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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

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Toronto Stories : Streets of Attitude. First Edition

By: FAGAN, Cary and Robert MacDONALD, eds. MISTRY, Rohinton FINDLEY, Timothy MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Yonge & Bloor, Toronto, 1990, ISBN:189520402x: 1990

Seller ID: 101353


FAGAN, Cary and Robert MacDONALD, (eds.). Toronto Stories : Streets of Attitude. Edited by Cary Fagan and Robert MacDonald. Toronto, Canada : Yonge & Bloor, (1990). First Printing. Pp. (5),[6]-224. 8vo (140 x 215 mm), art-illustrated blue card covers with white lettering to front & spine. "Each of the stories in this book reflects something about the city -- what it means to be born here, to escape here, to live and die here. In exploring life in Toronto through the stories of the country's finest writers - including Neil Bissoondath, Matt Cohen, Timopthy Findley, Katherine G... View more info

Best Canadian Stories 84. pbk.

By: HELWIG, David and Sandra MARTIN, (eds.) SHIELDS, Carol MACEWEN, Gwendolyn GALLANT, Mavis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1984, ISBN:0887505457:

Seller ID: 103355


HELWIG, David and Sandra MARTIN, (eds.). Best Canadian Stories 84 Edited byDavid Helwig and Sandra Martin. [N.pl.] : (Oberon Press, 1984). Pp. (4), 5 -177, (7). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "The founding of Best Canadian Stories in 1971 has been truly called a momentous event in the history of Canadian writing. In less than fifteen years the story has become a recognized and respected literary form in Canada and Oberon has become its leading publisher. The series has encouraged young writers at the beginning of their careers and given writers of all ages and all kinds an opportunity... View more info

Fourteen Stories High: Best Canadian Stories of 71

By: HELWIG, David, (ed.) MARSHALL, Tom, (ed.) KNOWLAN, Alden MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oberon, 1971,:

Seller ID: 43373


HELWIG, David and Tom MARSHALL, (eds.). Fourteen Stories High: Best Canadian Stories of 71. [Ottawa]:(Oberon, 1971). Pp. 172. 8vo, art-illustrated cardcovers (cover art by Ted Harrison). The first installment of the "Best Canadian Stories" series. Includes the following stories: Don Bailey's "A Few Notes for Orpheus", Gwendolyn MacEwen's "House of the Whale", Hugh Garner's"The Happiest Man in the World", Nora Keeling's "Agathe", Kent Thompson's "Still Life Composition: Woman's Clothes", D.O. Spettigue's "Pity the Poor Piper", Phyllis Gotl... View more info

Noman. card covers

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1972,:

Seller ID: 21070


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Noman. Stories. [Ottawa] : (Oberon Press, 1972). Pp 121. 8vo, black card covers. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941,Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Fire-Eaters. softcover

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1976, ISBN:0887501818:

Seller ID: 96605


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. The Fire-Eaters. [Ottawa] : Oberon Press, (1976). Pp (4),5-63,(1). 8vo, illustrated burnt orange cardcovers. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was aCanadian poet and novelist. A book of poetry "at once musical and light-he arted, earthy and luminous." (from the back cover). The poems: "Early MiddeAge", "January", "What Is Tooth?", "Teeth", "Hands", "The Allergist", "Koh outek", "A Seminar at York, August 1973", "Fragments from a Childhood... View more info

Noman's Land. First Paperback Edition.

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Coach House Press, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0889103127:

Seller ID: 59044


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Noman's Land. Toronto : The Coach House Press, (1985). First Printing. Pp. (8),9-[138],(6). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers withred endpapers, red lettering to front cover & spine. Gwendolyn Margaret Ma cEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was aCanadian poet and novelist. The Canadian author's second collection of sho rt stories, including: "The Loneliest Country in the World", "A Horse of a Different Colour", "Magic Wars", "The Demon on Thursday", "The Twelfth of Never", "The Man in the Moore&... View more info

Afterworlds. First Edition.

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1987, ISBN:0771054289:

Seller ID: 100854


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Afterworlds. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1987).First Edition. Pp (14),13-125,(1). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with red lettering to front & spine. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1,1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and nov elist. Winner of the 1987 Governor General's Award for English-language poetry. "'Afterworlds' is Gwendolyn MacEwen's first book of new poetry in fiveyears, her first since the highly praised 'T.E. Lawrence Poems'. In this v irtuoso new work, the poems range from simple lyrical statements throu... View more info

Noman. Second Printing in dustjacket.

