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With the Wind and Men of Dust.

By: Dumont, Albert.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Nepean, Ontario., Turtle Moons Press.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30349

ISBN: 0968843700

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 118 pp. Stated first edition. This is Dumont's second book of poetry and "is a compilation of poems reflecting his experiences with alcoholism, courage, loss, depression, love, spirituality, oppression and survival. He is a First Nations poet, artist and activist who was born on the Kitigan Zibi Reserve (Quebec) in 1950," Previous owner's gift note on the first page, else near fine with very minor wear to the edges of the covers. View more info

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Remembrance, Dedicated to My Friends.

By: Dunlap, Louie Spencer.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Noble Scott Limited: 1924

Seller ID: 16895

Condition: Very Good


16mo - 17 x 13.5 cm.; 68 pp. A collection of poetry. Author inscribed and signed. Limp suede leather covers with blind-stamped title and author on front. Spine and edges sunned, light soiling on cover, some foxing on pages, a thinned corner on first page. View more info

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I Didn't Get Used to It.

By: Dyment, Margaret.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Ouroboros.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6850

ISBN: 0920301029

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 24 pages. Off-white card wraps with black lettering and line illustration on front in a saddle stapled binding. This is Dyment's first published collection of poems. Illustrated with black and white line drawings by Susan Dyment. Very minor wear with some soiling on the covers. Signed and inscribed by Dyment on the first page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Succession and Other Poems.

By: Eady, Robert.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Golden Dog Press:

Seller ID: 16141

ISBN: 0919614299

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; (10) - 61 pp. Light blue card stock covers with white and pale red lettering. A collection of poems (50 in all) most of which are about the Ottawa Valley area. The covers are scuffed with minor edge wear. View more info

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The Other Land.

By: Ewing, Patricia Renee.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions Bonsecours.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23977

Condition: Near Fine


12mo - 19 x 13 cm.; Unpaginated with 56 pages. Tan wraps with black lettering and a reproduction woodcut on the front all in a saddle stapled binding. A limited edition, unknown number, and distributed by Mosaic Press. Ewing is a widely published poet from Montreal and has served as writer in residence at several US colleges and institutions. The spine is a tad faded, otherwise very clean and tight with the appearance of having been used very little if at all. View more info

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OpenSet: A TREE Anthology (Open Set).

By: Ferguson, Heather. (editor).

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Hull, Quebec., Agawa Press: 1990

Seller ID: 16480

ISBN: 0969397631

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 67 pp. A published anthology of poems by poets from the Ottawa Valley in honour of the tenth anniversary of TREE. (TREE is a poetry reading that takes place in Ottawa and has been doing since 1979/80. The name? - It just sounded good at the time to those who started it). Twenty nine poets are represented in this volume. Minor wear to the cover edges with a dog eared crease on the top fore corner of the front corner. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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Eleven Early Poems.

By: Fetherling, Doug.

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Weed Flower Press: 1972

Seller ID: 16476

ISBN: 0919530443

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21.5 x 12.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 20 pages bound in stiff off-white covers with black lettering and a saddle stapled binding. These poems are from the period 1965 to 1970. Issued in a limited print run of 400 copies. Slight soiling to the covers, else near fine. View more info

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Demain Les Herbes Rouges.

By: Filion, Jean-Paul.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Les Editions De L'Hexagone: 1962

Seller ID: 8850

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 15.5 cm.; 31 pp. Limited edition of 1000 copies with the original glassine jacket present. The text is in French. White card stock cover with frenched flaps. Some light general wear with a previous owner's name on first blank page. View more info

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Silverthorn Bush and Other Poems.

By: Finch, Robert.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., MacMillan Of Canada.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 6847

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm; 86 pp. Orange cloth with silver gilt lettering on the spine and silver decoration on the front board. Signed by the author on title page and also signed with a dedication by "Mary Finch" (Robert's wife) on the half title page. Very minor wear and soiling to extremities. The dust jacket (unclipped and in Brodart) is chipped with small closed tears on the edges. Robert Finch was a well-known professor at University College in the University of Toronto.; Signed by Author View more info

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Dover Beach Revisited and Other Poems.

By: Finch, Robert.

Price: $8.10

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., MacMillan Of Canada.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6848

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; 111 pp. Light blue/orange cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. Signed with a dedication by "Mary Finch" (Robert's wife) on the front free end paper. Very minor wear and soiling to extremities with the head and tail edges of boards being faded. The dust jacket (unclipped and in Brodart) is chipped with closed tears and creases on the edges. Robert Finch was a well-known professor at University College in the University of Toronto. View more info

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Where Are We Going.

