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Door, The. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: ATWOOD, Margaret

Price: $60.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2007, ISBN:9780771008801:

Seller ID: 109829


ATWOOD, Margaret. The Door. Boston / New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, (2007). First American Printing. Pp (10),3-120. 8vo, black cloth spine, black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. This is Margaret Atwood's first book of poetry since her award-winning Morning in the Burned House. Contents : Part I. Gasoline; Europe on $5 a day; Year of the Hen; Resurrecting the dolls' house; Blackie in Antarctica; Mourning for cats; January; Butterfly; My mother dwindles; Crickets. Part II. The poet has come back; Heart; Your children cut their hands; Sor Juana works in the garden; Owl and Pu... View more info

Door, The. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket, signed with inscription.

By: ATWOOD, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 2007, ISBN:9780771008801:

Seller ID: 115165


ATWOOD, Margaret. The Door. Boston / New York : Houghton Mifflin Company, (2007). First American Printing. Pp (10),3-120. 8vo, black cloth spine, black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. This is Margaret Atwood's first book of poetry since her award-winning Morning in the Burned House. Contents : Part I. Gasoline; Europe on $5 a day; Year of the Hen; Resurrecting the dolls' house; Blackie in Antarctica; Mourning for cats; January; Butterfly; My mother dwindles; Crickets. Part II. The poet has come back; Heart; Your children cut their hands; Sor Juana works in the garden; Owl and Pu... View more info

Thanks for a Drowned Island. First Edition in dustjacket. Signed

By: BAILEY, Alfred G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart , Toronto, 1973, ISBN:0771010036:

Seller ID: 100013


BAILEY, Alfred G. Thanks for a Drowned Island. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1973). First Edition. Pp [1]-96. 8vo, green cloth, silver lettering to spine. Spadoni & Donnelly 2410. “Steeped in the culture and history of Eastern Canada, the poetry of Alfred G. Bailey spans almost fifty years of artistic development. This volume constitutes his selected poems and ineludes his own choice of the best works of his career, from his early traditional verse to the venturesome rhythmic and verbal patterns of his later writing.” (from the dj). This collection includes : Thanks for a Dr... View more info

Eastland Echoes. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: BANNON. R.V.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto , 1937,:

Seller ID: 55915


BANNON. R.V. Eastland Echoes. Toronto : The Macmillan Company of Canada Limited, 1937. First Edition. Pp (8),1-44. 8vo (157 x 233 mm), blue cloth, gilt lettering to front, plain spine. Watters p.12, Watters p.12, Rhodenizer p.934, Laugher p.21, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 4765, Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints 723. Richard Valentine Bannon (b. May 23, 1900, Antigonish, Nova Scotia - d. October 19, 1980, Antigonish) poet, scholar, Roman Catholic priest, English professor at St. Francis Xavier University. "Avoiding the exotic and experi... View more info

Afterlife of Trees. First Edition, paperback, signed.

By: BARTLETT, Brian. Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal, 2002, ISBN:0773519106:

Seller ID: 112680


BARTLETT, Brian. The Afterlife of Trees . Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2002). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-ix,(3),3-100,(2).8vo, illustrated blue card covers with french flaps. A volume in The Hugh MacLennan Poetry Series. The third collection of poems by the Nova Scotian author. "Brian Bartlett's poems, both pithy and expansive, bridge nature and human society, humour and elegy. Ranging from Buster Keaton films to a miniature Taj Mahal, from a celebration of sloths to an ironic look at the new millennium, from an urban garden to a ferry at sea, these poems tell s... View more info

