We found 18 results
indigoBooksRobertson Davies


Showing 1 - 12 of 18 Results

In stock online

Available in stores

Fifth Business Ramsay is a man twice born, a man who has returned from the hell of the battle-grave at Passchendaele in World War I decorated with the Victoria Cross and destined to be caught in a no man's land where memory, history, and myth collide. As Ramsay…
Paperback

$22.00

In stock online

Not available in stores

Now part of the beautiful new Modern Classics series, The Rebel Angels is the first book in the celebrated Cornish Trilogy by one of Canada's most beloved literary icons.      Gypsies, defrocked monks, mad professors, and wealthy eccentrics--a…

Tempest-tost

by Robertson Davies

|October 13, 2015

Paperback

$20.00

In stock online

Available in stores

The debut novel that launched an astonishing literary career, Tempest-Tost is a magnificent display of Robertson Davies's legendary wit and the first novel in the Salterton Trilogy.      An amateur production of The Tempest provides a colourful…
Paperback | French

$20.96 online

$27.95

save 25%

In stock online

Available in stores

William Robertson Davies was born in Thamesville, Ontario in 1913. He taught English at the University of Toronto and was an actor, journalist, and newspaper editor before winning acclaim as a novelist with Tempest-Tost, the first of his Salterton trilogy. His…
Hardcover

$22.03 online

$35.00

save 37%

In stock online

Available in stores

Versatile and prolific, Robertson Davies was an actor, journalist and newspaper publisher, playwright, essayist, founding master of Massey College at the University of Toronto, and one of Canada’s greatest novelists. He was also an obsessive, complex, and…
Paperback

$20.00

In stock online

Available in stores

World of Wonders is the third novel in Robertson Davies’s celebrated Deptford Trilogy, which began with Fifth Business and The Manticore . Called “a spectacular, soaring work, an astounding tour de force unequaled in recent literature,” it is…

Fifth Business

by Robertson Davies

|October 13, 2015

Paperback

$20.02 online

$22.00

save 9%

In stock online

Available in stores

Ramsay is a man twice born, a man who has returned from the hell of the battle-grave at Passchendaele in World War I decorated with the Victoria Cross and destined to be caught in a no man's land where memory, history, and myth collide. As Ramsay tells his…
Paperback

$20.00

In stock online

Not available in stores

A literary classic from one of Canada's greatest storytellers, A Mixture of Frailties is the vivid and moving conclusion to the Salterton Trilogy.      A Mixture of Frailties is Robertson Davies's first extended engagement with one of the great…

The Manticore

by Robertson Davies

|October 13, 2015

Paperback

$20.00

In stock online

Available in stores

The Manticore is a fascinating exploration, by an exquisite stylist, of those regions beyond reason where monsters live. David Staunton, the son of Percy Boyd Staunton, travels to Switzerland. Traumatized by his father’s death and plagued by a lifetime of…
Paperback

$20.87 online

$22.50

save 7%

In stock online

Not available in stores

Hailed by the Washington Post Book World as "a modern classic," Robertson Davies’s acclaimed Deptford Trilogy is a glittering, fantastical, cunningly contrived series of novels, around which a mysterious death is woven. World of Wonders —the third…

Mantícora

by Robertson Davies

|October 1, 2006

Paperback | Spanish

$22.25 online

$25.00

save 11%

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

The mysterious death of the Canadian magnate Boy Staunton—whose drowned body was found inside his car at the bottom of the port of Toronto—has traumatized his son David, who, as opposed to the police, is convinced his father was murdered. Wanting to rid…

Ships within 1-2 weeks

Not available in stores

Robertson Davies wrote in most forms: plays, novels, diaries, articles, book reviews, play reviews, editorials, children’s and adult short stories (including ghost stories), television plays, libretti, an oratorio, poems, and speeches. The greater part of…