Poet and Polymath

  • Watson Kirkconnell
    A Slice of Canada. University of Toronto Press
  • Watson Kirkconnell
    Centennial Tales and Selected Poems. University of Toronto Press
Reviewed by Meredith Thompson
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This review “Poet and Polymath” originally appeared in Explorers and Poets. Spec. issue of Canadian Literature 38 (Autumn 1968): 84-87.

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