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Captain Neal MacDougal & The Naked Goddess : A Demi-Prophetic Work as a Sonnet-Series

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ragweed Press, Charlottetown, 1982, ISBN:0920304168:

Seller ID: 13433


ACORN, Milton. Captain Neal MacDougal & The Naked Goddess : A Demi-Prophetic Work as a Sonnet-Series. Charlottetown : Ragweed Press, 1982. First Printing. Pp (6),7-52. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with white lettering tofront cover, blank spine. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Cha rlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. "'Captain Neal MacDougal & The Naked Goddess' is an exploration inpoetry of the 'God is a Woman' theme, plus a celebration of his ances... View more info

Island Means Minago. First Edition, paperback

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NC Press, 1975,:

Seller ID: 31066


ACORN, Milton. The Island Means Minago. Toronto : NC Press, 1975. First Edition. Pp [1]-122,(6). 8vo, card covers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Very good. 30.00 View more info

Jackpine Sonnets. First Edition, Paperback

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Steel Rail Educational Publishing, Toronto, ON, 1977, ISBN:088791005x:

Seller ID: 42218


ACORN, Milton. Jackpine Sonnets. Toronto, Canada : Steel Rail Educational Publishing, 1977. First Edition. Pp (8),9-109,(1). 8vo, art-illustrated green card covers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. "In1956, at the age of 33, he sold his carpenter's tools to becaome a full-ti me poet. Today, at the age of 54, he launches, perhaps his greatest achievement in versatility and craftsmanship." - from rear. Includes : &... View more info

Island Means Minago. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $140.00

Publisher: NC Press, 1975,:

Seller ID: 40876


ACORN, Milton. The Island Means Minago. Toronto : NC Press, 1975. First Edition. Pp [1]-122,(6). 8vo, brown cloth. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Near-fine in very lightly rubbed dustjacket. 140.00 View more info

More Poems for People. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1972,:

Seller ID: 42085


ACORN, Milton. More Poems for People. Toronto : NC Press, 1972. 8vo, cardcovers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Lightly rubbed, else very good. Signed by Acorn in 1973. 35.00 View more info

Dig Up My Heart : Selected Poems 1952-83. First Edition.

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McCleland and Stewart, Toronto, 1983, ISBN:0771000030:

Seller ID: 40945


ACORN, Milton. Dig Up My Heart : Selected Poems 1952-83. (Toronto) : McCleland and Stewart, (1983). First Edition. Pp. (16),17-221,(3). 8vo, brown card covers with black lettering to front and spine. In The Modern Canadian Poets Series. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Spadoni and Donnelly 3408. "There is only one Milton Acorn. Gritty, heart-stricken, boisterous, soaring, this is a poet of vast anger and vast tendern... View more info

Island Means Minago. First Edition, paperback, Signed

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NC Press, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:091960031x:

Seller ID: 51199


ACORN, Milton. The Island Means Minago. [Cover adds: "Poems from Prince Edward Island"]. Toronto : NC Press, 1975. Pp. (8),9-122,(6). 8vo, illustratedorange card covers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlotte town, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamedThe People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwrigh t. Includes the following poems: "The Island Means Minago", "The Island", "I Milton Acorn", "To Write a Love Poem", "Lea Side in a Gale", "Offshore Breeze", "Rent ... View more info

Jackpine Sonnets. First Edition, Paperback, Signed

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Steel Rail Educational Publishing, 1977, ISBN:088791005x:

Seller ID: 67927


ACORN, Milton. Jackpine Sonnets. Toronto : Steel Rail Educational Publishing, 1977. First Edition. Pp. 109. 8vo, green illustrated card covers, white titles to front and spine. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Includes : "By Still More Stubborn Stars" (for Kenneth Leslie); "The Montreal Fan", "The Canadian Bank Loan to Chile", "Drunk Thoughts of Bethune", "The Craft of Poetry's the Art... View more info

Island Means Minago. First Edition, paperback

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NC Press, 1975,:

Seller ID: 73312


ACORN, Milton. The Island Means Minago. Toronto : NC Press, 1975. First Edition. Pp [1]-122,(6). 8vo, card covers. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Top inch sunned, rubbed, name, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Brain's the Target. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Book No.199

By: ACORN, Milton

Price: $220.00

Publisher: Ryerson Press, Toronto, 1960,:

Seller ID: 96785


ACORN, Milton. The Brain's the Target. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1960).First Edition. Pp (2),3-16. With Ryerson Poetry Chap-Books list on rear en dpapers. 8vo, blue paper-covered boards. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charl ottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Ryerson Poetry Chap-Book No.199, limited to 250 copies.. The poems: "Libertad", "Charlottetown Harbour", "Old Property", Islanders", "Belle", "The Island", ... View more info

Stand of Jackpine : Two Dozen Canadian Sonnets. signed by Deahl and Mekler

By: ACORN, Milton and James DEAHL DEAHL, James MEKLER, Gilda

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1987,:

Seller ID: 42642


ACORN, Milton and James DEAHL. A Stand of Jackpine : Two Dozen Canadian Sonnets. Art by Gilda Mekler. Tor.: Unfinished Monuments Press, 1987. Pp 30. 8vo, wraps. Inscribed by James E. Deahl to Canadian poet Fred Cogswell at Acorn's Wake, March 22, 1987. Also, signed by Gilda Mekler. Near-fine. 50.00 View more info

Beyond Bethune : People's Poetry and Milton Acorn's Metaphor for the Canadian Fate.

