Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

  • Biographical Information about Leacock
    The Writing and Publication of Sunshine Sketches
    The Social and Political Context of Mariposa
    Literary Reception and Criticism
    Orillia and Mariposa
    The Choice of Copy-Text

Stephen Leacock: A Brief Chronology

SUNSHINE SKETCHES OF A LITTLE TOWN

Notes
Appendix A: Leacock’s Outline and Tables of Contents
Appendix B: Leacock’s Correspondence with His Publishers
Appendix C: Sunshine Sketches and Orillia
Appendix D: Contemporary Reviews of Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town

  1. Times Literary Supplement (15 August 1912)
  2. Spectator (24 August 1912)
  3. Canada: An Illustrated Weekly for All Interested in the Dominion (31
    August 1912)
  4. Tatler (11 September 1912)
  5. Toronto Globe (21 September 1912)
  6. Vancouver Daily Province (5 October 1912)
  7. New York Times (29 September 1912)
  8. Canadian Magazine (November 1912)
  9. Orillia Packet (12 December 1912)
  10. Review of Historical Publications Relating to Canada (1912)

Appendix E: Sunshine in Mariposa: A Play in Four Acts
Appendix F: Textual Variants in the Manuscript
Appendix G: Textual Variants in the Montreal Daily Star
Appendix H: Changes Made to the Copy-Text
Select Bibliography

Posted on October 29, 2015