Laughing Rooster. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: LAYTON, Irving NEWFELD, Frank

Price: $65.00

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LAYTON, Irving. The Laughing Rooster. [Design: Frank Newfeld]. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1964). First Edition. Pp. (16),17-112. 8vo, decorated brownish cloth with dark brown titles to spine. Mansbridge, Irving Layton : An Annotated Bibliography A15, Spadoni and Donnelly 1734. "Seventy new poems by the vibrant and controversial poet who has become a legend in his lifetime." - from the dust jacket. Includes the followingpoems: "Preface", "Plaza de Toros", "On Spanish Soil", "El Caudillo", "Sil ly Rhynmes for Aviva", "The Laughing Rooster", "Stone-Splitters in Alicante", "The Cactus", "Ballad of the Old Spaniard", "Fornalutx", "Encounters", "Icarus", "At the Pier in Denia", "Discourse on Christian Love", "Why the Hares Stare and Run", "Portrait of a Genius", "Second Thought on the Armada","Vigil", "Homage to Ben Jonson", "Mexico as Seen by the Reverent Dudek", " Done on Both Sides", "On Reading Moby Dick", "For Princess Sally", "Food for Thought", "Injustice", "The Tragic Poet", "Wrong End of Telescope", "Prussian Blue", "I Saw a Faun", "Man and Wife", "The Giraffe", "The Song of Thrift", "Gift", "The Maddened Lover", "And These Live", "Homage to Lucullus","Lyric", "At the Iglesia de Sacromonte", "Coal", "Release", "My Queen, My Queen", "Lust", "Courtesies of Love", "Diversion", "Aftermath", "The Seduction", "Portrait of Nolady", "The Worm", "Ambivalency", "Spring Exultances","Blue and Lovely, My Love", "Creation", "In Memory of Stephen Ward", "Plea sure", "Bicycle Pump", "Equation", "Betrayal", "Everywhere, the Stink", "For My Former Students", "Success", "For My Green Old Age", "Winter Light", "The Daimon", "Life in the 20th Century", "Requiem for an Age", "Friends", "Montgo", "Pins & Splinters", "Why I Believe in God", "Das Wahre Ich", "At the Alhambra", "The Lizard", "F.R. Scott", "El Gusano", "Redemption", "On the Assassination of President Kennedy", and "A Dedication". Name inked to flyleaf, else very good in lightly edgeworn, slightly tape-repaired dustjacket. 65.00

Title: Laughing Rooster. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: LAYTON, Irving NEWFELD, Frank

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Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1964,:

Seller ID: 100837

Keywords: LITERATURE FIRST CANADA POETRY CANADIAN LITERARY POETS VERSE,