Michael Whelan : Folk Poet of Renous River.

By: WHELAN, Michael NOWLAN, Michael O., (ed.) HAMILTON, William D.

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WHELAN, Michael. Michael Whelan : Folk Poet of Renous River. A collection of his poetry selected and edited by Michael O. Nowlan. (Fredericton) : New Ireland Press, (1990). Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-150,(2). 8vo, illustrated green card covers, lettered in white. “Michael Whelan : Folk Poet of Renous River brings together for the first time a selection of Michael Whelan's poems. Between 1895 and his death in 1937, Whelaen wrote about 300 poems which he published in a number of booklets and sold door to door along his native Miramichi River. These booklets are now collectors items. Michael Nowlan's selection includes “The Dungarvon Whooper” and 120 lyrics which depict the variety and strength of Whelan's verse. The book also has a fine critical perspective of Whelan's verse by William D. Hamilton and a bibliography of Whelan's publications.” - from the back cover. Very good. 20.00

Title: Michael Whelan : Folk Poet of Renous River.

Author Name: WHELAN, Michael NOWLAN, Michael O., (ed.) HAMILTON, William D.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: New Ireland Press, Fredericton, 1990, ISBN:0920483453:

Seller ID: 92470

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY LITERARY CANADIAN POETS CANADA NEW BRUNSWICK,