• Baym, Nina. "Sigourney, Lydia." American National Biography Online. American Council of Learned Societies: Oxford University Press, 2000.
  • Butscher, Edward. "Aiken, Conrad." American Biographical Dictionary Online. American Council of Learned Societies: Oxford University Press, 2000.
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Co-author of "The Whiffenpoof Song" with George S. Pomeroy.


Carol's Shield's works include


  • Others. Ottawa: Borealis, 1972.
  • Intersect. Ottawa: Borealis, 1974.
  • Coming to Canada. Ed. Christopher Levenson. Ottawa: Carleton University Press, 1992.


  • Small Ceremonies. McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1976.
  • The Box Garden. McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1977.
  • Happenstance. McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1980.
  • A Fairly Conventional Woman. MacMillan, 1982.
  • Various Miracles. Stoddart, 1985. (short stories)
  • Swann: A Mystery. Stoddart, 1987.
  • The Orange Fish. Random House, 1989. (short stories)
  • A Celibate Season. Carol Shields and Blanche Howard. Coteau, 1991.
  • Republic of Love. Random House, 1992.
  • The Stone Diaries. Random House, 1993.
  • Larry's Party. Random House, 1997.
  • Dressing Up For The Carnival. Random House, 2000. (short stories)
  • Unless. 2002.
  • Collected Stories. Random House, 2003. (short stories)


    Criticism and Biography
  • Susanna Moodie: Voice and Vision. Ottawa: Borealis, 1976.
  • Jane Austen. Penguin/Viking, 2001.
  • Dropped Threads: What We Weren't Told. Ed. Carol Shields and Marjorie Anderson. Random House, 2001.
  • Dropped Threads 2: More of What We Weren't Told. Ed. Carol Shields and Marjorie Anderson,. Random House, 2003.


  • Departures and Arrivals. Blizzard, 1990.
  • Fashion, Power, Guilt and the Charity of Families. Carol Shields and Catherine Shields. Blizzard, 1993.
  • Anniversary. Carol Shields and Dave Williamson. Blizzard, 1998.
  • Thirteen Hands and Other Plays. Vintage, 2001.
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  • "Dion Titheradge." Internet Movie Database.
  • May, James E. "Young, Edward (bap. 1683, d. 1765)." Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Online ed. Ed. Lawrence Goldman. Oxford: OUP, 2004.
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Bertram Stevens in 1906 gives this biographical summary:

Born in Co. Down, Ireland, 6th August, 1869; son of Rev. W. Wright, author of "The Brontes in Ireland", etc. Arrived in New Zealand, 1887. Entered Congregational Ministry, 1898. Now stationed at Nelson, N.Z.

Wright published four volumes of poetry and went on to edit the poems of Henry Lawson.

  • An Anthology of Australian Verse. Ed. Bertram Stevens. London: Macmillan, 1906. PR 9551 S72 Robarts Library. See the Gutenberg text of this anthology.
  • Lawson, Henry. Poetical Works of Henry Lawson. Ed. David McKee Wright. Sydney: Angus and Robertson, 1925. Fisher Rare Book Library shel 0661
  • Sharkey, Michael. "Wright, David McKee (1869–1928)." Australian Dictionary of Biography. National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, 1990.
  • Wright, David M'Kee. Aorangi, and other Verses. 1896.
  • --. New Zealand Chimes. Wellington, 1900.
  • --. Wisps of Tussock. Oamaru, 1900.
  • --. Station Ballads and Other Verses. Introduction by Rev. R. Waddell. Dunedin: J. G. Sewell, 1897. 1578/6680 British Library

We are grateful for access to AustLit in the preparation of these poems.