By Daphne Marlatt
A vintage of Canadian literature, here's the a listing version of Daphne Marlatt’s completely unique novel approximately rescuing a forgotten lady from obscurity. that includes a brand new brought by means of celebrated writer Lynn Crosbie.
Ana Historic is the tale of Mrs. Richards, a lady of no historical past, who looks in brief in 1873 within the civic information of Vancouver. it's also the tale of Annie, a modern, who turns into enthusiastic about the probabilities of Mrs. Richards’s life.
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