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 1972, ISBN:0887500595:

Seller ID: 101124


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Noman. Stories by Gwendolyn MacEwen. [Ottawa] : (OberonPress, 1972). Second Hardcover Pritning. Pp (4),5-121,(3). 8vo, black clot h with red lettering to spine. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. "Gwendolyn MacEwen is a solitary figure in Canadian writing. Her imagination is neither lean nor spare but rather opulent and full-figured. There's nothing ascetic about her, nothing of the pioneer. On the contrary, sheis obsessed with textures and colours. Her imagination naturally inha... View more info

King of Egypt, King of Dreams. A Novel. First Paperback Printing, Signed

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1971,:

Seller ID: 101125


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. King of Egypt, King of Dreams : a novel. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, (1971). First Paperback Printing. Pp. (10),1-287,(7). 8vo,illustrated purple card covers with yellow titles to front and spine. Whit eman, et al, Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints 2113. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. "Akhenaton -- pharoah of Egypt, visionary, and heretic -- was a victim of the lonely purity of his obsession. There were many who hated him and a few who loved him because of it. T... View more info

T.E. Lawrence Poems. First Paperback Edition.

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mosaic Press, Oakville, ON, 1982, ISBN:0889621721:

Seller ID: 105510


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. The T.E. Lawrence Poems. (Oakville, ON) : Mosaic Press / Valley Editions, (1982). First Printing. Pp. (12),3-70. 8vo, illustrated brown card covers with orange endpapers, white lettering to front cover andspine. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. Nove mber 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. Includes the following poems: I: The Dreamers of the Day: For Dahoum: "Water", "The Parents", "My Mother", "My Father", "Our Child Which Art in Heaven", "The Legitimate Prince", "My Brothe... View more info

Earthlight 1963 - 1982 : Selected Poetry of Gwendolyn MacEwen. First Edition

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: General Publishing, Toronto , 1982, ISBN:0773611177:

Seller ID: 48865


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Earthlight 1963 - 1982 : Selected Poetry of Gwendolyn MacEwen. Toronto : General Publishing, (1982). First Edition. Pp. (12),13-110,(2). 8vo, rust card covers, maroon lettering with gilt decoration to front. Spectrum Poetry Series. With a preface by D.G. Jones. Gwendolyn MargaretMacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) wa s a Canadian poet and novelist. Name on half-title, blind-stamp on title-page, else very good. 40.00 View more info

Honey Drum : Seven Tales from Arab Lands. First Edition, Paperback

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Mosaic Press, Oakville, Ont, 1983, ISBN:0889622272:

Seller ID: 115971


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. The Honey Drum : Seven Tales from Arab Lands. (Oakville, Ontario) : Mosaic Press, (1983). First Edition. Pp (4),5-77,(3). Illustrated with a few small drawings in the text. 8vo, art- illustrated purple cardcovers, gold & white lettering to covers & spine. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. "The Honey Drum", "Abdullah and the Wise Old Man", "The Fox and the Hyena", "The Black Goat", "The Ghoul", "The Sleepers" and "Four Ways to Fortu... View more info

Invocations : The Poetry and Prose of Gwendolyn MacEwen. in dj

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn) BARTLEY, Jan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver, 1983, ISBN:0774801778:

Seller ID: 54866


(MacEWEN, Gwendolyn). BARTLEY, Jan. Invocations : The Poetry and Prose of Gwendolyn MacEwen. Vancouver : University of British Columbia Press, (1983).Pp. 113. 8vo, blue cloth. A critical reading of the Canadian author' s poe try and prose. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. Very good in dustjacket (small piece of tape at the tail). 20.00 View more info

Mermaids and Ikons : A Greek Summer. First Edition.

By: MacEWEN, Gwendolyn.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Anansi, Toronto, 1978, ISBN:0887840620: 1978

Seller ID: 36824

ISBN: 0887840620


MacEWEN, Gwendolyn. Mermaids and Ikons : A Greek Summer. Toronto : Anansi, (1978). First Printing. Pp. (10),[9]-110. 8vo, photo-illustrated brown card covers with blue lettering to front cover & white lettering to spine. Gwendolyn Margaret MacEwen (b. September 1, 1941, Toronto – d. November 29, 1987, Toronto) was a Canadian poet and novelist. "Well-known poet and novelist Gwendolyn MacEwen explores her strongly personal responses to a complex civilisation in this, her first non-fiction book. Moving from the urban tumult of modern Athens to the radiant simplicity of... View more info

Alphabet : A Semiannual Devoted to the Iconography of the Imagination. Number twelve, August, 1966

By: REANEY, James, (ed.). MacEWEN, Gwendolyn BISSETT, Bill NICOL, B.P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Alphabet, London, Ont, 1966,:

Seller ID: 80548


(REANEY, James, (ed.). Alphabet : A Semiannual devoted to the Iconography of the Imagination. number twelve, August, 1966. London, Ont.: Alphabet, 1966. Pp [1]-96. Illustrated. 8vo, pale yellow card covers, black lettering tofront cover. Short stories by W.D. Valgardson, Myron Johnson, and David Wi lliamson. Poetry by Marianne Brandis (illustrated), David Knight, Edgar J. Lavoie, Gwendolyn MacEwen, Bill Bissett, Peter Stevens, Keewatin Dewdney, G.H. Thomson, Rae Davis, Ronald Bates, John Boyle, and B.P. Nicol. Articles by Ann Hardy, and Keewatin Dewdney. Covers lightly browned, else very good.... View more info