Clearing. Poems from a Journey. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ZIEROTH, Dale. Anansi House of Poetry HAP29).

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ZIEROTH, Dale. Clearing : Poems from a Journey. Toronto: Anansi, (1973). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-71,(3). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Anansi House of Poetry Series, HAP29. "At 27, with this first complete collection, Dale Zieroth establishes himself as one of Canada's most distinguished young poets. Born and raised on the prairies, he has written of hisancestorsand his roots, of his life and alienation in the big cities -- an d, most recently, of his return to the West where he explores an intimate relationship with the land, his history, and the people in his life. Stark, simple, intensely personal yet mythic in its implications, 'Clearing' will delight readers whohave been following Zieroth's work in magazines and liteary reviews throughout Canada." - from the dustjacket. Includes the following poems: "Prairie Grade School", "Manitoba Poem", "The Hunters of the Deer", "Glenella, Manitoba", "The People of Lansdowne", "120 Miles North of Winnipeg", "Detention Camp, Brandon, Manitoba", "Father", "A Wife's Family Album, nearing the tenth anniversary of her father's death", "Poem (for Marge)", "I Am Not Ready For This Morning", "Queen Street Trolley", "Christmas, the Season of the Tree", "Dream", "The Arrival", "Downtown", "Poem for a Year Ago, on the death of Pierre Laporte", "The Magic Men", "Journey Into Winter", "A House in the Country", "Letter for a Friend", "Across Canada, West from Toronto", "Lament for Friends Expected at Christmas", "Travelling the Indian Country", "The Mountains Have Not Yet Entered", "Cycles, for Marge","Beautiful Woman", "Sickbed", "Lake", "Poem for an Older Friend's Birthday , March 31, 1972", "Target Practice at Findlay Creek", "Waiting at Evening", and "On the Trail to the Top of the World". Name inked to flyleaf, four characters inked inside rear cover, else very good in lightly rubbed dustjacket. 28.00

Title: Clearing. Poems from a Journey. First Edition in dustjacket.

Author Name: ZIEROTH, Dale. Anansi House of Poetry HAP29).

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Publisher: Anansi, Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0887841309:

Seller ID: 105989