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Dans le Sombre, suivi de Le Poeme et le Poetique

By: Ouellette, Fernand

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Editions de l'Hexagone.: 1967

Seller ID: 25366

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19 x 14 cm.; 91 pp. Text is in French. Ouellette is a French-Canadia n poet. A collection of his poems plus a short essay. Card stock cover is sunned with light soiling and light edgewear; binding sturdy, text pages clean. View more info

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The River & the Lake. Poetry and Drawings.

By: Page, Joanne.

Price: $5.85

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Quarry Press.: 1993

Seller ID: 29394

ISBN: 1550820907

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 82 pp. One of the titles from the "New Canadian Poets Series" from Quarry Press of Kingston. Illustrated with 17 black and white drawings (quite beautiful by the way) by the author. Very minor wear to the fore corners of the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding. View more info

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The River & the Lake. Poetry and Drawings.

By: Page, Joanne.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Quarry Press.: 1993

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 29397

ISBN: 1550820907

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 82 pp. One of the titles from the "New Canadian Poets Series" from Quarry Press of Kingston. Illustrated with 17 black and white drawings (quite beautiful by the way) by the author. Very minor wear to the fore corners of the covers, otherwise clean with a tight binding. Signed by the author on the title page.; Signed by Author View more info

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Du Temps qu J'Aime.

By: Perrier, Luc

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions de l'Hexagone: 1963

Seller ID: 16899

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19.5 x 13.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 48 pages. The text is in French. A poetry collection with a long dedication written on the first page by a son of the author. Light soiling, minor edgewear on cover. View more info

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Iron-On Constellations: Poems.

By: Pohl-Weary, Emily

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Tightrope Books.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19182

ISBN: 0973864508

Condition: Near Fine


16mo - 15.5 x 15.5 cm.; [6] - 54 - [6] pp. Signed by the author with an inscription on the first (half title) page. The cover edges show very mild wear. View more info

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baggage.

By: porter, dh.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Coach House Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15389

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 25.5 x 14 cm.; Unpaginated with 36 pages. One single sewn signature with light green end papers. Light grey linen over boards with a textured green cloth (imitation leather) on spine. Green lettering (title only) on front board. Tipped in coloured frontis photo of the shadow of a man reaching for his baggage - a hobo's stick and cloth bag or sack tied onto the end. One page of text with an 'explanation' of the photos that follow. 42 photographs in all with 12 in co... View more info

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The Collected Poems of E. J. Pratt, Second Edition.

By: Pratt, E. J. (edited by Northrop Frye).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Macmillan.: 1958

Seller ID: 24743

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 14 cm.; xxviii - 395 pp. Gray cloth over boards with white and yellow lettering on the spine and both boards. Northrop Frye has written a 16 page introduction for this, the revised edition. From the dust jacket: "This second edition of the collected poems of Canada's foremost poet includes "Behind the Log", "Towards the Last Spike" and other important pieces not in the first edition published in 1944, and now out of print. Some poems which ... View more info

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Pronuncia i nomi / Say the Names.

By: Purdy, Al.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Ravenna, Italy., Longo Editore.: 1999

Seller ID: 24577

ISBN: 8880632205

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; 207 pp. introduction by Branko Gorjup of York University along with prefatory remarks by Margaret Atwood, Anna Cascella, Dennis Lee, Sam Solecki, Frazer Sutherland, and Giuseppe Zigaina. These seven pieces are billingual, English - Italian, as are the poems and the printing is such so that English is on the verso (left hand pages) and Italian on the rectos (right hand pages). The translations are by Laura Forconi, Caterine Ricciardi and Francescda Va... View more info

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Dream Surgeon.

By: Rappaport, Henry.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC., Intermedia Press.: 1975

Seller ID: 29405

ISBN: 0889560013

Condition: Good


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; (9) - 66 - (3) pp. First published in harcover in 1974, this is the soft cover edition from the following year. Previous owner's name on the first page and the covers show moderate wear to the edges and general though mild scuffing. Otherwise clean with a solid binding. View more info

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Blue Mind's Flower.

