A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. First Edition in dustjacket

By: THURSTON, Harry O'BRIEN, John

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THURSTON, Harry. A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. Kentville, Nova Scotia : Gaspereau Press, Printers & Publishers, 2005. First Printing. Pp (6),7-94,(2). Illustrated with four colour reproductions of John O'Brien's paintings. 8vo (136 x 216 mm), printed dark grey & gold cardcovers.

The text is printed in both black & blue.

Harry Kenneth Thurston (b. March 3, 1950, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia).

"A Ship Portrait is a tribute to the life and art of John O'Brien, nineteenth-century painter of ships. Built upon two voices, O'Brien's and the poet's, the poem traces the painter's life in Halifax during the apex and decline of the Golden Age of Sail." - from the rear cover.

Very good in grey dustjacket (with black lettering to its spine and silver & black lettering to its front), with wraparound rear band.

Very good in dustjacket, with wraparound rear band. 17.00

Title: A Ship Portrait : A Novella-In-Verse. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: THURSTON, Harry O'BRIEN, John

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2005, ISBN:1554470064: 2005

ISBN Number: 1554470064

ISBN Number 13: 9781554470068

Seller ID: 76469

Keywords: NAUTICAL NOVA SCOTIA SHIPS CANADIAN POETRY LITERATURE ART CANADIAN POETS VERSE LITERARY,