|←Author Index: Ca||William Canton
|William Canton was a British poet, journalist and writer, now best known for his contributions to children's literature. These include his series of three books, beginning with The Invisible Playmate, written for his daughter Winifred Vida (1891—1901).|
- A Carol
- The Inquisition
- An Indian Cowrie (Found in a Cornish Barrow at the Land's End)
- A Lost Epic and other poems (1887)
- The fairy princess, and other poems
- The Invisible Playmate: A Story of the Unseen (1894)
- W. V. Her Book (1896)
- A Child's Book of Saints (1898)
- Children's sayings: edited with a digression on the small people (1900)
- In memory of W. V. (1901)
- The Comrades (1902) poems
- A history of the British and Foreign Bible Society, 5 vols (1904-1910).
- The Bible and the Anglo-Saxon People (1914)
- Poems (1927, Harrap)
Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, 1923.
The author died in 1926, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.