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A Bonus. Second Edition, signed.

By: SMART, Elizabeth

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Polytantric Press, London, 1977, ISBN:0224014943:

Seller ID: 109622


SMART, Elizabeth. A Bonus. [Introduction by Jill Neville]. London: Polytantric Press, (1977). Second Edition. Pp. (4),5-55,(1). 8vo, illustrated whitecard covers with black titles to front and spine. "After three decades of silence, Elizabeth Smart, author of the classic 'By Grand Central Station ISat Down And Wept', has produced these poems. Do not be deceiveed by their casual, throwaway style, their modest demeanor; these are distillations of experience which only someone who has suffered all and forgotten nothing c ould invoke. They have the clarity of death-bed visions though perceived... View more info

A Bonus. Second Edition.

By: SMART, Elizabeth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Polytantric Press, London, 1977, ISBN:0224014943:

Seller ID: 100918


SMART, Elizabeth. A Bonus. [Introduction by Jill Neville]. London: Polytantric Press, (1977). Second Edition. Pp. (4),5-55,(1). 8vo, illustrated whitecard covers with black titles to front and spine. "After three decades of silence, Elizabeth Smart, author of the classic 'By Grand Central Station ISat Down And Wept', has produced these poems. Do not be deceiveed by their casual, throwaway style, their modest demeanor; these are distillations of experience which only someone who has suffered all and forgotten nothing c ould invoke. They have the clarity of death-bed visions though perceived... View more info

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A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. First Edition

By: WAYMAN, Tom

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press, Winnipeg, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 101955

ISBN: 0888010354


WAYMAN, Tom. A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1979. First Printing. Pp. (10),11-62,(10). 8vo (147 x 224 mm), art- and photo-illustrated black card covers with black lettered white title block to front, white lettering to black spine. Thomas 'Tom' Ethan Wayman (b. August 13, 1945, Hawkesbury, Ontario). Arranged in two poem sequences : "Asphalt Hours, Asphalt Air" "1. Quitting in the Spring", "2. What the Women Said", "3. Dieppe Park", "4. Why There Is No Calm Here", and "5. Recording Tachomete... View more info

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A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. First Edition, Signed

By: WAYMAN, Tom

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Turnstone Press, Winnipeg, 1979,: 1979

Seller ID: 34547

ISBN: 0888010354


WAYMAN, Tom. A Planet Mostly Sea : Two Poems. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1979. First Printing. Pp. (10),11-62,(10). 8vo (147 x 224 mm), art- and photo-illustrated black card covers with black lettered white title block to front, white lettering to black spine. Thomas 'Tom' Ethan Wayman (b. August 13, 1945, Hawkesbury, Ontario). Arranged in two poem sequences : "Asphalt Hours, Asphalt Air" "1. Quitting in the Spring", "2. What the Women Said", "3. Dieppe Park", "4. Why There Is No Calm Here", and "5. Recording Tachomete... View more info

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A Poem in My Soup : A Newfoundland Sampler with Selected Poetry of Geraldine Rubia. First Edition

By: RUBIA, Geraldine MORGAN, Jennifer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1980,: 1980

Seller ID: 13405

ISBN: 09205022425


RUBIA, Geraldine. A Poem in My Soup : A Newfoundland Sampler with Selected Poetry of Geraldine Rubia. Cover designs and illustrations by Jennifer Morgan. (St. John's, Newfoundland) : Jesperson Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp (3),iv-[viii],[1]-212,(4). 8vo, green cardcovers. See ENL IV:654-5 for Rubia (b.1929). Geraldine 'Gerry' Rubia, née Chafe .(b. July 4, 1929, Brooklyn, New York [of Newfoundland parents] - d. October 22, 2016, St. John's) "As early as 1969, I conceived the idea of putting together a book of recipes and poems. Being enthusias... View more info

Acadian Summers. Signed

By: FULTON, Ellen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Tampa University Press, Penobscot, Maine , 1954,:

Seller ID: 91356


FULTON, Ellen. Acadian Summers. Penobscot, Maine : Tampa University Press, (1954). Pp [1]-48. 8vo, grey cloth, red lettering to front board. “Here is a book of remembrance for all who know “these summer fields that border on the sea,” in that old land of Acadia which stretches from the Penobscot Bayin Maine to the Tantramar Marshes, along the Northumberland Strait to Cape George, and to the southwest tip of Nova Scotia, where Fundy tides meet th e Atlantic. [...] Acadian Summers is a selection of poems from the varied portfolio of the author's writings of the past two decades.” - from ... View more info

Acta Victoriana, Vol. 84, No. 1, December, 1959

By: ATWOOD, Margaret) FRYE, Northrop

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Victoria College Union, Toronto, 1959,: 1959

