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Robertson Davies

Canada (1913 - 1995)

William Robertson Davies, CC, FRSC, FRSL, was a Canadian novelist, playwright, critic, journalist, and professor. He was one of Canada's best-known and most popular authors, and one of its most distinguished "men of letters", a term Davies is sometimes said to have detested. Davies was the founding Master of Massey College, a graduate college at the University of Toronto.

Genres: Literary Fiction
Non fiction
Anthologies containing stories by Robertson Davies
Short stories
The Ghost Who Vanished by Degrees (1982)

World Fantasy Best Collection winner (1984) : High Spirits: A Collection of Ghost Stories
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (1986) : What's Bred in the Bone

Books about Robertson Davies
Annotated Bibliography of Canada's Major Authors (1981) by Jack David and Robert Lecker
The Enthusiasms of Robertson Davies (1990) by Judith Skelton
Robertson Davies (1991) by Elspeth Cameron
Robertson Davies (1993) by Mordecai Richler
Robertson Davies: Man of Myth (1995) by Judith Shelton Grant
Robertson Davies (2001) by Camille R LA Bossiere and Linda M Morra