996 } { 1995 } { 1994 } { 1993 } { 1992 } { 1991 } { 1990 } { 1989 } { 1988 } { 1987 } { 1986 } { 1985 } { 1984 } { 1983 } { 1982 } { 1981 } { 1980 } { 1978 } { 1977 } { 1976 } { 1975 } { 1974 } { 1972 } { 1967 } { 1966 } { 1959 } { 1942 } { 1936 } { 1932 } { 1927 } { 1912 }

2018 (1)

Rubio, Mary Henley. “Montgomery, Lucy Maud (Macdonald).” In Dictionary of Canadian Biography, Volume 17: 1941–1950. University of Toronto/Université Laval, 2018. http://www.biographi.ca/en/bio/montgomery_lucy_maud_17E.html.

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2016 (2)

Collins, Carolyn Strom. A Guide to L.M. Montgomery’s Story and Poem Scrapbooks 1890–1940: Stories and Poems Published in Periodicals and Preserved by L.M. Montgomery in Twelve Scrapbooks. Charlottetown: L.M. Montgomery Institute, 2016.

Collins, Carolyn Strom, comp. and ed. An Annotated Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery’s Stories and Poems. Charlottetown: L.M. Montgomery Institute, 2016.

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2013 (1)

McIntosh, Andrew, and Cecily Devereux. “Lucy Maud Montgomery.” In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada, 1 January 2013 (last edited 31 January 2022). https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/montgomery-lucy-maud.

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2011 (2)

Lane, Richard J. The Routledge Concise History of Canadian Literature. London: Routledge, 2011.

See chapter 3, “A New Nation: Prose Fiction and the Rise of the Canadian Novel during the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries,” 38–72; chapter 4, “In Flanders Fields: Gender and Social Transformation in the First and Second World Wars,” 73–93.

Narbonne, André. “Lucy Maud Montgomery (L.M. Montgomery) (30 November 1874–24 April 1942).” In Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 362: Canadian Literary Humorists, edited by Paul Matthew St. Pierre, 172–86. Detroit: Gale Cengage Learning, 2011.

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2010 (1)

Hilder, Monika. “Lucy Maud Montgomery 1874–1942.” In The Encyclopedia of Christian Literature, edited by George Thomas Kurian, 469–72. Latham, MD: The Scarecrow Press, 2010.

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2009 (3)

Lefebvre, Benjamin. “L.M. Montgomery and Her Publishers.” In Historical Perspectives on Canadian Publishing. McMaster University/Queen’s University/University of Toronto Thomas Fisher Rare Books Library, 2009. https://digitalcollections.mcmaster.ca/hpcanpub/case-study/lm-montgomery-and-her-publishers.

Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery.” In Children’s Literature Review, Volume 145, edited by Tom Burns, 93–179. Detroit: Gale, 2009.

Lechowick, Frank, and Juanita Lechowick. A Collector’s Guide to L.M. Montgomery Firsts. N.p.: n.p., 2009.

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2008 (1)

Gammel, Irene. “Anne of Green Gables.” In Girl Culture: An Encyclopedia, edited by Claudia Mitchell and Jacqueline Reid-Walsh, 145–48. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2008.

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2006 (1)

Nelson, Claudia. “Montgomery, L.M.” In The Oxford Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature, edited by Jack Zipes, 3: 88–90. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.

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2005 (1)

Treleaven, Cameron, Aritha van Herk, and Mary McConnell. Editions and Impressions: Collectors and Their Love of the Works of L.M. Montgomery; An Exhibition in the Nickle Arts Museum, 15 June–29 July, 2005. Calgary: University of Calgary Information Resources, 2005.

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2004 (1)

Silvey, Anita. 100 Best Books for Children. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2004. A Frances Tenenbaum Book.

See “Anne of Green Gables,” 111–13.

