Cry Ararat! : Poems New and Selected. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: PAGE, P.K.

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PAGE, P.K. Cry Ararat! : Poems New and Selected. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland & Stewart Limited, (1967). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-64. 8vo, light brown illustrated cloth, lettered in dark brown. Spadoni & Donnelly 1966. Patricia Kathleen Page (b. November 23, 1916, Swanage, Dorset - d. January 14,2010, Oak Bay, British Columbia) writer and artist. "Cry Ararat! is P.K. P age's first volume of poems in recent years. Her earlier volumes [...] established her with critics and public alike, and have become collector's items. 'The Metal and the Flower' won the Governor General's Award for Poetry in 1954. This new collection includes seventeen poems never before publishedin book form. Under her married name, P. K. Irwin, Miss Page has won accla im as an artist. The reproductions in this book are from her work." - frontdj flap. The poems are arranged in four sections: I. Landscape with Serifs . "Bark Drawing", "Cook's Mountain", "Giovanni and the Indians", "After Rain", "This Frieze of Birds", "On Educating the Natives", "Blowing", "Brazilian Fazenda". Dreams of Caves and Winter: "Stories of Snow", "Christmas Eve - Market Square", "Photos of a Salt Mine", "T-Bar", "The Snowman", "Images of Angels". II. The Bands and the Beautiful Children. "Little Girls", "The Bands and the Beautiful Children", "Boy with a Sea Dream", "Young Girls", "Only Child", "Adolescence", "Virgin". In TImes Like These...: "Generation","Poem in War Time", "Cullen", "Element", "Nightmare", "Waking", "Foreigner ", "Some There Are Fearless", "As Ten as Twenty", "No Flowers", "Election Day", "Love Poem". III. The Permanent Tourists. "The Stenographers", "Morning, Noon and Night", "The Landlady", "Man with One Small Hand", "Probationer", "The Permanent Tourists", "Journey Home", "The Tall Suns", "Mineral", "Now This Cold Man...", "The Knitters", "Portrait of Marina", "Puppets". Personal Landscape: "Personal Landscape", "The Apple", "To a Portrait in a Gallery", "Rage", "The Glass Air", "In a Ship Recently Raised from the Sea", "The Metal and the Flower", "Dark Kingdom", "The Event", "Arras". IV. Cry Ararat! Some toning to cloth, else very good in very good dustjacket. 22.50

Title: Cry Ararat! : Poems New and Selected. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: PAGE, P.K.

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Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1967,:

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