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Lengthening Days

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Title

Lengthening Days

Subject

Couple observing spring

Description

story of couple who go to live in a log cabin in the woods to observe spring; he’s an artist, like Nature: “First of its ornaments were the tiny creeping birds….”; quotes a Gaelic song about swans singing (trans in fn); Mark’s best picture is the fp he drew in black and white for the book that he printed: a self portrait by the hearth, wife sleeping on his chest; in fall, he returns to London, and prints book, which people read with pleasure

Creator

Prose and Initial by W.G. Burn-Murdoch

Publisher

Patrick Geddes & Colleagues

Date

Spring 1895

Rights

Public Domain
Source: 1) Ryerson University Library Archives and Special Collections; 2) Private Collection (Dennis Denisoff)

Relation

Yellow Nineties 2.0, edited by Lorraine Janzen Kooistra, Ryerson University Centre for Digital Humanities

Format

jpg

Language

English

Type

Image, text
Prose

Identifier

EGV1_burn_murdoch_lengthening
EGV1o_decorp_p44
EGV1o_burn_murdoch_init_p44

Date Created

August 6, 2014 LC; 27 Oct 2017, ljk

Date Modified

20 Oct. 2015, KF

License

Creative Commons