Tongue Still Dances : Poems New and Selected. First Edition.

By: GIBBS, Robert

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GIBBS, Robert. The Tongue Still Dances : Poems New and Selected. (Fredericton : Fiddlehead Poetry Books & Goose Lane Editions, 1985). First Printing. Pp (2),[1]-92,(6). 8vo, decorated purple and maroon card covers. Gibbs a native of Saint John (b.1930). Contents: I: Figures in a Wind: "Figures in a Wind", "I Hear You Breathe", "Who Asked Me to Be a Reader of Entrails", "ItWon't Work for a Snowman", "Why Be a Poet in a Needy Time", "Spring your l ight ribs free", "Safe Past the Borders", "The Pines of Route 7", "Fred's Overcoat", "Requieum for a Spanner", "Saskatoon, May 1980", "Travels: Eastbound/Westbound". II: from A Dog in a Dream, 1971. III: Selected Poems, 1968-1978: "Old Man Whelpley", "The ManesP. Aground off For Dufferin", "Skippinground the biosphere", "To imitate nature involves the verb", "A Morning's Service", "For Ralph Gustafson Writing on Pierre Laporte", "A Kind fo Wakefulness", "Morning Song", 'March Past", "from a Verse Journal", "The Death of My Father". IV: For a New Season: "For a New Season", "New Entries/1980","A Sestina for an Easter Celebration", "Spring Walks", "Summer in with Goo dness and Mercy", "Dear Yvonne", "Nocturne", "Like a Bright Rain in a Cloud", "The song I have for you is one befitting your gravity", "The Left-handed Dreamer", "The Keeper's Keeper", "For Strong Gossamer", "A Song for Christmas", "The Perpetuation of Worlds Knowledge Has Disproven". Covers lightlyrubbed, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be ch eaper than quoted. 10.00

Title: Tongue Still Dances : Poems New and Selected. First Edition.

Author Name: GIBBS, Robert

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Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books & Goose Lane Editions, 1985,:

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