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Fonds F0021 - Hugh Hood fonds.

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Hugh Hood fonds.


  • 1953-2007 (Creation)

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7.87 m of textual records.

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Biographical history

Canadian author. Born in Toronto, Ontario, on April 30, 1928. Died in Montreal, Quebec, on August 1, 2000. Biographical information available in The Oxford companion to Canadian literature, 2nd ed., p. 548-549.

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Acquired between 1983 and 1999. Acc 829/07.19 donated by Noreen Mallory in 2007.

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Fonds consists of correspondence with editors, publishers, educators, authors and others; contracts; royalty statements; scrapbooks; manuscripts, ranging from rough drafts to galley proofs, of poems, short stories, novels and prose; articles and theses about H. Hood; published work; and works by others.

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Text in English.

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For additional archival material relating to Hugh Hood see the ECW Press fonds (Accession 287/82.11, 382/86.4, 617/97.16).

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