Selected Poems, 1960-1980. First Edition.

By: OUTRAM, Richard

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OUTRAM, Richard. Selected Poems, 1960-1980. Toronto: Exile Editions, 1984. First Printing. Pp. (6),1-106,(4). 8vo, illustrated green card covers with black and red lettering to front cover and spine. "These poems were writtenfrom the conviction that the poet is a celebrant, or he is nothing. They w ere written fro the love of God, of man, of a woman, of the world in its inexhaustible singular creaturehood. For our language may become us; it may be our genesis, our true delight or our consolation, the sheer verge of our silence." - from the rear cover. Includes the following poems: "Apple", "Arboretum", "Maple in Autumn", "Beech", "Bittersweet", "Craft", "Vision", "Caterpillar on Groyne", "Breakwater", "Wake", "Spinnaker", "Medium", "God Constant Riddling", "Riddle of Life Everlasting", "Infant Riddled into the Danger", "Woman Riddled", "Man Riddled With Clues", "Other", "Avatar", "In Praise of Poetry", "Riversun", "Person", "Word", "Seer With River Image", "Seer Remembering Wakening", "Seer With Window", "Seer and Angel", "Seer With Night-Light", "Guise", "Shoreline", "Glance", "Sighting", "Spring Field withBobolinks", "Bedroom", "Theseus Tristis Est", "Alternative to Labyrinth", "Man Lashed to Mast", "Sea Dream", "Love Letter", "Pulse", "Admonition to Dean Jocelin", "Turtle", "Imprecation", "Of Holism", "Extenuation", "Origins", "Tug-of-War", "Undertow", "Sleeping Woman", "Fountain", "Daydream Reproved", "Language", "Castaway", "Riparian Denizen at Heart", "At the Bijou", "Creature Becoming Uneasy in Native Element", "Satan and Chronic Headache", "Caliban in Reverie", "Of the Inaccessible Burden of Vision", "Two Cats", "Hunt", "Tattooed Lady", "Dog Act", "Bearded Lady", "Knife Thrower", "Funambulist", "Strong Man", "Wineglass and Candelabra", "Soliloquy", "Why She Smiled", "Childhood", "Infant", "The Hunter Delirious with an Infected Wound","In Her Mirror Sinister", "Djinn", "Aesthete by Night", "Widdershins", "Th ough Gongs Resound", "Mute Woman", "Starlight Has Entered the Giant's Eye","Vision and Mystery", "Exodus", and "Exsultate, Jubilate". Very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 20.00

Title: Selected Poems, 1960-1980. First Edition.

Author Name: OUTRAM, Richard

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Exile Editions, Toronto, 1984, ISBN:0920428851:

Seller ID: 61792

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA POETRY ONTARIO CANADIAN LITERARY VERSE POETS,