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Work by Date: 1927

This page lists a selection of shorter works (poems, short stories, and miscellaneous pieces) that L.M. Montgomery published in 1927. All items are signed “L.M. Montgomery,” unless stated otherwise.

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Summary

Serializations (1)

The Blue Castle (The Canadian Countryman)

Abridgements (1)

The Blue Castle (The Plain Dealer)

Poems (2)

To a Desired Friend | An Old Face

Miscellaneous Pieces (1)

The Day Before Yesterday (memoir)

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To a Desired Friend (poem)

The Commonweal (New York), 5 January 1927, 236. Scrapbook 5.

First Line: I have a right to you

Reprinted: St. Dunstan’s Red and White (Charlottetown), March 1937, 90.

Collected: The Blythes Are Quoted, 144–45.

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The Blue Castle (abridgement)

The Plain Dealer (Cleveland), 3 April 1927, Magazine Section, 2–11, 14, 16, 18–23.

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The Day Before Yesterday (memoir)

By L.M. Montgomery MacDonald [sic]. The College Times (Charlottetown), May 1927, 29–34.

Synopsis: In this short memoir, published in a magazine of Prince of Wales College in Charlottetown, Montgomery reminisces about her own year at that institution in 1893–1894 and marvels about all the societal changes since then.

Collected: The L.M. Montgomery Reader, Volume 1: A Life in Print, 230–36.

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The Blue Castle (serialization)

21 instalments. The Canadian Countryman (Toronto), 27 August 1927, 11, 15–17; 3 September 1927, 11–14; 10 September 1927, 13–16; 17 September 1927, 12–16; 24 September 1927, 12–15; 1 October 1927, 14–18; 8 October 1927, 9, 15–16; 15 October 1927, 7, 12–13; 22 October 1927, 9, 13–14; 29 October 1927, 9, 14–15; 5 November 1927, 14–18; 12 November 1927, 14–18; 19 November 1927, 14–16; 26 November 1927, 9, 17–18; 3 December 1927, 9, 16; 10 December 1927, 19, 47; 17 December 1927, 9, 30–31; 24 December 1927, 13–14; 31 December 1927, 9, 13; 7 January 1928, 9, 21–22; 14 January 1928, 13–15.

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An Old Face (poem)

The Commonweal (New York), 28 September 1927, 502. Scrapbook 5.

First Line: Many a wild, adventurous year

Alternate Version: Undated typescript. Scrapbook 5.

Reprinted: Literary Digest (New York), 22 October 1927, 34. Harrisburg (PA) Telegraph, 5 November 1927, 6. Cincinnati Enquirer, 7 January 1928, 6 (unsigned). American Federationist (Washington, DC), November 1928, 1325. St. Dunstan’s Red and White (Charlottetown), March 1937, 77. Iola (KS) Register, 13 July 1945, 2.

Collected: The Poetry of Lucy Maud Montgomery, selected by John Ferns and Kevin McCabe (Markham, ON: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1987), 88. The Blythes Are Quoted, 258 (with additional first stanza).

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