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2003 (1)

Anne of Green Gables [by] L.M. Montgomery.” In Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Volume 140, edited by Janet Witalec, 276–345. Detroit: Gale Research, 2003.

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2002 (4)

Rubio, Mary Henley. “Montgomery, Lucy Maud.” In Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada, edited by William H. New, 748–51. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002.

Kertzer, Adrienne. “Children’s Literature in English.” In Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada, edited by William H. New, 198–201. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002.

Rubio, Mary Henley. “Anne of Green Gables.” In Encyclopedia of Literature in Canada, edited by William H. New, 30–31. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2002.

“L.M. Montgomery 1874–1942.” In Children’s Literature Review, Volume 91, edited by Scot Peacock, 113–96. Detroit: Gale, 2004.

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2001 (7)

Dagg, Anne Innis. The Feminine Gaze: A Canadian Compendium of Non-fiction Women Authors and Their Books, 1836–1945. Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2001.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud,” 218–19.

“Montgomery, L.M.” In The Concise Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 333–35. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Also, in revised form, in The Concise Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 2nd edition, 437–39. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2011.

Anne of Green Gables.” In The Concise Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 19. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2001.

Also, in revised form, in The Concise Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 2nd edition, 25. Don Mills, ON: Oxford University Press, 2011.

Cavert, Beth. “Montgomery, L.M. (Lucy Maud).” In The Continuum Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature, edited by Bernice E. Cullinan and Diane G. Person, 553–55. New York: Continuum, 2001.

Jones, Caroline E. “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud) 1874–1942.” In The Cambridge Guide to Children’s Books in English, edited by Victor Watson, 486–87. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Jones, Caroline E.Emily of New Moon.” In The Cambridge Guide to Children’s Books in English, edited by Victor Watson, 235–36. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

Ang, Susan. “Anne of Green Gables.” In The Cambridge Guide to Children’s Books in English, edited by Victor Watson, 38–39. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001.

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2000 (2)

Epperly, Elizabeth Rollins, Deirdre Kessler, and Anne-Louise Brookes. The Bend in the Road: An Invitation to the World and Work of L.M. Montgomery (CD-ROM). Charlottetown: L.M. Montgomery Institute, 2000.

Griffith, John W., and Charles H. Frey. “L.M. Montgomery.” In Classics of Children’s Literature, edited by John W. Griffith and Charles H. Frey, 5th ed., 1105–8. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 2000.

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1996 (2)

Drew, Bernard A. The 100 Most Popular Young Adult Authors: Biographical Sketches and Bibliographies. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1996.

See “Lucy Maud Montgomery,” 324–29.

“Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud) 1842–1942.” In Contemporary Canadian Authors: A Bio-bibliographical Guide to Current Canadian Writers in Fiction, General Nonfiction, Poetry, Journalism, Drama, Motion Pictures, Television, and Other Fields, edited by Pamela Willwerth Aue and David M. Galens, 1: 328–32. Toronto: Gale Canada, 1996.

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1995 (2)

McGillis, Roderick. “Canada.” In Children’s Literature: An Illustrated History, edited by Peter Hunt, 333–43. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995.

Campbell, Marie C. “Montgomery, Lucy Maud.” In Children’s Books and Their Creators, edited by Anita Silvey, 465–66. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1995.

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1994 (2)

Harel, Josephine, and Bill Moore. A Study Guide for Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables. Hamilton: Tree House Press, 1994. The Canadian Novel Study Program.

Burke, Betty. A Literature Unit for Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery. Edited by Janet Cain. Illustrated by Kris Sexton. Huntington Beach, CA: Teacher Created Materials, 1994.

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1993 (1)

“L.M. Montgomery (1874–1942).” In Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Volume 51, edited by Laurie Di Mauro. Detroit: Cengage Gale, 1993.

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1992 (1)

Helbig, Alethea K., and Agnes Regan Perkins. Dictionary of Children’s Fiction from Australia, Canada, India, New Zealand, and Selected African Countries: Books of Recognized Merit. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992.

