17 February 2011

Pierre Berton as Casey's Scary Uncle

Adventures of a Columnist
Pierre Berton
Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1967


  1. I wonder what Mr Berton thought of this cover. I can imagine him on the phone - "Jack, what the hell!"

  2. bowdler, the unfortunate result of a lost bet, perhaps? I do have my theories, the most elaborate involving young Patsy Berton and a grade school art project.

    JRSM, much as it reminds me of a piñata, I miss Berton too much to grab a stick. Wonder where the thing is today. Here's hoping its not in the Keele Valley Landfill.