Wind Returns : Selected Poems 1974-1983. First Edition

By: GARDNER, Philip

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GARDNER, Philip. A Wind Returns : Selected Poems 1974-1983. St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada : Harry Cuff Publications, 1984. First Printing. Pp (2),i-iv,5-72. 8vo, green and white cardcovers. A book of verse by Philip Gardner (b. 1936 in Liverpool, England) was educated at King’s College, Cambridge, and the University of Liverpool. From 1964 until 2001 he taught in the English Department at Memorial University of Newfoundland. Includes: "Ross Carberry", "Intersection", "Downtown at the End of Summer", "Edlesborough Churchyard (To Anne Ridler)", "To Humphrey at Gander", "Saturday at Holyrood","Jikokuhyo", "Elegy for David Alexander" [including the line , "In a Cambr idge laundromat, I watched a student Reading your history book on Retail Trade, But never told you."] "Poachers", "Rouses Point, N.Y. (for Averil)l", "Heytesbury", "Sequence for Humphrey Gilbert's Summer (I. Evensong - II. CNCharter - IIll. Night Flight - IV. Neadon -V. Hardyesque - VI. Approximati ons - VII. Trinity XIII - VIII. Duty Free - IX. September) - "Two at Eastbourne","Simonswood", "Pine Breeze at Poulaphouca", " Lightly rubbed, else very good. 12.50

Title: Wind Returns : Selected Poems 1974-1983. First Edition

Author Name: GARDNER, Philip

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Publisher: Harry Cuff Publications, St. John's, 1984, ISBN:0919095585:

Seller ID: 30939

Keywords: POETRY LITERATURE NEWFOUNDLAND CANADA LITERARY CANADIAN POETS VERSE,