- 1958-1982 (Creation)
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Extent and medium
0.25 m of textual records.
Name of creator
Canadian poet, novelist and translator Louise Gareau-Des Bois was born in Montreal, Quebec, in 1934. Biographical information available in Dictionnaire des auteurs de langue française en Amérique du Nord, p. 566-567.
Acquired in 1991.
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Content and structure area
Scope and content
Collection consists of correspondence; manuscripts of Deux solitudes; newsclippings of reviews of Deux solitudes and articles about H. MacLennan and L. Gareau-Des Bois; promotional material; and published excerpt from the translated novel.
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Conditions governing access
No restrictions on access.
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Script of material
Language and script notes
Text in English and French.
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