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The nymph and the lamp.

Thomas Head Raddall

The nymph and the lamp.

Introd. by John Matthews.

by Thomas Head Raddall

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Published by McClelland and Stewart in [Toronto] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesNew Canadian library, no. 38
The Physical Object
Pagination333 p. ;
Number of Pages333
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21200677M

Thomas Raddall is one of Canada's most popular novelists, and a three-time winner of the Governor General Award for Fiction. Born in Nova Scotia, Thomas Raddall authored sixteen books inlcuding The Nymph and the Lamp, Rodger Sudden, and Halifax Warden of the North. A Nova Scotia classic, The Nymph and the Lamp is the story of Isabel Jardin, a strong and sensitive woman, and the men in her life--the stoic Matthew Carney, a living legend, the passionate Gregory Skane, and the innocent but infatuated Jim Sargent.4/5(3).

Set in the s, the story unfolds against the wild desolation of a windswept island off the coast of Nova Scotia. In writing The Nymph and the Lamp, Thomas H. Raddall created a haunting and powerful love story that, when first published in , became one of Canada's best-known novels/5(2). Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II Donor torontobookdrive External-identifierPages:

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The Nymph and the Lamp  was inspired by this experience, most of the book being set on Marina Island (a fictitious version of Sable Island) in the years and Raddall was also in Halifax at the time of the Halifax Explosion, and references are made to this event in the book.

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A Nova Scotia classic, The Nymph and the Lamp is the story of Isabel Jardin, a strong and sensitive woman, and the men in her life—the stoic Matthew Carney, a living legend, the passionate Gregory Skane, and the innocent but infatuated Jim Sargent. Set in the s, the story unfolds against the wild desolation of Marina, a wind-swept island /5(8).

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