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Author Name:    SHADBOLT, Jack SHADBOLT, Jack

Title:   Mind's I : Poems and Drawings. First Edition in dustjacket

Publisher:    McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1994, 

Seller ID:   106475

(SHADBOLT, Jack. Mind's I : Poems and Drawings. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1973). First Edition. Pp (4),5-111,(1). 4to, grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2491. "This book contains all of Jack Shadbolt's poems from the 1930s to the present, with some revised versions; they are accompanied by thirty-five black-abd-white illustrations, some of tem double-page. There are recurring images, and some of " the learning and shaping process parallel to that in my painting" emerges from watching the words find their shape. The vigour nd fire of Shadbolt's drawing often ememrge in his verse, as in the title poem, Mind's I: Behind the images of various "I's"prjected by the mind's eye, there is the consciousness that: ... there are times / the shutter moves to fast / Before I've time to hide / the naked I / flashes naked me." Very good in edgeworn and chipped, but unclipped, dustjacket. 30.00

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