Item T4125:0002/1-4 - Emily Carr : a biography : Maria Tippett

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Emily Carr : a biography : Maria Tippett

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SFU Publications

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  • 1981 (Creation)

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4 audio cassettes (02:40:00) : 4.75 cm/sec, Dolby

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Between the lines : writers talking about their work

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The item consists of audio recordings from a study kit for Maria Tippett's book "Emily Carr: A Biography" (1978), comprising a series of recorded lectures and interviews on four cassettes. In the first two talks, Tippett outlines the life of Emily Carr. Two further talks are devoted to the research process and the writing of biography. Each talk is accompanied by an interview in which the interviewer poses questions arising from the talks. Through the tapes, the listener is introduced to the life and work of Emily Carr and the research process which has revealed that life to the biographer.

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SFU Publications, 1984


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Reference cassette copy available.

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Copying Restriction: No copying without permission of copright holder.
Use Restriction: No broadcast or commercial use with permission of copyright holder.
Copyright Status: Copyright held by the author and/or publisher.

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Accession number(s): T4125

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Previously described as AAAB5753.

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The cassettes are housed in a three-ring binder with a booklet detailing their contents.

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speaker: Maria Wendy Tippett, interviewer: Ann Cowan, sound recording: Simon Fraser University. Instructional Media Centre, publisher: SFU Publications

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