Ice Cod Bell or Stone: A Collection of New Poems. First Edition, Hardback.

By: BIRNEY, Earle

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BIRNEY, Earle. Ice Cod Bell or Stone : A Collection of New Poems. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1962). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-viii, (2),11-62,(2). Large 8vo, white decorated cloth, blank spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 1605. "The first selection of new poems by Earle Birney in book form in ten years." - from the dj [not with this copy]. "The Bear on the Delhi Road", "Captain Cook" [pp.12-13], "El Greco: Espolio", "Aluroid", "Tavern by the Hellespont", "Vitus Bering", "Can. Lit.", "Mammorial Stunzas for Aimee Simple McFarcin", "Appeal to a Lady with a Diaper", " Ellesmereland", "First Tree for Frost", "A Walk in Kyoto", "The Travelling Workers' Curse (from the Hungarian of Attila Jozsef)", "Bangkok Boy", "Two Poems from the Chinese of Mao Tse-Tung: 1. Midstream, 2. Snowscape from a Plane", "Wake Island", "Twenty-Third Flight", "Honolulu", "Leaving Yellowstone", "Oldster", "Wind-Chimes in a Temple Ruin", "Answers to a Grade-School Biology Test", "Haiku for a Young Waitress", Mexico [12 poems, pp.40-55:] 1. "State of Sonora", 2."Sinaloa", 3. "Njarit", 4. "Ajijic", 5. "Late Afternoon in Manzanillo", 6. "Irapuato", 7. "Pachucan Miners", 8. "Six-Sided Square: Actopan", 9. "Fran cisco Tresguerras", 10. "Beldams of Tepoztlán", 11. "Conducted Ritual: San Juan de Ulúa", 12. "Sestina for Tehauntepec". With indices. Designed by Frank Newfeld. Faint stains to cloth, else very good. 16.50

Title: Ice Cod Bell or Stone: A Collection of New Poems. First Edition, Hardback.

Author Name: BIRNEY, Earle

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Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1962,:

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Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY LITERARY CANADIAN POETS VERSE CANADA MEXICO,