False Shuffles. First Edition.

By: URQUHART, Jane

Price: $14.00

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URQUHART, Jane. False Shuffles. Drawings by Tony Urquhart. Victoria and Toronto: Press Porc├ępic, (1982). First Printing. Pp. (14),15-113,(3). Illustrated with drawings. 8vo, illustrated pink card covers with blue titles to front and navy titles to spine. Includes the following poems: Part I: The Undertaker's Bride: "Grandmother Crosses", "The Limit of Suspension", "The Verandah", "Departure", "The Undertaker's Bride", "War Song", "Between Brothers", "The Train to South Dakota", "Keeping Score", "Summer Dresses". Part II: Blood in the Lobby: "Martin and the Telescope", "The Boss", "Waitresses","Fireman", "Bouncer", "Compulsory Costume Cupboard", "Cleaning Ladies' Rag ", "Confused Weather", "Old Soldier", "Parking Lot, 2 a.m.", "Panic", "Max", "Mr. Bloomsbury", "Four Pitchers of Beer", "When He Remembers Moonbar", "Blood Salad", "Ambulance", "Final Exit". Part III: False Shuffles: "Top Hatand Tails", "False Shuffles [in seven parts]", "Party Game". Part IV: Tale s I'm Not Likely to Tell: "He decides to go to the", "Grandmother's best friend", "At the dinner party", "They decide to put father in the barn", "I carry Vic's trunk", "She is walking with him", "She dies at home", "The old man fears dust", "This lady collects thinkers", "The extended family", "After spottinga thin perpendicular", "She goes although she understands", "An old lady steals scissors", "The night her daughter died", "He keeps bees", and "My mother dismantles". Covers lightly rubbed, else very good. Due to the small size of this book, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 14.00

Title: False Shuffles. First Edition.

Author Name: URQUHART, Jane

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Press Porcepic, Victoria and Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0888782047:

Seller ID: 100953

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA POETRY FIRST WOMEN LITERARY CANADIAN POETS VERSE,