Leather Bottle. First Edition

By: ROBERTS, Theodore Goodridge

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ROBERTS, Theodore Goodridge. The Leather Bottle. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1934. First Edition. Pp (4),v-viii,1-87,(1). 8vo, brown textured cloth, gilt titles and small decoration to front and spine. Laugher p. 488, Wattersp.168, Rhodenizer p.912. A collection of poems by the New Brunswick author (b. July 7, 1877 Fredericton, New Brunswick, Died February 24, 1953, Digby , Nova Scotia). Contents: [Part I]. Vintages of My Own Country. "A Note on Poetry", "On Cedar Driftwood", " On That Far River", "Old White Water Boy","An Exile's Prayer", "Returning", "Death In June", "The Forsaken Canoe", " River Morning", "The Blue Heron", "The Sandbar", "The Desolate Cabin", "Ju ly Morning", " Lost", "Flying Over", "Spring Flight", " Distance", "Back toJune" "This Day's Grief ", " Secret River", "Gluskap's Hound", "Old Woods" , "The Moose", "Magic". [Part II]. Stuff of Neptune's Brewing. "Sea Magic","The Lost Shipmate", "In Witless Bay", "The Dead Fisherman", "The Lower-Br idge Bath", "The Blind Sailor", "Mermaids", "Fiddler's Green", "Christmas in Alurio", "The Fiddler", "Eighty Fathom Deep", "The Wreckers' Prayer", "Night Wind of Barbados", "The Dying Pirate's Prayer", "I Sailed a Voyage", "The Lover", "From Carlisle Bay", "Life Will Not Wait", "The Mad Sailor", "Mother Carey's Chickens", "Pernambuco in May", "Cap'n English's Ghost", "The Forsaken Mistress". [Part III]. From Arcadian Vats. "The Hamadryad", " Loveand the Young Knight", "Song of a. Lost Heart", "Orchestral", "In the Hand of the Wind", "The Empty House", "To Camelot", "The Maid", "Wings", " Mort ality", "An Epitaph", "The Garden", "A Vigil", "Sir Palomides' Lament", " Expectans Equito", "If Love Were Only These Things", "The Builder" [Part IV]. Of His Majesty's Rum Jar. "A Billet in Flanders", "Salisbury Plain", "Private North", "To a Known Soldier", "To the Unknown Soldier", "A Cook-House at Reveille", "The Last Billet". Light wear to the spine ends, book plate, owners name to the front paste-down, else very good. 30.00

Title: Leather Bottle. First Edition

Author Name: ROBERTS, Theodore Goodridge

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Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1934,:

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