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Sam Slick, the clockmaker

Thomas Chandler Haliburton

Sam Slick, the clockmaker

by Thomas Chandler Haliburton

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Published by T.B. Peterson in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Judge Haliburton.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 36015
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microfiches (211 fr.)
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18896649M
ISBN 100665360150

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"In the s, Thomas Chandler Haliburton gave us the figure of Sam Slick, a wily Yankee clock-pedlar of incomparable vigour and voice. Immediately, Slick leapt off the page, and he continues to do so in this new edition of The Clockmaker, carefully prepared by Richard A. loveletterstotoledo.com: Thomas Chandler Haliburton. Apr 30,  · The serial publication of The Clockmaker in launched Canadian judge Thomas Chandler Haliburton to literary fame. A broad satire with a garrulous, deceitful American clock-seller, Sam Slick, as its central character, the book was embraced by reviewers and readers internationally/5(56).


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Lang: eng, Pages Reprinted in with the help of original edition published long back[]. This book is in black & white. Jun 27,  · Sam Slick, the clockmaker: the sayings and doings of Samuel Slick, of Slickville Item PreviewPages: May 09,  · Sam Slick of Slickville, Connecticut, is a Yankee clock-peddler who accompanies a visiting English gentleman on an unforgettable tour of early nineteenth-century Nova Scotia.

His shrewd observations and witty commentaries make up the thirty-three sketches of "The Clockmaker," First serialized in and and then published together in late in response to public demand, 2/5(1). Thomas Chandler Haliburton (17 December – 27 August ) was a Nova Scotian politician, judge, and loveletterstotoledo.com made an important political contribution to the state of Nova Scotia before its entry into Confederation of loveletterstotoledo.com was the first international best-selling author of fiction from what is now loveletterstotoledo.comhe emigrated to England, where he served as a Conservative Member of Born: 17 DecemberWindsor, Nova Scotia.

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Haliburton was admitted to. Sam Slick of Slickville, Connecticut, is a Yankee clock-peddler who accompanies a visiting English gentleman on an unforgettable tour of early nineteenth-century Nova Scotia.

His shrewd observations and witty commentaries make up the thirty-three sketches of The Clockmaker. First serialized in and and then published together in late in response to public demand, the sketches of.

Oct 06,  · Initially published as a series in a newspaper beginning inThomas Chandler Haliburton's The Clockmaker was anonymously published in book form a year later. As the subtitle describes, The Clockmaker consists of The Sayings and Doings of Sam Slick of Slickville.

Sam is an itinerant pedlar and clockmaker from New England who travels the. Jul 18,  · Book. The Clockmaker by Sam Slick. Orange hard cover with black writing. Lond: David Bryce 48 Paternoster Row, Edinburgh: W.P.

Nimmo. In the beginning of book is Slick's Letter to Mr. Howe, Pugnose's Inn, River Philip, Dec 25, Can you please tell me the worth?For fifty years afterSam Slick the Clockmaker was the most celebrated literary Yankee of the day.

The mere mention of him brought smiles to the faces of readers in Victorian Britain. He struck the funny bone of a nation with his barrage of Yankee slang.Sam Slick. Sam Slick, Haliburton’s fictional character, was first introduced in The Clockmaker; or The Sayings and Doings of Sam Slick of Slickville, first as a series of newspaper sketches and then collected into a book in The fast-talking Sam Slick travelled around the province using his “knowledge of soft sawder and human natur.