By: ACORN, Milton BARKER, Terry.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Synaxis Press, Dewdney, B.C., 2006, ISBN:919672469:

Seller ID: 86838


(ACORN, Milton). BARKER, Terry. Beyond Bethune : People's Poetry and MiltonAcorn's Metaphor for the Canadian Fate. Dewdney, B.C.: Synaxis Press, (200 6). Pp (2),[i]-viii,1-174. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated red and white card covers. “In Beyond Bethune, Terry Barker provides us with an insightful discussion of people's poetry which will be of great interest to literary critics. But students of religion and philosophy also have much to learn from this volume, for it includes a trenchant analysis of gnostic modernity based on the author's careful reading of C.S. Lewis, George Grant and ... View more info

Edge of Home : Milton Acorn from the Island.

By: ACORN, Milton COMPTON, Anne, (ed.)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Island Studies Press, Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, 2002, ISBN:091901335x:

Seller ID: 72559


ACORN, Milton. The Edge of Home : Milton Acorn from the Island. Poems selected by Anne Compton, with a preface and introduction. Charlottetown, PEI : Island Studies Press, Institute of Island Studies, 2002. Pp. [1]-121,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers with French flaps. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. A modest selection of the poetic works of Acorn, arranged chronologically and chosen from all parts o... View more info

In the Sky

By: ACORN, Milton LAING, Don MILLER, Glenn HEAD, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1976,:

Seller ID: 53757


ACORN, Milton. "In the Sky". A poem published in Signatures : Poems of Canada : Two, edited by Jim Head, Don Laing and Glenn Miller, p. 55. (Don Mills, Ont.): Thomas Nelson & Sons, (1976). Pp. 70. Large 8vo, red card covers, grey ill. to front, grey titles to front and spine. Also includes Alden Nowlan's "On the Nature of Human Compassion"; Margaret Atwood's "Bull Song" and "The Animals in That Country": Irving Layton's "The Predator". Verical crease the length of the front cover, spine and front worn, else vg. 15.00 View more info

Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly. Volume 8, Nos. 3 & 4, 1985.

By: ACORN, Milton PURDY, Al MacEWEN, Gwendolyn LAYTON, Irving

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cross-Canada Writers Inc, Toronto , 1985,:

Seller ID: 86553


(ACORN, Milton). Cross-Canada Writers' Quarterly. Volume 8, Nos. 3 & 4, 1985. Toronto : Cross-Canada Writers Inc., 1985. Pp 1-64. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled card covers. Includes a special tribute to PEI poet Milton Acorn : “In Memoriam : A Tribute to Milton Acorn, The People's Poet 1923-1986” (edited by James Deahl, pp 2-13) – Interview with Milton Acorn – Recent poems – Reminiscences by Al Purdy, Irving Layton, Greg Keilty, Chris Faiers, Gwendolyn MacEwen, and Ted Plantos – Critical essays by James Deahl and Terry Barker. Very good. 20.00 View more info

I Shout Love [and] On Shaving Off His Beard. pbk in dj

By: ACORN, Milton SOWDON, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Village Book Store Press, Toronto, 1971,:

Seller ID: 40875


ACORN, Milton. I Shout Love [and] On Shaving Off His Beard. The illustrations are by : Michal Sowdon. Toronto : Village Book Store Press, 1971. Pp (80). Small 8vo, plain grey card covers, with printed brown dustjacket. MiltonJames Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his p eers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Fine in fine dustjacket.50.00 View more info

Northern Red Oak : Poems for and about Milton Acorn.. 1st pr.

By: ACORN, Milton) DEAHL, James (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Unfinished Monument Press, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0920976352:

Seller ID: 56185


(ACORN, Milton). The Northern Red Oak : Poems for and about Milton Acorn. Edited with an introduction by James Deahl. (Toronto) : Unfinished Monument Press, (1987). First Edition. Pp (7).2-74. 8vo, card covers. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Out of this World : The Natural History of Milton Acorn. in dj.

By: ACORN, Milton). GUDGEON, Chris GUDGEON, Chris.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press, Vancouver, 1996, ISBN:1551520303:

Seller ID: 37668


(ACORN, Milton). GUDGEON, Chris. Out of this World : The Natural History ofMilton Acorn. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, (1996). Pp (10),11-239,(1) + illustrations. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown), nicknamed The People's Poet by his peers, was a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. "Out of this World is a lively biography of Milton Acorn (1923-1986)and his era, exploring - and exposing - his larger-than-life myths, and tracing his tragic rise and fall, from ... View more info

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Milton Acorn : In Love and Anger. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ACORN, Milton). LEMM, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1999,:

Seller ID: 29183


(ACORN, Milton). LEMM, Richard. Milton Acorn : In Love and Anger. (Ottawa) : Carleton University Press, (1999). First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xiii,(1),[1]-279,(3). Illustrated with 12 b&w photos and a b&w reproduction of Brian Burke's portrait as frontispiece. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown) a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Richard Lemm (b. September 7, 1946, Seattle, Washington) was living in Charlottetown at th... View more info

Milton Acorn : In Love and Anger. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: ACORN, Milton). LEMM, Richard LEMM, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Carleton University Press, Ottawa, 1999,: 1999

Seller ID: 59012

ISBN: 0886293405


(ACORN, Milton). LEMM, Richard. Milton Acorn : In Love and Anger. (Ottawa) : Carleton University Press, (1999). First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xiii,(1),[1]-279,(3). Illustrated with 12 b&w photos and a b&w reproduction of Brian Burke's portrait as frontispiece. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Milton James Rhode Acorn (b. March 30, 1923, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. – d. August 20, 1986, Charlottetown) a Canadian poet, writer, and playwright. Richard Lemm (b. September 7, 1946, Seattle, Washington) was living in Charlottetown at th... View more info