By: Read, Janet.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Goderich, Ontario., Moonstone Press.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29427

ISBN: 0920259413

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 22 x 12.5 cm.; 96 pp. Some of the poems have been previously published in "The New Quarterly" and "Other Voices". Cover art by Brenda Clark. Printed on a cream-coloured laid paper. Minor wear to the top fore corners of the front and back covers, else fine. View more info

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The Space Inside the Wave.

By: Reibetanz, David.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Thornhill, Ontario., Aeolus House.: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26634

ISBN: 0973241160

Condition: Very Good-


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 39 pp. Pictorial wraps in a saddle stapled binding. This is Reibetanz's second "chap book" of published poems. Signed with an inscription by the author on the title page. The front cover is scratched. ; Signed by Author View more info

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Midland Swimmer.

By: Reibetanz, John.

Price: $9.60

Publisher: Lomdon, Ontario., Brick Books.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26512

ISBN: 0919626866

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 106 - (6) pp. Illustrated with several reproduction black and white engravings. The paper used is Zephyr Antique laid. First edition as per the copyright page. Photograph of the author and a short 1 page biography at the back. View more info

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The Cloned Mammoth.

By: Reyto, Martin.

Price: $8.80

Publisher: Dunvegan, Ontario., Quadrant Editions.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27108

ISBN: 0864050098

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 14 cm.; 62 - (2) pp. A collection of 33 poems by Reyto, Hungarian born who emigrated to Canada in 1956. The spine is a tad sunned or darkened, else fine. Printed on a laid paper by the Porcupine's Quill of Erin, Ontario, a very nicely done book. View more info

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Le temps d'un peu . . . poèmes. Suite I : Les signes.

By: Robillard, Edmond.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec., Editions Albert le Grand.: 1980

Seller ID: 28289

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


12mo - 17.5 x 10 cm.; 40 pp. Plain white paper covers in a saddle stapled binding with a fitted stiff paper dust jacket in beige and black. "La Collection Thomas-André Audet". A collection of some 41 poems, one of which ("Etoile sur la mer"), has 2 corrections made to it - the corrected text in a print face pasted over the errors. Otherwise the wee booklet is clean and tight showing just a whisper of wear to the jacket which also has the author's photogr... View more info

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Bread and Salt.

By: Rodin, Renee.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Burnaby, British Columbia., Talonbooks.: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29918

ISBN: 088922367X

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 110 - (2) pp. First edition and so stated. Some of these poems have previously appeared in various literary journals. Illustrated with 17 black and white photographs with an index to them on the last page. Rodin is also a visual artist with the photograph as one of her media. Minor shelf wear to the fore corners of the covers, else fine. View more info

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Top Soil.

By: Rosenblatt, Joe.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Erin, Ontario., Press Porcepic: 1976

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16434

ISBN: 0888781261

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 272 pp. A collection of poems by Rosenblatt, "a poet who has been praised. For many talents." Inscribed by Rosenblatt on title page. Card stock covers have some rubbing and light wear, former owner's name on verso of front cover.; Signed by Author View more info

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The Sleeping Lady.

By: Rosenblatt, Joe.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Exile Editions: 1979

Seller ID: 16435

ISBN: 092042810X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; Unpaginated. Forty-five poems printed only on recto side of page. Some soiling on paper wraps, former owner's name on verso of front cover. View more info

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Beastly Metaphors

By: Santyr, Gabrielle.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario., Artful Codger Press.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29420

ISBN: 0973616156

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 93 pp. A collection of 50 poems in 3 cycles: "Opening a Stone", "Beastly Metaphors" and "Pastorale". An as-new and unused book. View more info

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The Touchstone; Poems New and Selected.

By: Sarah, Robyn.

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., House of Anansi.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29928

ISBN: 0887845282

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 20.5 x 12.5 cm.; (12) - 141 pp. French folded flaps on the fore edges of the covers. First edition as per the copyright page. Previous owner's name on the first page, otherwise very clean while having a whisper of shelf wear to the tail edges of the covers. View more info

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Treading Fast Rivers.

By: Schonmaier, Eleonore.

Price: $4.80

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Carleton University Press: 1999

Seller ID: 15180

ISBN: 0886293618

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; 67 pp. Number 8 in the Harbinger Poetry Series from Carleton University. Raised in Northern Ontario and now working as a writer at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, this is Eleonore's second book of poems, a series of linked poems. View more info