Collected Poems.


CRAWFORD, Isabella Valancy. Collected Poems. Introduction by James Reaney. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1972). A facsimile of the 1905 Briggs edition. First Paperback Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xxxiv,(4),[1]-309,(5). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white spine, white lettering to frontcover, blue lettering to spine. An unnumbered volume in the Literature of Canada: Poetry and Prose in Reprint series, General Editor: Douglas Lochhead. "This volume established Isabella Valancy Crawford as one of Canada's principal poets. Coupled with an introductory collage of viewpoints and reactions to her work by James Reaney it provides a vivid glimpse into the literary past of this country. Although her poetry reflects patterns of her time, Isabella Valancy Crawford was able to accept the raw and vigorous Canadian landscape on its own terms. She was the first of our poets for whom it became the setting for struggle, passion, love, and death." - from the rear cover. Faint cover creasing, else very good. 15.00

Title: Collected Poems.

Author Name: CRAWFORD, Isabella Valancy. Literature of Canada: Poetry and Prose in Reprint. REANEY, James, intro.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972, ISBN:0802061702:

Seller ID: 104428

Keywords: LITERATURE CANADA CANADIAN LITERARY VERSE POETS WOMEN POETRY,