Publisher:Dundurn Press, 2013Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
Presenting three titles in the Quest Biography series that profiles prominent figures in Canada's history. In these books we explore the lives of some Canadian pioneers in the world of performing arts. Profiled are: Mary Pickford, the silent screen star of the 1920s; Emma Albani, a classical singer who reached the heights of fame in Europe; and John Grierson, a filmmaker responsible for setting up the National Film Board of Canada. Includes:Emma AlbaniJohn GriersonMary PickfordSubject(s): Motion picture actors and actresses | Motion picture producers and directors | Grierson, John, 1898-1972 | Performing arts | Women singers | Canada | Quebec | Albani, Emma, DameOriginal Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn PressLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9781459727939