Selected Poems of Elizabeth Brewster 1944-1977. First Edition, paperback.

By: BREWSTER, Elizabeth. MARSHALL, Tom, intro.

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BREWSTER, Elizabeth. Selected Poems of Elizabeth Brewster 1944-1977. Introduction by Tom Marshall. [Ottawa]: (Oberon, 1985). First Paperback Printing.Pp. (4),5-158,(2). 8vo, illustrated blue-grey card covers with black lette ring to front cover and spine. Cover art by Brian Jones. Includes: 40s: "Only the Subtle Things", "The Loneliness That Wrapped Her Round", "Jamie", "Coach Class", "River Song". 50s: "London Fog", "Block of Silence", "Granite's not Firm Enough", "Peace", "Roads", "To Homai", "If I Could Walk Out intothe Cold Country", "Home for the Aged", "Tobias and the Angel", "The Angel Speaks to Tobias", "The Two Helens", "Return of the Native", "Passage of S ummer", "Where I Come From", "Woman on a Bus: In New Brunswick Woods". 60s:"Past as Present", "The Idiot", "Death By Drowning", "Orange Rooster", "Su nflowers", "The Night Grandma Died", "What I Want Is Stone", "Haunting", "Adrift", "Atlantic Development", "Summer Evening at Joggins", "The Moon is aMighty Magnet", "Great-Aunt Rebecca", "Two Lunacies", "Atlas", "Mrs. Perdi ta Robinson and the Prince of Wales", "Poem for a Drawing by Bruno Bobak", "Argument", "The Oarsman", "William Brewster Disembarking from the Mayflower", "George Crabbe", "Answer to a Poem on Saint John by Raymond Souster", "Afternoon Snow", "Gladioli", "Saint John River in October", "Moving Day", "Cold Spell", "Self-Reliance: To Ralph Waldo Emerson", "Sunrise North", "Christmas Day: Road to Oban". 1970-77: "Sunday Morning", "The Future of Poetryin Canada", "Displaced Person", "Tea-Leaf Reading", "November Sunday", "Th irty Below", "Good Friday Performance", "Easter Vigil", "Easter Sunday, Quaker Meeting", "To a Friend on the Verge of Breakdown", "Blueflag", "Inheritance", "Cold Tea", "A New Old Song", "Poems for Psychoanalysis", "Gatrey Ketcheson", "Munchausen in Alberta", "Gold Man", "Year's End", "Sunday Evening, February", "How to Keep Warm", "Under a Plane Tree", "Undersea Gardens","Alchemist", "Advice to the Fearful Self", "For P.K.P.", "Poem for an Audi ence of One", "Poems for Your Hands", "The Prince Who Married the Sleeping Beauty", "Princess of Egypt", "Romance", "For the Unknown Goddess", "Trapped", "Mirrors", "Pilgrim", "For Pat Lowther", "To the Male Muse", "The Silent Scream", "Reasons for Reason", "In Favour of Being Alive", "Aftermath of the Titanic", "On the Value of Fantasies", "Man Who Was Half Bear", "OttawaSummers", "Resurrection in Vancouver", "Sleeping by Sechelt Inlet", "New G lasses", "Sometimes I Think of Moving", "The Dancers", "Dance of Death", "There Is Time", "Anti-Love Poems", "On Becoming an Ancestor", and "Tarot". Very good. 20.00

Title: Selected Poems of Elizabeth Brewster 1944-1977. First Edition, paperback.

Author Name: BREWSTER, Elizabeth. MARSHALL, Tom, intro.

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Publisher: Oberon, 1985, ISBN:0887505961:

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