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The Artemesia Book: Poems Selected and New (Inscribed copy)
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The Artemesia Book: Poems Selected and New (Inscribed copy)

By Thibaudeau, Colleen

London ON: Brick Books, 1991. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition. INSCRIBED BY POET to the itle page, colour shifting to the spine, thus Very Good. Wraps, 169pp. Includes a newspaper clipping, an obituary of the poet dated January 10, 2012. (1.8 JM FO 59/2. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$14.98

A City Map in verse and Visual: The Calgary Project

By Dronyk, Dymphny; Demeanor, Kris, Editors

Calgary: Frontenac House, 2014. (CAD) Preumed 1st edition, No markings, but touch of moisture to the corner tips of pages, otherwise about Very Good. Wraps, 117pp, colour hotos and reproductions of art works presented with poetry about Calgary AB. This is athe legacy project of Calgary's Inaugural poet laurate featuring over 75 Calgary writers and artists. (2.0 JM FO 32/2. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$15.99

Hard 2 beleev (Inscribed copy)

By Bissett, Bill

Vancouver: Talonbooks Ltd, 1990. (CAD) Presumed 1st edition INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR with drawing of three birds and two suns, Fine. Wraps, 139pp, poemas and line drawings. Bissett was awarded the 1990 Milton Acorn People's Poet Prize. (1.33 JM ITH18. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$19.99

VARIOUS POSITIONS, A Life of Leonard Cohen.
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VARIOUS POSITIONS, A Life of Leonard Cohen.

By NADEL, Ira B.

NY: Pantheon, 1996. (CAD) First printing. Remainder dot to top edge of pages, no other markings, otherwise Fine in about Fine clear acetate Dj with slight rubbing to surfaces. Gossy photo boards with clear acetate Dj, 325pp, index. B&W photos. This is a mid 1990s biography of the Canadian poet and songwriter. (2.0 JM FO 16/a6. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Remainder.

$14.99

DOCTOR ANACONDA'S SOLAR FUN CLUB (Inscribed copy)

By ROSENBLATT, Joe

Erin ON: Press Porcepic, 1978. (CAD) INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR to the endpaper: "To Patrick Lane, a fellow writer, J. Rosenblatt", no other markings, Fine but there is crip to the top edge of the yellow spine strip at the top of the back cover (a small manufacturing fault); no dust jacket as published. Limited number edition: 717 /2000 copies. 7 1/2" x 8 1/2", illus red bds with yellow cloth spine, unpaginated ( c 100pp). Rosenblatt, a Canadian poet, (His book TOP SOIL, won the Governor General's Award in 1976), here presents a collection of pen and ink drawings, a kind of flow of consciousness combining animals forms and whimsical apparatus. Patrick Lane is a Canadian poet. He has written in several other genres, including essays, short stories, and is the author of the novel Red Dog, Red Dog. (1.5 PAR HOJ 301/2. Inscribed By Author. Limited/Numbered. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$24.00

My Darling Nellie Grey
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My Darling Nellie Grey

By Bowering, George

Vancouver: Talonbooks, 2010. (CAD) 1st printing. No markings, Fine. Wraps, 415pp. This is a year's worth of poems written one poem a day for the 365 days of the year 2006. (1.9 JM FO 8/2. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$18.95

Correspondences
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Correspondences

By Michaels, Anne

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 2013. (CAD) Presumed first edition. No markings, Fine in cardboard wraparound. Gray cloth, no page numbers; colour portraits. This is an "accordion" book without spine. Thiere is a poem and a portrait on facing pages: Paul Celan, Joseph Schmidt, Rose Ausländer, Fernando Pessoa, Fred Wander, Charlotte Delbo, André Schwarz-Bart, Primo Levi, Debora Vogel, Bruno Schulz, Franz Kafka, Anna Akhmatova, Albert einstein, Tereska, Osip Mandelstam, Isaiah Michaels, Itsik Manger, W. G. Sebald, Nadezhda Mandelstam, Jean Améry, Etty Hillesum, Albert Camus, Helen Keller, S. Y. Agnon, Charlotte Salomon, Nelly Sachs. Michaels has written a book-length poem, unfolding on one side of the pages, while Eisenstein's colour portraits work in unison with the poem on the facing page. (2.0 JM FO 58/1. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Eisenstein, Bernice. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$49.99

The Golden Treasury of Canadian Verse

By Stephen, A. M.

Toronto: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1931. (CAD) 3rd printing. No markings, a couple of tiny spots to cover, otherwise Very Good;no dust jacket. Green pigskin leather, top edge gilt, ribbon marker, 146pp, B&W illus. Poets insclude Biss carmen, Archibald Lampman, Pauline Johnson, Robert Service Louise Bowman, and others. (1.3 TTB FO 0/3. Leather. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Wallcousins, E.. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$14.49

Queen City

By Souster, Raymond

Erin ON: Oberon Press, 1984. (CAD) 1st edition. No markings,Near Fine in good only dust jacket where the lower portion of the front panel has been hit with water and is slightly wavy. Cloth, no page numbers[80]pp, B&W photos of Toronto by Bill Brooks. This bookof poems and photos was published to celebrate the Toronto Sesquicentennial. (1.8 JM FO 63/3. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Brooks, Bill. 4to - over 9¾" - 12".

