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Bibliography of Works about T.C. Haliburton


Davies, Richard A. Inventing Sam Slick: a biography of Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Langille, Jacqueline. Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Tantallon, Nova Scotia: Four East Publications, 1990.

McMullin, Stanley Edward. Thomas Chandler Haliburton and his works. Toronto: ECW Press, 1989.

Percy, H. R.. Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Don Mills, Ontario: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1980.

Tierney, Frank M. Ed. The Thomas Chandler Haliburton Symposium. Ottawa: University of Ottawa Press, 1985.

Davis, Richard A. Ed. On Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Ottawa: Tecumseh Press, 1979.


"The Attractive-Repulsive American: Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s Sam Slick." Short Story 13,1 (Spring 2005): 61.

Bentley, D. M. R.. "Another Source for Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s The Clockmaker." Canadian Poetry 30 (1992): 74.

Haliburton, Gordon MacKay. "The Planter Roots of Thomas Chandler Haliburton." Dalhousie Review 71.3 (Fall 1991): 292.

Kelly, Darlene. "Thomas Haliburton and Travel Books About America." Canadian Literature 94 (1982): 25.

MacDonald, Mary Lu. "Heavy Haliburton." Canadian Literature/ Littérature Canadienne Spring/Summer 1997: 228.

MacDonald, R. D.. "Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s ‘Machine in the Garden’: applying Leo Marx’s criticism of America to Haliburton’s Clockmaker." Canadian Review of American Studies 19.2 (1988): 165.

Morrison, Katherine. "In Haliburton’s Nova Scotia: ‘The Old Judge or Life in a Colony.’" Canadian Literature 101 (1984): 58.

Panofsky, Ruth. "The Publication of Thomas Chandler Haliburton’s ‘The Clockmaker, 1st series.’" Canadian Literature 138/139(Fall/Winter 1993): 5.

Rasporich, Beverly. "The New Eden Dream: The Source of Canadian Humour: McCullough, Haliburton, and Leacock." Studies in Canadian Literature 7:2 (1982): 227.

Smurthwaite, Cynthia. "Slouching Towards Slickville: Sam Slick’s Chilly Reception." Studies in Canadian Literature 22.2(1997): 39.

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