Memory No Servant : Poems 1947-1967

By: BIRNEY, Earle

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BIRNEY, Earle. Memory No Servant [back cover adds : "Poems 1947-1967 : first american edition of this famous canadian poet"]. Trumansburg, N.Y.: New Books, (1968). Pp (2),3-52. 8vo, black and cream stapled card covers. Introduction by William Stafford. First American edition of this title. Twenty-five poems divided into the following sections : I. Bushed - "From the Hazel Bough", "Takkakaw Falls", "Winter Saturday", "Bushed". II. Memory No Servant - "Irapuato", "Pachucan Miners", "Memory No Servant", "Sestina for Tehuantepec. III. Twenty-Third Flight - "Twenty-Third Flight", "A Walk in Kyoto","Wind-Chimes in a Temple Ruin", "The Bear on the Delhi Road", "Tavern by t he Hellespont", "El Greco: Espolio". IV. Arrivals - "Aluroid", "First Tree for Frost", "ARRIVALS Wolfville Locals From Halifax 30 mins L" (pp.30-32). V. Meeting of Strangers - "For George Lamming", "Meeting of Strangers","Cartagena de Indias", "Machu Picchu", "Letter to a Cuzco Priest", "Plaza de Inquisicion" . VI. Way to the West - "Looking from Oregon", "Way to the West". Spine browned and showing some silverfish nibbling, edges lightly nicked,emnant of two small stickers, else good. 25.00

Title: Memory No Servant : Poems 1947-1967

Author Name: BIRNEY, Earle

Categories: 888,

Publisher: New Books, Trumansburg, N.Y., 1968,:

Seller ID: 100254

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY CANADA LITERARY CANADIAN POETS VERSE,