See “Anne of Green Gables,” 12–14; “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud) (1874–1942),” 257.

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1991 (3)

Mitchell, Judith N. “Anne of Green Gables.” In Reference Guide to English Literature, 2nd ed., edited by D.L. Kirkpatrick, 1463–64. Chicago: St. James Press, 1991.

York, Lorraine M. “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud).” In Reference Guide to English Literature, 2nd ed., edited by D.L. Kirkpatrick, 980–81. Chicago: St. James Press, 1991.

Rubio, Mary. “Lucy Maud Montgomery.” In Profiles in Canadian Literature 7, edited by Jeffrey M. Heath, 37–45. Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1991.

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1990 (3)

Frazer, Frances. “Lucy Maud Montgomery (30 November 1874–24 April 1942).” In Canadian Writers, 1890–1920, edited by W.H. New, 246–53. Detroit: Gale Research, 1990. Dictionary of Literary Biography 92.

O’Reilly, Gabrielle. The World of Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Teacher’s Guide to the Bantam and Seal Works of L.M. Montgomery. New York: Bantam, 1990.

Wilmshurst, Rea. “Quotations and Allusions in L.M. Montgomery’s Other Novels.” Toronto: n.p., 1990.

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1989 (3)

Rubio, Mary. “Anne of Green Gables.” In The Oxford Companion to Canadian Theatre, edited by Eugene Benson and L.W. Conolly, 24–25. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Mosby, Charmaine Allmon. “Anne of Green Gables.” In Beacham’s Guide to Literature for Young Adults, edited by Kirk H. Beetz and Suzanne Niemeyer, 1: 79–86. Washington, DC: Beacham Publishing, 1989.

Yanchus, Helen M. New Approaches to the Novel: Anne of Green Gables. London, ON: The Althouse Press, 1989.

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1988 (6)

Gagnon, André, and Ann Gagnon, eds. Canadian Books for Young People / Livres canadiens pour la jeunesse. 4th ed. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1988.

Rubio, Mary. “Montgomery, Lucy Maud.” In The Canadian Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., edited by James F. Marsh, 1378. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1988.

Also in The Canadian Encyclopedia, Year 2000 ed., edited by James F. Marsh, 1511. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1999.

Besner, Neil. “Anne of Green Gables.” In The Canadian Encyclopedia, 2nd ed., edited by James F. Marsh, 79. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1988.

Also in The Canadian Encyclopedia, Year 2000 ed., edited by James F. Marsh, 84. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1999.

Stott, Jon C., and Raymond E. Jones. Canadian Books for Children: A Guide to Authors and Illustrators. Toronto: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Canada, 1988.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud (1874–1942),” 124–28.

Stott, Jon C. “L.M. Montgomery (1874–1942).” In Writers for Children: Critical Studies of Major Authors since the Seventeenth Century, edited by Jane M. Bingham, 415–22. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1988.

Steele, Apollonia, comp. Theses on English-Canadian Literature: A Bibliography of Research Produced in Canada and Elsewhere from 1903 Forward. Calgary, 1988.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud, 1874–1942,” 305.

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1987 (2)

Moritz, Albert, and Theresa Moritz. The Oxford Illustrated Literary Guide to Canada. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1987.

Hendrickson, Linnea. Children’s Literature: A Guide to the Criticism. Boston: G.K. Hall and Company, 1987.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud (1874–1942),” 198–99.

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1986 (4)

Russell, Ruth Weber, D.W. Russell, and Rea Wilmshurst. Lucy Maud Montgomery: A Preliminary Bibliography. Waterloo: University of Waterloo Library, 1986. University of Waterloo Library Bibliography 13.

Moss, Anita, and Jon C. Stott. The Family of Stories: An Anthology of Children’s Literature. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1986.

See “Appendix B: The Children’s Novel,” 620–58.

