Poem and Other Baseballs. First Edition

By: BOWERING, George

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BOWERING, George. Poem and Other Baseballs. (Coatsworth, ON) : Black Moss Press, (1976). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-44,(4). 8vo, illustrated white cardcovers with black lettering to front and spine. George Harry Bowering, OC, OBC (b. December 1, 1935, Penticton, British Columbia). A collection of po ems by the prolific Canadian author, largely of a baseball bent. Includes the following poems: from "A Meta Physic in Things", "Pennant Drive", 'The Day Before the Chinese A-Bomb", "AB: The Pope", "Elementary School, Oak Lake, Manitoba", "Ted Williams", "For Ronnie Carter", "Words LIke Our Daily Bread", "Beer in Cans", "Otherwise Nobody Would Ever Have Remembered Joe", from "Ike & Others", "A DP in Time", "Play's a Thing", from "Desert Elm", and "Baseball, a poem in the magic number 9 (for Jack Spicer)". Small sticker ghost to front cover, name inked to flyleaf, four characters inked to rear flap, else very good. NOTE: Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 16.00

Title: Poem and Other Baseballs. First Edition

Author Name: BOWERING, George

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Black Moss Press, Coatsworth, ON, 1976, ISBN:0887530125:

Seller ID: 101848

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY BASEBALL CANADA CANADIAN LITERARY VERSE POETS,