Seller ID: 110452


(ATWOOD, Margaret). Acta Victoriana : A Magazine Published by the Victoria College Union, Volume LXXIV [sic], Number One, December, 1959. (Toronto) : Victoria College Union, (University of Toronto), 1959. Pp (1),iv-vii,1-26,(3). 8vo, maroon and white stapled wrappers. The title page erroneously lists the issue as Volume LXXIV [74]. It should be LXXXIV [84]. Includes an early poem and a book review by Margaret Atwood : "Confessional" (a 13-line poem on page 8) [Alan J. Horne, Margaret Atwood : An Annotated Bibliography (Poetry), B7]; and "Apocalyptic Squawk ... View more info

Adagios : Iphigenia's Song. First Edition

By: FITZGERALD, Judith

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, 2003, ISBN:0778012255:

Seller ID: 61503


FITZGERALD, Judith. Adagios : Iphigenia's Song. [Ottawa]: (Oberon Press, 2003). First Edition. Pp. 63. 8vo, white ill. card covers. A collection of poems by the Canadian author. Very good. 12.00 View more info

Affaires of the Heart. First Edition.

By: FORD, Cathy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, BC, 1982, ISBN:0920080529:

Seller ID: 106576


FORD, Cathy. Affaires of the Heart. (Madeira Park, BC): Harbour Publishing,1982. First Printing. Pp. (6),7-80. 8vo, illustrated white card covers wit h black titles to front cover and spine. Ford's fifth collection of poems. Includes the following poem cycles: "On Receiving An Open Invitation (for her)" (13 poems); "Relationships (for him & her)" (14 poems); and "On Performance, On Giving (a poem for christmas, two angels and the loved one)" (17 poems). Very good. Due to the small size of this book, shipping costs will be cheaper than quoted. 10.00 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

All That Glitters in Water. In The New Poets Series,. Signed, with inscription

By: LANGILLE, Carole Glasser New Poets Series

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Poets Series, Baltimore, Maryland , 1990, ISBN:0932616291:

Seller ID: 40861


LANGILLE, Carole Glasser. All That Glitters in Water. Baltimore : The New Poets Series, MCMXC. [1990]. First Edition. Pp (8),3-56,(2). 8vo, white illustrated cardcovers. Carole Glasser Langille , born in New Yorker City, now living in Balck Point, Nova Scotia. "Town Names Like Orchards", "A Clear Map", "Route 103", "Down Ann Street", "Had We Been on a Tram", "The Beach at Balbec (for Marcel Proust)","Amphibious (for Adrienne Rich)", "Your Hands at Your Sides", "Sons of Absent Men", "Babi Yar (for Anatoly Kuznetsov)"... View more info

All That Glitters in Water. In The New Poets Series.

By: LANGILLE, Carole Glasser New Poets Series

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Poets Series, Baltimore, Maryland , 1990, ISBN:0932616291:

Seller ID: 20919


LANGILLE, Carole Glasser. All That Glitters in Water. Baltimore : The New Poets Series, MCMXC. [1990]. First Edition. Pp (8),3-56,(2). 8vo, white illustrated card covers. Carole Glasser Langille , born in New Yorker City, nowliving in Balck Point, Nova Scotia. "Town Names Like Orchards", "A Clear M ap", "Route 103", "Down Ann Street", "Had We Been on a Tram", "The Beach atBalbec (for Marcel Proust)","Amphibious (for Adrienne Rich)", "Your Hands at Your Sides", "Sons of Absent Men", "Babi Yar (for Anatoly Kuznetsov)"... View more info

All There Is of Love. Cdn in dj.

By: KOLBER, Sandra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1969,:

Seller ID: 7609


KOLBER, Sandra. All There Is of Love. Toronto / Montreal : M & S, (1969). Pp. [1]-100. 8vo, tan cloth. Spadoni & Donnelly 2107. Vg in price-clipped dj. 15.00 View more info

Alma. First Edition, Paperback, Signed.

By: LeBLANC, Georgette. Collection Poesie).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Editions Perce-Neige, Moncton, 2006, ISBN:9782922992314: 2006

Seller ID: 111641


LeBLANC, Georgette. Alma. (Moncton): Les Éditions Perce-Neige, (2006). First Edition. Pp.(8),9-95,(9). 8vo, illustrated blue and green card covers with red and grey spine. Dans le Collection Poésie. A collection of poems by the Chicaben, Nova Scotia author, born in Chicaben (Pointe-de-l'Église), Baie Sainte-Marie, Nova Scotia. Text in French. Includes: "Les noces d'enfants", "Dehors", "Deux pieds de neige", "La spelling bee", "Recess", "Les tramps", "aux États", "An englishman's heart", "Confession I", "Les chem... View more info

