The Concrete Air. First Edition

By: BALL, Nelson

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BALL, Nelson. The Concrete Air. (Stratford, Ontario, Canada) : The Mercury Press, (1996). First Printing. Pp (8),9-96. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), decorated white & grey cardcovers, with black lettering to spine.

Nelson Ball (b. January 14, 1942, Clinton, Ontario - d. August 16, 2019, Brantford, Ontario) poet and bookseller.

A collection of poetry.

"This is Nelson Ball's third book-length volume of poems since 1991. [...] This new volume gathers previously unpublished work written primarily in 1971 and 1972."

"Air",
"Ants",
"Anthill",
"Gordes",
"An Old Land",
"The Small Gardens",
"Realities",
"Complementary Contrast",
"Southern France",
"At Gordes",
"Côte d'Azur",
"Songs",
"Invocation to the Muse",
"Talk",
"This & This",
"July 22, 1971",
"Smooth & Warm",
"Poem for Your Bum",
"Spring",
"Spring",
"Huron County : Sunset",
"Into Evening",
"At Dawn",
"Beneath the Bark",
"Pastoral",
"Under a Cloud",
"For That",
"Clouds",
"Celebration",
"Anomaly",
"On the Lake",
"Smooth Water",
"Raindrops",
"From under the Porch",
"Like Angels",
"Stars",
"The Owls",
"Stars",
"Warning",
"The Storm",
"Late Afternoon",
"Venue",
"Lost Opportunity",
"The Hum",
"Fall",
"December",
"Between Seasons",
"Accidents",
"Bathurst Street",
"March Wind",
"The Pensioner",
"Toronto Spring",
"Dying",
"The Concrete Air",
"Fly",
"Dirt",
"Eh?",
"Door",
"The Baby" for Jean Greenberg,
"Rhymes",
"Rhymes",
"Star",
"Celebration",
"Question",
"Fall Song",
"Takeoff",
"Paris",
"Turner",
"Winter",
"En Canada",
"Almighty Dollar",
"An Exercise",
"Always",
"Practice",
"The Fisherman",
"The Bird",
"Proverbs",
"Intent",
"Conflict of Interest",
"The Fly",
"Toward Spring",
"Flight 607, Montreal to Toronto, July 5, 1970".

With end-notes.

Very good. 35.00

Title: The Concrete Air. First Edition

Author Name: BALL, Nelson

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Mercury Press, Stratford, ON, 1996, ISBN:155128040x: 1996

ISBN Number: 155128040X

ISBN Number 13: 9781551280400

Seller ID: 74207

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY CANADA ONTARIO CANADIAN FREE VERSE CANADIAN LITERARY POETS,