Gradations of Grandeur : A Poem. First Edition

By: GUSTAFSON, Ralph

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GUSTAFSON, Ralph. Gradations of Grandeur : A Poem. Victoria, BC : Sono Nis Press, 1979. First Edition. Pp [1]-74,(6). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Ralph Barker Gustafson (b. August 16, 1909, Lime Ridge, Quebec - d. May29, 1995, North Hatley, Quebec), Canadian poet, anthologist, and universit y professor. "In this long poem Ralph Gustafson sums up the essential experiences of a lifetime of devotion to the two Muses of Poetry and Music, to the civility of the intellect and the splendour of the human dream, and to the great monuments of civilization. Composed in a style that is both urgentand restrained, both contemplative and passionate, this is a fascinating s earch for, and discovery of those values and beliefs which animate and, indeed, create civilized man." - from the rear cover. Name, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 12.00

Title: Gradations of Grandeur : A Poem. First Edition

Author Name: GUSTAFSON, Ralph

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Publisher: Sono Nis Press, Victoria, BC :, 1979, ISBN:0919462820:

Seller ID: 81482

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