Execution Poems : The Black Acadian Tragedy of "George and Rue". Sixth Printing

By: CLARKE, George Elliott

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CLARKE, George Elliott. Execution Poems : The Black Acadian Tragedy of "George and Rue". (Wolfville, NS) : Gaspereau Press, 2001. Sixth Printing. Pp. (4),5-44,(4). 8vo, black card covers, vertical printed wrapper to rear cover. "In July 1949, George and Rufus Hamilton were hanged for the murder of aFredericton, New Brunswick, taxi drier. These poems, written by their cous in, reimagine their story, reminding us of racism, poverty, and their brutal, tragic results." - from the rear wraparound band. Gift inscription inkedto half-title, else very good. NOTE: Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 15.00

Title: Execution Poems : The Black Acadian Tragedy of "George and Rue". Sixth Printing

Author Name: CLARKE, George Elliott

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Wolfville, NS, 2001, ISBN:1894031482:

Seller ID: 67776

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY POETS NOVA SCOTIA CANADA BLACK STUDIES BLASTU CANADIAN LITERARY VERSE GASPEREAU PRESS,