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10 Pomes

By: FARRELL, Lance

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Blewointmentpress, 1971

Edition: First Edition


Avant-garde poetry from the early 1970's. Unpaginated. [Ten poems, one per page], typewritten text. Clean, bright copy. Stapled binding. View more info

; Or, Canadian Poetics: A Tale, After the Manner of Beppo

By: LONGMORE, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, ON, Canada, Canadian Poetry Press, 1991

Edition: First Edition


Edited by D. M. R. Bentley. li, 131pp. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding with an uncreased spine. About 'as new'. Weight, 310g. View more info

A Bibliography of Edmund Blunden

By: KIRKPATRICK, Brownlee

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1979

Edition: First Edition


Comrehensive bibliography of English poet and critic, sometime Professor of Poetry at Oxford, Edmund Blunden. 725pp including index of first lines. Attractive copy, extremely clean and fresh. View more info

A Book of Strife in the Form of a Diary of an Old Soul

By: MACDONALD, George F.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, Arthur C. Fifield, 1905

Edition: First Edition


Book of poetry by Victorian Novelist, Poet and Christian Fantasy writer George MacDonald (1824-1905). Interior pages are generally clean, but, the book shows a fair number of fine, spidery ink notes and underlines, plus a few in pencil. Old name and address to ffrp. Binding is tight, hinges VG and without cracking. Red cloth is clean and with only very minor wear. gilt titles to front board and to spine, are bright and distinct. Further information available. Weight, 200... View more info

A Book of Vulgar Verse

By: GENTLEMAN ABOUT TOWN

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Toronto, Checkerbooks, 1981

Edition: First Edition [?]


An anthology of ballads, sailor's songs, cowboy songs, college songs, parodies, limericks, and other humorous verses and doggerel now for the first time broght together in book form. iii, 184 p. ; 24 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, 543g. View more info

A Bowl of Bishop: Musem Thoughts and Other Verses

By: BISHOP, Morris

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Dial Press, 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author


Ninety light verses from Morris Bishop, sometime writer for the New Yorker. The author has penned a humorous inscription on the ffep. 106pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has considerable edge wear, tape repairs etc. Weight, 420g. View more info

A Child's Book of Lyrics

By: WAYNE, Philip - Compiler

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Methueb & Co., 1923

Edition: First Edition


Collection of lyrical poetry for children. Introduction by Vicountess Grey of Fallodon. 76pp. Clean interior. Small ink signature to ffep, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Slight wear to blue cloth at edges. Weight, 140g. View more info

A Word in Edgewise: A Book of Light Verse

By: WARSAW, Irene

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Francestown, NH, The Golden Quill Press, 1966

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author


Light verse with 'terse wit' and ' gems of humorous wisdom'. 80pp. Advertising leaflet for book, laid-in. Bright, clean copy. Long presentation message in the hand of the author to the ffep. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket. Very attractive copy. Weight, 250g. View more info

After Conflict, Quiet: A Study of Wordsworth's Poetry in Relation to His Life and Letters

By: HAYDEN, Donald E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Exposition Press, NY [1951],


1st printing, 8vo, 230pp. Hardcover in blue cloth with price-clipped dustjacket. DJ is sun-faded with some edge wear. VG/G+ View more info

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Alaska Driftwood

By: DAVIS, Carol Beery

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Denver, Big Mountain Press, 1953

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author


Poems intended to catch the mood, in poetry, of Alaska and her people. Signed by the author on the ffep. 80pp, photo illustrated. Bright copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket has minor edge wear. Scan available. Weight, 240g. View more info

Alberta Poetry Year Book 1930

By: C. A. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Canadian Authors' Association, 1930

Edition: First Edition


First annual edition. 31pp. Interior is generally clean but a small, light stain affects top corner. Wraps show some edge wear and there is a small chip missing to lower edge. Staples a little rusty. Weight, 40g View more info

Alberta Poetry Year Book 1931

By: ANON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Canadian Authors' Association, 1931

Edition: First Edition


Early edition. 31pp. Very bright, fresh interior. Wraps show only very minor aging, virtually no wear. Staples a little rusty. View more info

Alberta Poetry Year Book 1953-54

By: FRITCH, June L. - Editor

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Branch, Canadian Authors' Association, 1954

Edition: 24th Annual


24th consecutive year. Selection of the works of Canadian poets from several provinces. 72pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Clean red, wrappers with ink signature to top of front wrapper. Weight, 50g. View more info

Alberta Poetry Year Book 1963

By: FRITCH, June L. - Editor

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Branch, Canadian Authors' Association, 1963

Edition: 34th Annual


34th consecutive year. Selection of the works of Canadian poets from several provinces. 86pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Cream, wrappers with ink gift inscription to front. Weight, 90g. View more info

Alberta Poetry Year Book 1980

By: TAYLOR, Cora - Editor

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Edmonton Branch, Canadian Authors' Association, 1980

Edition: 51st Annual


51st consecutive year. Selection of the works of Canadian poets from several provinces. 56pp. Clean, unmarked interior. Sound, stapled binding. Clean, unmarked gree/white wrappers. Weight, 80g. View more info