Edwardian and Georgian Canadian Poets
1900-1930


 

 

Canadian Houses
of Romance


by

Katherine Hale
with Drawings by
Dorothy Stevens




Toronto: The Macmillan Company of
Canada Limited, at St. Martin’s House
MCMXXVI


 

CONTENTS

Dedication
Preface
Acknowledgements
Epigraph

1.—ANGELIC PATRONAGE
2.—THE HOUSE THAT WAS NOT THERE
3.—A FUR TRADER’S HOUSE
4.—SOME OLD SEIGNEURIES
5.—THE SEARCH FOR BELMONT
6.—MORNING AT SPENCER WOOD
7.—LONEWATER AND ANOTHER BELMONT
8.—IN A CELESTIAL CITY
9.—A STREET OF OLD HOUSES
10.—DOWN BY THE SEA
11.—A SENTIMENTAL RUIN
12.—MOUNT UNIACKE
13.—CLIFTON
14.—AT THE CHÂTEAU PAPINEAU
15.—RIDEAU HALL AND EARNSCLIFFE
16.—KINGSTON
17.—TOM TALBOT’S CASTLE
18.—A WITCH-HOUSE
19.—SWORDS AND SASHES
20.—“OUR ALTARS AND OUR FIRES”
21.—CHIEFSWOOD
22.—A CURSE AND A BLESSING
23.—THREE PIONEERS
24.—MOUNTAIN CABINS
25.—A POET’S GARDEN
26.—THE SEA CAPTAIN’S HOUSE
27.—AN ISLAND FARM
28.—THE OLD DOCTOR