Philosophy of As If. First Edition, Signed

By: SUTHERLAND, Fraser

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SUTHERLAND, Fraser. The Philosophy of As If. Toronto, Canada : Bookland Press, (2010). First Printing. Pp (8),9-76,(4). 8vo (140 x 215 mm), art-illustrated blue card covers, lettered in light yellow.

Fraser Sutherland (b. 1946, Pictou County, Nova Scotia) was living in Toronto at the time of publication.

A selection of poetry.

Part I. Beggars Would Ride.
"A Party",
"Feeding",
"French Quarter, New Orleans",
"Bar Gitanos",
"Happiness",
"Green",
"Cloning",
"Procedure",
"Get Your Strength from Somewhere",
"Burnt River Late May",
"Malcolm, 11, Almost Home",
"From an Imaginary Folksong",
"Scheherazade",
"Three Harmless Men",
"Insofar as Weather",
"Thinking",
"And I Promise, If You Need Me",
"Going Down",
"At the Deli",
"A Fiction".

Part II. If Wishes Were Horses.
"Beginning",
"Self-Consumed",
"Dogs",
"Morality",
"Loyalty to an Old Idea",
"Patience",
"I would like to with you",
"Explanation",
"Texture",
"The Least Pornophilic of Men",
"Great Climaxes",
"Replies to a little girl in the backseat of a car that draws up beside me at a bus stop on a chilly night in March whose smiling mother call out, 'She think's you're Santa Claus'",
"The Adjective Game",
"From a Hospital Bed",
"I Daily Think of Those",
"Punch",
"The Poem",
"Immortality".

Part III. And All Shall Be Redeemed.

Very good. Signed, with inscription, by Sutherland on the title-page. 12.50

Title: Philosophy of As If. First Edition, Signed

Author Name: SUTHERLAND, Fraser

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Bookland Press, Toronto , 2010, ISBN:9780978439569: 2010

ISBN Number: 0978439562

ISBN Number 13: 9780978439569

Seller ID: 115045

Keywords: LITERATURE NOVA SCOTIA POETRY CANADA LITERARY CANADIAN POETS VERSE,