$49.95

Angels of Flesh, Angels of Silence (Inscribed copy)
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Angels of Flesh, Angels of Silence (Inscribed copy)

By Crozier, Lorna

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1988. (CAD) INSCRIBED BY POET to the title page, no other markings, some sunfadingjust aong thetop and leading edges of the front cover, otherwise about Very Good used copy. Wraps, 157pp. This is the poet's 7th book of poetry. (1.3 JM FO 16/a4. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$13.49

VARIOUS POSITIONS, A Life of Leonard Cohen.

By NADEL, Ira B.

Toronto: Random House of Canada., 1996. (CAD) First Edition No markings, with owner's blindstamp to lower corner of haf-title, otherwise Fine in about Fine clear acetate Dj with slight rubbing to surfaces. Gossy photo bds with clear acetate Dj, 325pp, index. B&W photos. This is a mid 1990s biography of the Canadian poet and songwriter. (2.0 JM FO 13/2. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.39

VARIOUS POSITIONS, A Life of Leonard Cohen.

By NADEL, Ira B.

Toronto: Random House of Canada., 1996. (CAD) First Edition No markings, Fine in about Fine clear acetate Dj with slight rubbing to surfaces. Gossy photo bds with clear acetate Dj, 325pp, index. B&W photos. This is a mid 1990s biography of the Canadian poet and songwriter. (2.0 JM FO 20/3. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.99

Dog Days Poems (Inscribed copy)

By Padgett, Wayne

Bamfield BC: The Author, 1972. (CAD) 2nd printing. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, crease to lower corner of cover, a but of rubbing to cover edge, Good used copy. Wraps, 120pp. These poems were written in 1969 and 1970. (1.1 JM FO 26/3. Inscribed By Author. Paperback. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$12.99

What Does A House Want?: Selected Poems
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What Does A House Want?: Selected Poems

By Geddes, Gary

U.S.A.: Red Hen Press, 2014. (USA) No markings, but label of the Vancouver Writer's Festival adhered to the first page, otherwise Fine. Wraps, 238pp. Geddes won the Commonwealth Poetry Prize. (1.4 Jm FO 19/3. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.88

LOVE WHERE THE NIGHTS ARE LONG. An Anthology of Love Poems.

By LAYTON, Irving, Editor

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1966. (CAD) Owner's inscription, no other markings, about Fine. Reprinted 1966. Illus wrappers, 79 pp. 6 B&W drawings by Town. Includes 5 poems by Leonard Cohen. Poems by Raymond Souster,Louis Dudek, PK Page, John Glassco and others. (1.1 JM FO 0/3. Paperback. Near Fine. Illus. by TOWN, Harold. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$7.40

Arguments with the Lake (Signed copy)
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Arguments with the Lake (Signed copy)

By Rideout, Tanis

Hamilton OH: Wolsak and Wynn Publishers Ltd, 2013. (CAD) SIGNED BY POET, no othe rmarkings, Fine., Wraps, 70pp. These are poems about two Great Lakes swimmers, Marilyn Bell and Shirley Campbell. (1.3 JM FO 0/2. Signed by Author. 1st. Paperback. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$12.99

Belonging: Poems (Signed and Inscribed copy)

By Shreve, Sandy

Victoria: Sono Nis Press, 1997. (CAD) SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE POET to the title page, Owner's name label to the inside back cover, no other markings, the front cover is sunned along the top edge and the spine edge, Very Good. Wraps, 79pp. This is her 3rd book of poems. (1.2 JM FO 12/4. Inscribed By Author. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$14.99

Baboon in the Mirror: Poems (Signed copy)

By Osler, Richard

Bowen Island: The Author, 2002. (CAD) SIGNED BY AUTHOR, no othe rmarkings, Fine; no dust jacket as published. This book was published in soft-cover in an edition of 300 copies. I believe this is a especially bound hardcover in marbled paper with navy cloth spine and a die-cut windew to the cover, 59pp. A couple of B&W illus. (1.3 JM FO 13/5. Signed by Author. Hardcover. Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$30.00

Except The Lord Build the House ((Signed copy)

By Soles, Andrew

Victoria BC: The Author, 1987. (CAD) SIGNED BY AUTHOR, no other markings, tiny faint spot to cover, Near Fine. Card cover, side-stapled, 31pp. These are poems of failth and social conscience. Includes is a handwritten letter by the poet's son, a thank you note through which his book was included. (1.0 JM FO 21/4. Signed by Author. Staple Bound. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$11.99

False Shuffles (Inscribed copy)

By Urquhart, Jane

Victoria: Press Porcepic, 1982. (CAD) INSCRIBED BY AUHTOR: "To---- / with best wishes/ from/ Jane/ Wellesley/ Nov/ 83", no other markings, tiny crimp to leading edge of cover, Very Good. red wraps, 115pp. Line drawings. This was her 2nd collection of published poems. (1.0 JM FO 27/4. Inscribed By Author. 1st. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Urquhart, Tony. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".

$15.99

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