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Swimming in the Dark (First Lines Poetry)
ean: 9780887534508, isbn: 0887534503,
In this first book, Ross Belor invokes four essential elements: the vastness of the Canadian landscape, the natural world, longing for another and the religious. These elements are used to develop an arc through the five sections of the book that focuses ...
ean: 9780889711792, isbn: 0889711798,
Sharp, accessible and witty, Slant offers a fresh exploration of issues of race, sexuality, and life in the global village. The collection alternates between three main themes of childhood and family in the Chinese diaspora; gay sexuality, community and r...
The Best Of Robert Service: Illustrated Edition
ean: 9780894718137, isbn: 0894718134,
A deluxe edition of the works of Service, with stunning period photographs of the Yukon territory he immortalized through his incomparable verses. Photos are from the famed Kinsey collection, taken in the 1890s during the height of the Klondike gold rush....
ean: 9780978342890, isbn: 0978342895,
Alice Ernestine Prin became Kiki, the Queen of Montparnasse, during the height of the Crazy Years when creativity and unbridled passion had reached a fever pitch. Kiki performed in cabarets, made art, posed nude, was incarcerated, starred in avant-garde s...
sku: M1896219470, ean: 9781896219479, isbn: 1896219470,
Superior Illusions is an epic portrayal of life as experienced on the Voyageur Route from Lachine to the great summer meeting-place at Grand Portage. Drawing on his extensive research, Richard Pope presents a typical young Scot, employed as a clerk b...
In Fine Form: The Canadian Book of Form Poetry
ean: 9781551927770, isbn: 1551927772,
Exploring and exalting the complex art of form poetry in the Canadian literary canon, this comprehensive and groundbreaking anthology brings 175 poems from over 140 poets from the 18th century to the present day, and 20 distinct poetic forms, togethe...
ean: 9780773523180, isbn: 0773523189,
Émile Nelligan (1879-1941) wrote all of his poetry as an adolescent, before spending four decades in a psychiatric asylum. Considering all of Nelligan's work and using a largely textual approach, Émile Talbot points out the Canadian roots of Nellig...
The History of Emily Montague (Centre for Editing Early Canadian Texts)
ean: 9780886290276, isbn: 0886290279,
Frequently called the first Canadian novel, The History of Emily Montague, presents subversive views on traditional subjects like love and marriage and introduces such unique Canadian themes as the relationships between the Québecois and their Briti...
Caged: New and Selected Poems
ean: 9780991879588, isbn: 0991879589,
Emotionally charged, relevant, and moving... the poetry of Caged brings together real-life events, modern trends, and heartfelt responses to some of life's most beautiful and difficult moments. Inspired by life and love and made accessible by honesty...
Dr. W. H. Drummond's Complete Poems
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ean: 9781432622503, isbn: 1432622501,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available a...
Anne Carson: Ecstatic Lyre (Under Discussion)
ean: 9780472072538, isbn: 0472072536,
Anne Carson’s works re-think genre in some of the most unusual and nuanced ways that few writers ever attempt, from her lyric essays, enigmatic poems, and novels in verse to further forays into video and comics and collaborative performance. Carson...
An assemblage of vivid prose-poetry, both gripping and furious, this collection navigates a macabre tour of nightmares, perverse secrets, and death-focused mythologies. Creating a world awash in violence and history, a landscape of gunslingers, madwo...
Once again proving that no subject matter is beyond his poetic grasp, Michael Holmes now takes on the carnivalesque world of professional wrestling. With humour and bone-cracking language, Parts Unknown bridges the artificial trenches that establishe...
ean: 9780919626584, isbn: 0919626580,
Poetry. In Anne Carson's SHORT TALKS the reader is bombarded with short prose poems that resound with the fullness of meditations on life: lyric sermons, riddle-poems that consist only of answers, Lou Reed meets Claude Monet and converts to Zen, the ...
Collected Poems 1951-2009
ean: 9781897430637, isbn: 1897430639,
Mike Doyle, a poet of considerable range and depth, offers an unassailable argument for experience and impassioned observation with the publication of his Collected Poems 1951-2009. Neither easily classified nor directly traceable to a particular sch...
The Holy Forest: Collected Poems of Robin Blaser
ean: 9780520245938, isbn: 0520245938,
Robin Blaser, one of the key North American poets of the postwar period, emerged from the "Berkeley Renaissance" of the 1940s and 1950s as a central figure in that burgeoning literary scene. The Holy Forest, now spanning five decades, is Blaser's hig...
ean: 9780887532979, isbn: 0887532977,
Robert Hilles, the winner of the 1991 Governor General's Award has returned with a new book of odes, dealing with ordinary things surrounding his life. They cover everything from war to love, drawing you into their fresh intimacies with the world....
Collected Poems of Alden Nowlan
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ean: 9780864929600, isbn: 0864929609,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 22 reviews
Alden Nowlan (1933-1983) once wrote of a desire to leave behind "one poem, one story / that will tell what it was like / to be alive." In an abundance of memorable poems, he fulfilled this desire with candour and subtlety, emotion, and humour, sympat...
The Sorrowing House
ean: 9781894078368, isbn: 1894078365,
Genevieve Lehr's debut poetry collection is astonishing in its stylistic range, employing the lyric, prose poem, folk song and fable, as well as several long poems, in her attempt to understand the complexities of human life. The Sorrowing House focu...
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