Verse For All Seasons : Collected Poems. First Edition., Signed

By: BAUCHMAN, Rosemary

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, 1985,: 1985

Seller ID: 18369

ISBN: 088999272X


BAUCHMAN, Rosemary. Verse For All Seasons : Collected Poems. Published by the Author, 1985. "Printed by Lancelot Press Limited, Hantsport , N.S.". First Edition. Pp (2),[3]-59,(1). 8vo (140 x 205 mm), art-illustrated white cardcovers, with green lettering to front cover & spine, with a b&w photo of Bauchman on rear cover. Rosemary Bauchman, née Jefferies (b. September 3, 1919, Adelstrop, Gloucestershire, England - d. October 3, 2010, Victoria, B.C.) was living in Lakefield, Ontario at the time of publication with her husband Perry. 50 poems arranged in two sect... View more info

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The Glowing Years. First Edition, signed

By: BENSON, Nathaniel A. MACDONALD, Wilson)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons Limited, 1937,: 1937

Seller ID: 52431


BENSON, Nathaniel A. The Glowing Years. Toronto : Thomas Nelson & Sons Limited (1937). First Edition. Pp. (6),[1]-137,(1). Small 8vo, tan cloth, red lettering to front & spine.Watters p. 16. Nathaniel Anketell Michael Benson (b. October 11, 1903, Toronto - d. 1966, Detroit, Michigan). Sections: 1. Lyrics , 2. Sonnets, 3. Realities, 4. Sonnets to Eleanor, 5. Odes and Elegies, 6. Translations. Poems include: "To the Singer Awakened (For Bliss Carman)", "To the Singer Asleep (For Bliss Carman)", "The Nuns", "To t... View more info

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One Man's Pilgrimage. First Edition, Signed

By: BENSON, Nathaniel A. MACDONALD, Wilson)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd., 1962,: 1962

Seller ID: 57331


BENSON, Nathaniel A. One Man's Pilgrimage. [Toronto] : (Thomas Nelson and Sons, Ltd.), 1962. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xiv,(2),1-97,(3). 8vo, black cloth, with gilt lettering to front and spine. Nathaniel Anketell Michael Benson (b. October 11, 1903, Toronto - d. 1966, Detroit, Michigan). A collection of poems. With two introductory pieces : "The Poet as Teacher" by R.H. King and "One Man's Pilgrimage : Poet at Work" by B.C. Diltz. "Tarquin", "Apostrophe", "Apologia pro suo vino", "Jacques Cartier (1534)", "William Lyon ... View more info

Landscape of Kin. Signed Paperback.

By: BERLAND, Jayne. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 186).

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Fiddlehead Poetry Books, Fredericton, 1976, ISBN:091919785x:

Seller ID: 107255


BERLAND, Jayne. Landscape of Kin. (Fredericton): Fiddlehead Poetry Books, 1976. First Printing. Pp. (4),3-40,(6). 8vo, illustrated stapled white card covers with black lettering to front cover. Fiddlehead Poetry Books, number186. One of 500 copies. Includes the following poems: "Sleep", "Portrait o f My Mother", "Prodigy", "Pastoral", "Now", "I Had Two Grandfathers", "Ode to Julian's Grandfather", "Objectivity", "Un Willing", "Ballad", "Machines", "It Is Not Easy", "Eve, To Adam", "Noah'... View more info

Rag & Bone Shop. Second Printing, Paperback, Signed

By: BIRNEY, Earle

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, 1971,:

Seller ID: 33847


BIRNEY, Earle. Rag & Bone Shop. Tor./Montreal : McClelland and Stewart, (1971). Second Printing. 8vo, card covers. Spadoni and Donnelly 2247. Rubbed, else vg. Inscribed by Birney. 50.00 View more info

Rag & Bone Shop. First Edition, Paperback

By: BIRNEY, Earle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, 1971,:

Seller ID: 41473


BIRNEY, Earle. Rag & Bone Shop. Tor./Montreal : McClelland and Stewart, (1971). First Printing. Pp (64). 8vo, purple card covers. Spadoni and Donnelly2247. Rubbed, name, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Cow Jumped Over the Moon : The Writing and Reading of Poetry. First Edition, Signed

By: BIRNEY, Earle

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada Limited, 1972, ISBN:0039299899:

Seller ID: 64652


BIRNEY, Earle. The Cow Jumped Over the Moon : The Writing and Reading of Poetry. N.pl.: Holt, Rinehart and Winston of Canada Limited, (1972). First Printing. Pp. 112. 8vo, black ill. card covers. Owner's name inked to title page, else vg. Signed by the author on the half-title. 30.00 View more info

Seagull on Yonge Street. First Edition, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Talonbooks, Vancouver , 1983,:

Seller ID: 8880


BISSETT, Bill. Seagull on Yonge Street. Vancouver : Talonbooks, 1983. Pp 134. 8vo, ill. card covers. Slight yellowing to top- and fore-edge, else vg. Signed, with Bissett doodle. 25.00 View more info

Animal Uproar. First Edition, Paperback, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Talon Books, Vancouver, 1987,:

Seller ID: 59123


BISSETT, Bill. Animal Uproar. Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1987. First Printing. Pp. 128. 8vo, illustrated blue and white card covers. A collection of the Canadian poet's works. Very good. Signed and inscribed by the author on the ffep. 20.00 View more info

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Dragon Fly. First Edition, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Weed/Flower Press, Toronto , 1971, ISBN:91953032x:

Seller ID: 8888


BISSETT, Bill. Dragon Fly. Toronto : Weed/Flower Press, 1971. Pp. [9], unpaginated. 8vo, yellow ill. card covers, french flaps. Forty copies of this edition were numbered and signed by the author, this being number 32. Tiny nick and four small specks to the rear cover, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Northern Birds in Color. First Edition, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Talonbooks, Vancouver, 1981,:

Seller ID: 26618


BISSETT, Bill. Northern Birds in Color. Vancouver : Talonbooks, 1981. 8vo, card covers. Very good. Signed inscription from Bissett. 25.00 View more info

Poems for Yoshi. First Edition, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: blewointmentpress, Vancouver, 1972,:

Seller ID: 8884


BISSETT, Bill. Poems for Yoshi. ((Vancouver : blewointmentpress, 1972). First Edition. Limited to 500 copies. Pp. (60). Unpaginated. Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, stapled white card covers.. Some toning to cover margins, else very good. Signed, without inscription. 40.00 View more info

allusyun to macbeth. card covers. signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Black Moss Press, Coatsworth, Ont. , 1976,:

Seller ID: 8894


BISSETT, Bill. an allusyun to macbeth. (Coatsworth, Ont. : Black Moss Press, 1976). L. Card covers. imited to 500 copies ery good - fine. Signed. 40.00 View more info

Beyond Even Faithful Legends : Selected Poems 1962-1976. First Edition, Paperback, Signed.

By: BISSETT, Bill EARLY, Len, intro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Talonbooks, Vancouver, 1980,:

Seller ID: 34483


BISSETT, Bill. Beyond Even Faithful Legends : Selected Poems 1962-1976. (Vancouver : Talonbooks, 1980). Pp 160. 8vo, ill. card covers. Slightly rubbed, bump to top of spine, else vg. Signed, with a doodle by Bissett. 25.00 View more info

Casemate Poems. First Edition, Signed..

By: BLADES, Joe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Widows & Orphans, Waterloo, ON, 2004, ISBN:0978413018: 2004

Seller ID: 96899


BLADES, Joe. Casemate Poems. (Waterloo, ON): Widows & Orphans, (2004). First Edition. Pp. (8),[9]-66,(2). Illustrated with several b&w photos including one of a Sarah Petite encaustic . 8vo, photo-illustrated white and grey card covers with dark grey titles to front and spine. Joseph 'Joe' Blades (b. August 29, 1961, Halifax, Nova Scotia), poet, artist and publisher, raised in Elmsdale and Dartmouth. He graduated from Prince Andrew High School and NSCAD. "The two suites of 'casemate poems' were written during two one-week artist-in-residence stints in 2003 in Freder... View more info