From the Back Cover:
RONALD BATES is Professor of English in the Department of English at the University of Western Ontario. B. A., M. A., Ph. D., University of Toronto. He was English Lektor for three years at Uppsala University, Sweden. Author of two volumes of poetry, The Wandering World and Changes, he has published poems, translations and articles in various periodicals.
CANADIAN WRITERS is a series of handbooks designed to provide the student and general reader with compact and inexpensive introductions to significant figures on the Canadian literary scene. Each book is written expressly for the series by an outstanding Canadian critic or scholar and provides besides a comprehensive critical approach to a given author, useful biographical and bibliographical information.