By: Flaherty, Kate Marshall. (edited by James Dewar).

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Port Perry, Ontario., Piquant Press.: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32057

ISBN: 0973827777

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13 cm.; (6) - 74 pp. A collection of 51 poems with several having appeared previously in various literary journals. Very minor edge wear and light scuffing to the covers. Possibly sgned by the author if she uses the name "Katie". View more info

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Impulse on the Run; A Collection of Poems.

By: Fletcher, Peggy.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Carnwall, Ontario., Vesta Publications.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26535

ISBN: 0919806082

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 61 pp. Light purple wraps with a darker purple used for the lettering and art work. Forty-eight poems in this collection with a preface by Norma West Linder. Previous owner`s address label on the first page and the covers show some very light wear and soiling, otherwise fine. View more info

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Hyphen-ated Woman, Poems.

By: Fraser, Donna.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: London, Ontario, Canada., Third Eye.: 1997

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 30218

ISBN: 0919581897

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 149 pp. Inscribed "Peace & Love, Donna" on first blank page. Minor soiling on card stock cover; binding sturdy, text pages clean. ; Signed by Author View more info

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The Secret.

By: Fumoleau, Rene.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Novalis.: 1997

Seller ID: 30294

ISBN: 289088919X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 16 cm.; 187 pp. Pictorial covers with french folds on the fore edges of same. Location map on the inside of the back cover. A collection of poetry by Fr. Fumoleau who first went as a missionary to the Dene of the North West Territories in the 1950's. Minor shelf wear and light scuffing to the covers, otherwise clean and sound. View more info

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Open Slowly.

By: Furlong, Dayle

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Tightrope Books.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19181

Condition: Fine


12mo - 17.5 x 12 cm.; 77 pp. Dayle Furlong's first published book of poems. Contains Impossible Permanence (20 poems), Tonic & Brevity (20 poems) and Litany of Desire (12 poems). View more info

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Je rĂªve et je chante . . .

By: Gagnon, Marie-Micheline.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Privately Published: 1968

Seller ID: 8862

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 13.5 cm.; 72 pp. The text is in French. A collection of poetry with 7 prose pieces one of which is more of a short story. The covers show some mild soiling. View more info

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The Alchemy of the Body. (Alchimie du Corps). (The Body's Alchemy).

By: Garcia, Juan.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Fredericton, New Brunswick., Fiddlehead Poetry Books: 1974

Seller ID: 15807

ISBN: 0919197760

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 33 pp. Yellow wraps with black lettering and a saddle stapled binding. Translated from the French by Marc Plourde. Printed with the original French on the versos and the English translation on the facing rectos. Cover illustrations by Maureen Maxwell. Very slight soiling on the front cover. View more info

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War & Other Measures.

By: Geddes, Gary.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi Press.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 25548

ISBN: 0887840361

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 13 cm.; (2) - 75 - (1) pp. Geddes uses the events of May 18, 1996 when Paul Joseph Chartier died in the men's washroom of the Canadian House of Commons as the dynamite he was carrying exploded to write a cycle of poems that explore the place of the fragmented post war personalities in the modern world. Signed by the author on the first (title) page.The externals show light wear and mild scuffing, the text pages are age-toned on the margins, otherwise tight and clean.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Inner Ear: An Anthology of New Poets.

By: Geddes, Gary. (editor).

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Quadrant Editions: 1982

Seller ID: 16470

ISBN: 0864950217

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 208 pp. A collection of poems by eleven "younger" Canadian poets along with a b/w photograph of each and a short biographical sketch. The poets are John Barton, Robert Billings, Ronnie Brown, Susan Glickman, Ross Leckie, Robyn Sarah, Ronn Silverstein, St. John Simmons, Jim Smith, Ken Strange and Margo Swiss. The covers are mildly edge worn and scuffed whilst the interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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The Inner Ear: An Anthology of New Poets.

By: Geddes, Gary. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Quadrant Editions: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27183

ISBN: 0864950217

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 208 pp. A collection of poems by eleven "younger" Canadian poets along with a b/w photograph of each and a short biographical sketch. The poets are John Barton, Robert Billings, Ronnie Brown, Susan Glickman, Ross Leckie, Robyn Sarah, Ronn Silverstein, St. John Simmons, Jim Smith, Ken Strange and Margo Swiss. The covers show some light scuffing best seen in reflected light whilst the interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info