Small Words In My Body. inscribed.


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CONNELLY, Karen. The Small Words In My Body. (Vernon, B.C.) : Kalamalka Press, (1990). First Edition. Pp (10),11-76,(4). 8vo, illustrated black card covers, lettered in white.

Kalamalka New Writers Series: 3. A book of poetry by this Alberta author.

Contents :
Part I - Four Suites : The Remarkable Cheapness of Blood (I Know All This; Houses Down; From My Father's Hand; The Fifth Season; Family Reunions; Annie's Boy; Lunch in the City; The Remarkable Cheapness of Blood); Grave Digging (How Clean You Have Become; Slamming Doors; This Day, Birthday of a Sister's Death; Singing; Grave Digging); Why People Have Lovers Now (It's Easy for the Men I Know; Why People Have Lovers Now; What I Didn't Get in Church; The Beautiful Joke; When I Became Another Animal; A Moth in a Glass; A Nightmare and a True Story; The Small Words In My Body; Carefully, You Kill; The Autopsy of a Strange Bright Creature; The Good and Gentle Lies); Languages I Have Failed to Learn (Langauages I Have Faailed to Learn; April Nigntmares.

Part II - Learning Colour and Demons, Northern Thailand : Learning Colours and Demons, Northern Thailand; The Smallest Slaughter; Storms in Siam; For Junwei Qi, Who Went Home; New Legends: Cambodia 1976; The Singing Beggars, Chiang Mai; A Story for Suradev, In Bangkok; The Streets of Purple Cloth; The Country is a Dream, He Said; My Skin, the Bitter Colour.

Part III - She Arrives in a Loose Blue Skirt, Spain : She Arrives in a Loose Blue Skirt.

Very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the half-title page. 25.00

Title: Small Words In My Body. inscribed.

Author Name: CONNELLY, Karen

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Kalamalka Press, Vernon, B.C., 1990, ISBN:0969348215:

Seller ID: 107345