Walker, Evelyn A., and Neal L. Edgar. “Frederick A. Stokes Company.” In Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 49: American Literary Publishing Houses, 1638–1899, edited by Peter Dzwonkoski, 433–36. Detroit: Gale Research Company, 1986. A Bruccoli Clark Book.

Becket, Margaret, and Theodora Mills. “L.C. Page and Company.” In Dictionary of Literary Biography, Volume 49: American Literary Publishing Houses, 1638–1899, edited by Peter Dzwonkoski, 349–51. Detroit: Gale Research Company, 1986. A Bruccoli Clark Book.

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1985 (2)

“L(ucy) M(aud) Montgomery 1874–1942.” In Children’s Literature Review, Volume 8, edited by Gerard J. Senick, 107–40. Detroit: Gale, 1985.

Wilmshurst, Rea, comp. “A Bibliography of L.M. Montgomery’s Short Stories, Poems, and Miscellaneous Articles.” N.p.: n.p., 1985.

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1984 (1)

Carpenter, Humphrey, and Mari Prichard. The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1984. See “Anne of Green Gables,” 25–26; “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud),” 356.

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1983 (4)

Parker, George L. “Montgomery, L.M. (1874–1942).” In The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 528–29. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1983.

Also, in revised form, in The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by Eugene Benson and William Toye, 2nd ed., 760–62. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Egoff, Sheila. “Children’s Literature in English.” In The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 117–23. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1983.

Also, in different form and as “Children’s Literature in English: To the 1970s,” in The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by Eugene Benson and William Toye, 2nd ed., 197–200. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Parker, George L.Anne of Green Gables (1908).” In The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by William Toye, 14–15. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1983.

Also, in revised form, in The Oxford Companion to Canadian Literature, edited by Eugene Benson and William Toye, 2nd ed., 36–37. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Hoy, Helen. Modern English-Canadian Prose: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Company, 1983. American Literature, English Literature, and World Literatures in English Information Guide Services 38.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud (1874–1942),” 328–35.

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1982 (1)

Cadogan, Mary. “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud).” In Twentieth-Century Romance and Gothic Writers, edited by James Vinson, 503–5. Detroit: Gale Research Company, 1982.

Also in Twentieth-Century Romance and Historical Writers, 2nd ed., edited by Lesley Henderson, 469–70. Chicago: St. James Press, 1990.

Also in Twentieth-Century Romance and Historical Writers, 3rd ed., edited by Aruna Vasudevan, 469–70. Detroit: St. James Press, 1994.

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1981 (2)

Moss, John. A Reader’s Guide to the Canadian Novel. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1981.

See “Montgomery, L.M.,” 343–44.

Rahn, Suzanne. Children’s Literature: An Annotated Bibliography of the History and Criticism. New York: Garland Publishing, 1981. Garland Reference Library of the Humanities 263.

See “Lucy Maud Montgomery (1874–1942),” 295–97.

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1980 (2)

McDonough, Irma, ed. Canadian Books for Young People / Lives canadiens pour la jeunesse. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1980.

Wilmshurst, Rea. “Scrapbooks and Gatherings of Poems and Stories by L.M. Montgomery at Her Birthplace, Clifton Corners, P.E.I.” N.p.: n.p., 1980.

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1978 (3)

Sorfleet, John Robert. “Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud).” In Twentieth-Century Children’s Writers, edited by D.L. Kirkpatrick, 905–8. New York: St. Martin’s Press; London: The Macmillan Press, 1978.

Also in Twentieth-Century Childrens Writers, 2nd ed., edited by D.L. Kirkpatrick, 553–55. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1983.

Also in St. James Guide to Children’s Literature, edited by Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast, 758–60. Detroit: St. James Press, 1999.

“Montgomery, Lucy Maud.” In The Macmillan Dictionary of Canadian Biography, edited by W. Stewart Wallace, revised and updated by W.A. McKay, 4th ed., 586–87. Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1978.