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Along the Bay of Fundy. First Edition, Signed

By: THURBER, Helen Ruggles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1995,: 1995

Seller ID: 49190


THURBER, Helen Ruggles. Along the Bay of Fundy. N. pl.: "Printed by Express Print, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia" [1995]. First Edition. Pp. (5),6-52. With 5 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. Small 8vo, stapled white illustrated cardcovers. Helen Louise Ruggles Thurber (b. 1962) was living in Digby at the time of publication. A small book of poetry, songs and a few short touristic pieces about the people and fishing villages found along Dibgy Neck, Nova Scotia. Author's note dated March 11, 1995. Includes : "Fundy Fishing Fleet... View more info

Along the Sea Wall. First Edition, hardcover in dustjacket, Signed

By: HELLER, Liane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oberon, 1995, ISBN:0778010228:

Seller ID: 103753


HELLER, Liane. Along the Sea Wall. [Ottawa]: (Oberon Press, 1995). First Edition. Pp (5),6-95,(1). 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. Liane Heller (b 1954, Paris). The poems: "Echoes", "Yes No", "Birthday Card", "I Wanted to Go On", "Along the Sea Wall", "Satisfaction", "Point No Point, B.C.", "Pen", "Tea-Masters Café, 4 PM", "Aubade", "As Always", "Words As", "One of the Boys (For Naomi Pauls)", "Yellow Sub", "For Kerouac", "In a Magnifying Mirror", "W... View more info

Along the Sea Wall. First Edition, paperback

By: HELLER, Liane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1995, ISBN:0778010228:

Seller ID: 40229


HELLER, Liane. Along the Sea Wall. [Ottawa]: (Oberon Press, 1995). First Edition. Pp 95,(1). 8vo, illustrated card covers. Liane Heller (b 1954, Paris). The poems: "Echoes", "Yes No", "Birthday Card", "I Wanted to Go On", "Along the Sea Wall", "Satisfaction", "Point No Point, B.C.", "Pen", "Tea-Masters Cafe, 4 PM", "Aubade", "As Always", "Words As", "One of the Boys (For Naomi Pauls)", "Yellow Sub", "For Kerouac", "In a Magnifying Mirror", "Why Do I Have to Retrea... View more info

Along the Sea Wall. First Edition, paperback, Signed

By: HELLER, Liane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oberon, 1995, ISBN:0778010228:

Seller ID: 62209


HELLER, Liane. Along the Sea Wall. [Ottawa]: (Oberon Press, 1995). First Edition. Pp 95,(1). 8vo, illustrated card covers. Liane Heller (b 1954, Paris). The poems: "Echoes", "Yes No", "Birthday Card", "I Wanted to Go On", "Along the Sea Wall", "Satisfaction", "Point No Point, B.C.", "Pen", "Tea-Masters Cafe, 4 PM", "Aubade", "As Always", "Words As", "One of the Boys (For Naomi Pauls)", "Yellow Sub", "For Kerouac", "In a Magnifying Mirror", "Why Do I Have to Retrea... View more info

And I Alone Escaped To Tell You. First Edition, signed.

By: HAMILTON, Sylvia.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2014, ISBN:9781554471362:

Seller ID: 105919


HAMILTON, Sylvia. And I Alone Escaped To Tell You. (Kentville): Gaspereau Press, 2014. First Printing. Pp. (8),9-94,(2). 8vo, black card covers, silver lettering to spine, in beige paper jacket, purple lettering to front panel and spine. "The settlement of African peoples in Nova Scotia is a richly layered story encompassing many waves of settlement and diverse circumstances -- from captives to 'freedom runners' who sailed north from the United States with hopes of establishing a new life. The poems in 'And I Alone Escaped to Tell You' endeavour to give these historical events a human voic... View more info

Another Island Poet : Revisited, Revised, Enlarged, Signed

By: SHERREN, Douglas Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Author, TWiG Publications, Stratford, PE, 2003, ISBN:9780973064230:

Seller ID: 115979


SHERREN, Douglas Henry. Another Island Poet : Revisited, Revised, Enlarged.Stratford, Prince Edward Island : (The Author, TWiG Publications, 2003). Pp(8),9-281,(1). Illustrated with some b&w photos in the text. 8vo, white ca rdcovers, with black lettering to dcovers & spine. Douglas Henry Sherren ((b. 1920, Crapaud, Prince Edward Island) “For years, many eagerly anticipated and read Joan Barberis' thoughful and witty columns in the Saint John, NB, Telgraph Journal. Wendy Dathan, using Joan’s personal travel journal, letters and columns, reveals a diminutive (5ft.) Navy Wren at a Loran nava... View more info