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1 BARBOUR, Douglas A Poem As Long As the Highway. First Edition.
Quarry Press, Kingston, 1971, 
BARBOUR, Douglas. A Poem As Long As The Highway. Kingston : The Quarry Press, (1971). First Printing. Pp. (36). Unpaginated. 8vo, decorated grey card covers with red titles to front, blank spine. The Winnipeg-born author's second collection of poems. "'The Poem As Long As The Highway' is a sequence of delicate and haunting lyrics celebrating the discovery (or re-discovery)of the West. its theme is that response of homage to the ancient land that is the beginning of a viable Canadian culture." - from the rear cover. Ver y faint brown toning to fore-edge, else very good. Due to the small size ofthis book, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 16.00

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2 Amethyst Literary Quarterly, Acadia University Students BARBOUR, Douglas COOK, Gregory M. WETMORE, Gordon Amethyst Literary Quarterly Vol. 1 Number 1, Spring 1962
Acadia University Students, 1962, 
[COOK, Gregory M.]. Amethyst. Student Literary Quarterly Vol. 1, Number 1. Spring 1962. Edited by Gregory M. Cook. Wolfville: Acadia University Students, 1962. Pp. (2),3-32. 8vo, stapled pale purple card covers, purple illustration to front. Contains "Beginners Luck" by Frances Getzler; "Fragments" by Foster Bent ( d. December 22, 2005.); "A Sociologist Looks at New Year'sEve" and and three poem: "Thoughts at Three A.M.", "Fireworks", and "Forsy thia" by Rosamond Smith; "Salt, Bitter Sea" by Laura M. Dexter; "Night" by Rosalie Beck; "For Better or Worse" by Frances E. Hansen; "The Bigger They Come" a short prose piece by Gordon Wetmore; four poems by Douglas Barbour,"The Dying of The Light", "Snowlove", "Nothern Vista" and "Ambiguity"; "My Babysitter" , a short prose piece by Gregory M. Cook (pp.24-25). Very good . 25.00

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3 BARBOUR, Douglas Harbingers, The.
Quarry Press, 1984, ISBN:0919627161 
BARBOUR, Douglas. The Harbingers. N. pl.: The Quarry Press, (1984). Pp. [24], unpaginated. 8vo, beige card covers, navy titles to front. The second book of poetry for The Quarry Press by this Canadian author. Faint red line (one inch) to front cover, else very good. 20.00

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4 BARBOUR, Douglas Shore Lines : Poems. First Edition.
Turnstone Press, 1979, ISBN:0888010257 
BARBOUR, Douglas. Shore Lines : Poems by Douglas Barbour. []: Turnstone Press, (1979). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-56. 8vo, pale blue card covers with brown titles to spine, in like jacket. A collection of poems by the Winnipeg-born author. Contents: "Dreaming", "Walking Long Beach", "Moonwalks","Maligne Canyon Poems", and "Shore Lines". Light browning and nicking to s pnie, else very good. Due to the small size of this book, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 12.50

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5 BARBOUR, Douglas Striations.
Apollo, Halifax, N.S., 1964, 
BARBOUR, Douglas. Striations. Halifax, N.S.: Apollo, August 5, 1964.. Pp (12). 8vo, green stapled card covers. “Edited by S.E. Sprott, Apollo is an independent literary unperiodical that may appear from time to time.” This issue is all Douglas Barbour. The poems: "That long journey home", "Endings which with pain soon salve the wound", "Variations on a theme of unity", "A modern autobiography", "To Wallace Stevens", "Footnotes to a history" and "Prolegomena to a national suicide". Barbour, poet, professor, critic, publisher (b. March 21 1940, Winnipeg). He moved to Edmonton in 1969, where he later joined the English department at the University of Alberta. Barbour has read and performed his poetry across Canada and around the world. He is also a lecturer and important critic of contemporary Canadian poetry. A finecopy. 75.00

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6 WATSON, Shelia, Stephen SCOBIE, Douglas BARBOUR et al. ONDAATJE, Michael NICHOL, bp WIEBE, Rudy White Pelican : A Quarterly Review of the Arts. 1st 11 issues
White Pelican, Edmonton, 1971, 
WATSON, Shelia, Stephen SCOBIE, Douglas BARBOUR, John ORRELL, Norman YATES and Dorothy LIVESAY. White Pelican : A Quarterly Review of the Arts. Edmonton : White Pelican, Winter 1971 - Summer 1973. First Eleven Issues. Pp. 64 each. 8vo, card covers of various colours with illustration of penguin by Norman Yates to front. Winter 1971 1/1. With works by Elizabeth McLuhan, RoyKiyooka, Miriam Mandel and Wilfred Watson; Spring 1971 1/2. With works by bp Nichol. Michael Ondaatje and Ian Hamilton Finlay; Summer 1971 1/3. Postures of Survival Issue; Fall 1971 1/4. North Issue; Winter 1972 2/1. Image Bank Issue; Spring 1972 2/2. Self Portrait Issue; Summer 1972 2/3. Back Space Back Time Issue; Fall 1972 2/4. With works by C. S. Noble, Peter Montgomery, Miriam Mandel, E. D Blodgett, Allison Mitcham, Douglas Lochhead and Paul Robberecht; Winter 1973 3/1. With works by Roy Kiyooka, F. T. Flahiff, James Gilhooly, Raymond Gariepy, Paul Robberecht, Michael Penny, Michael Ondaatje and Wilfred Watson; Spring 1973 3/2. Home/Space Issue. With works by Gary Geddes, Barry McKinnon, David Schleich, Gail Fox, Vincent Buckley, Dennis Lee, Chris Bouey and Rudy Wiebe; Summer 1973 3/3. Land Scapes Issue. Light wear to head and tail of spines, else a very nice collection. for the eleven issues 200.00

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7 BARBOUR, Douglas Fiddlehead Poetry Books White. First Edition.
Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1972, 
BARBOUR, Douglas. White. (Fredericton: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1972). (Printed at the Prtess of Villiers Publications Ltd., London). First Printing. Pp. (2),3-68. 8vo, blank white card covers with black titles to spine. A volume in the Fiddlehead Poetry Books series. Limited to 500 copies. The Winnipeg-born author's third collection of poems. Very good. Due to the small size of this book, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 20.00

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