Woodcock, George. Faces from History: Canadian Profiles and Portraits. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1978.

See “Lucy Maud Montgomery,” 200–201.

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1977 (1)

“Montgomery, L(ucy) M(aud) 1874–1942.” In Yesterday’s Authors of Books for Children: Facts and Pictures about Authors and Illustrators of Books for Young People, from Early Times to 1960, edited by Anne Commire, 1: 182–92. Detroit: Gale Research, 1977.

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1976 (2)

Fee, Margery, and Ruth Cawker. Canadian Fiction: An Annotated Bibliography. Toronto: Peter Martin Associates, 1976.

See “Montgomery, Lucy Maud,” 79–81.

Colombo, John Robert. Colombo’s Canadian References. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1976.

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1975 (1)

Fisher, Margery. Who’s Who in Children’s Books: A Treasury of the Familiar Characters of Childhood. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston; London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1975.

See “Anne Shirley,” 23.

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1974 (1)

Colombo, John Robert, ed. Colombo’s Canadian Quotations. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1974.

See “Montgomery, L.M.,” 427–28.

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1972 (1)

“Montgomery, Lucy Maud.” In Encyclopedia Canadiana, Volume 7, 133–34. 1957. Toronto: Grolier of Canada, 1972.

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1967 (3)

“L.M. Montgomery.” In Canadian Writers / Écrivains canadiens: A Biographical Dictionary / Un dictionnaire biographique, edited by Guy Sylvestre, Brandon Conron, and Carl F. Klinck, 111. 1964. Rev. ed. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1967.

Story, Norah. The Oxford Companion to Canadian History and Literature. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1967.

See “Montgomery, L.M.,” 534.

Hackett, Alice Payne. 70 Years of Best Sellers 1895–1965. New York: R.R. Bowker Company, 1967.

See “Best Seller Subjects,” 57–88.

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1966 (1)

Watters, Reginald Eyre, and Inglis Freeman Bell, comps. On Canadian Literature 1806–1960: A Check List of Articles, Books, and Theses on English-Canadian Literature, Its Authors, and Language. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1966.

See “Macdonald, Mrs. Lucy Maud (Montgomery) 1874–1942,” 125.

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1959 (1)

Watters, Reginald Eyre. A Check List of Canadian Literature and Background Materials 1628–1950. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1959.

Also, in revised form, as A Checklist of Canadian Literature and Background Materials 1628–1960. 2nd ed. University of Toronto Press, 1972.

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1942 (1)

“Montgomery, Lucy Maude [sic].” In Twentieth Century Authors: A Biographical Dictionary of Modern Literature, edited by Stanley J. Kunitz and Howard Haycraft, 974–75. New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1942.

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1936 (1)

“MacDonald, Mrs. Ewan (Lucy Maud Montgomery), O.B.E.” In The Canadian Who’s Who: A Handbook of Canadian Biography of Living Characters, Volume 2: 1936–1937, edited by Charles G.D. Roberts and Arthur Leonard Tunnell, 660. Toronto: The Times Publishing Company of London, England, 1936.

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1932 (1)

“Macdonald, Mrs. L.M.” In Who’s Who 1932: An Annual Biographical Dictionary with Which Is Incorporated “Men and Women of the Time,” 2028. London: A and C Black, 1934.

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1927 (1)

Books for Boys and Girls, Being a List of Two Thousand Books Which the Librarians of the Boys and Girls Division of the Toronto Public Library Deem to Be of Definite and Permanent Interest. Toronto: Boys and Girls House, Public Library of Toronto, 1927.

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1912 (1)

“McDonald [sic], Mrs. Lucy Maud, author.” In The Canadian Men and Women of the Time: A Hand-Book of Canadian Biography of Living Characters, edited by Henry James Morgan, 2nd ed., 760. 2nd ed. Toronto: William Briggs, 1912.

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