Jackpine Sonnets. First Edition, Paperback

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $25.00

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ACORN, Milton. Jackpine Sonnets. Toronto, Canada : Steel Rail Educational Publishing, 1977. First Edition. Pp (8),9-109,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated green card covers.

Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed 'The People's Poet' by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright.

"In1956, at the age of 33, he sold his carpenter's tools to become a full-time poet. Today, at the age of 54, he launches, perhaps his greatest achievement in versatility and craftsmanship." - from rear cover.

Includes : "By Still More Stubborn Stars" (for Kenneth Leslie); "The Montreal Fan", "The Canadian Bank Loan to Chile", "Drunk Thoughts of Bethune", "The Craft of Poetry's the Art of War", "The Fascists are Coming! The Fascists are Coming!", "The Man From Headless Valley", "At Levis Where the Current Meets the Tide" and many more.

Light wear to spine ends, else very good. 25.00

Title: Jackpine Sonnets. First Edition, Paperback

Author Name: ACORN, Milton

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Steel Rail Educational Publishing, Toronto, ON, 1977, ISBN:088791005x:

Seller ID: 42218

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA CANADIAN POETRY FIRST PEI CANADIAN LITERARY PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND,