Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1962
|Toronto: Ryerson, 1968|
|Markhan, ON: PaperJacks, 1983|
|Toronto: Dundurn, 2011|
Regarding the sales of "The Silence On The Shore" [sic] I think it has done remarkably well, considering that its publisher didn't want to sell any copies of it at all. I think, however, that had I not wanted to sell it I would have kept its sales down below 1,400, even if I would have to burn the books.
My personal feelings to you are friendly, but from a business and professional point of view I think it better that we do not involve each other with the other any more.
– Hugh Garner, letter to Jack McClelland, 28 August 1963