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Green Water Blues

by John Skapski
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

First John Skapski was a commercial gillnet fisherman, then he got an MA in creative writing, then he became a lawyer. But he's still a fisherman. One of the finest books to come out of the workplace - piercing, memorable, authentic.

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The Charivari

Or; Canadian Poetics, After the manner of Beppo: A Tale, By Launcelot Longstaff

by George Longmore, introduction by MacDonald, Mary Lu
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian, poetry

The Charivari: Or Canadian poetics, after the manner of Beppo was published under the pseudonym Launcelot Longstaff in Montreal in 1824, and is one of Canada’s first indigenous poems. The Charivari’s hundred and seventy-nine stanzas contain many allusions to local customs, politics and citizens, but it is against this background of Irish-Engli …

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Expanding Room, The

by Brian Henderson
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian
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The Left-Handed One

Poems by Lyubomir Levchev

by Lyubomir Levchev, translated by John Robert Colombo & Nikola Roussanoff
edition: Paperback
tagged: russian & former soviet union

The Left-Handed One is a collection (the first in English) of the poems of Lyubomir Levchev, an internationally known and widely read Bulgarian poet who has been described (by Lilyana Stephanova) as "the most contemporary of our contemporary poets." Here is a poetry in which the private vision serves the public good, in which the revolutionary spir …

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The Country of Mapmakers

by Kim Maltman
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

A substantial collection from this talented and widely published poet.

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Landfall

by Roo Borson
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

Divided into two sections (Migrations and Landfall), this collection of poems includes the poem "Migrations" which was broadcast on CBC Anthology.

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Homecomings

Narrative Poems

by M. Travis Lane
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

An early collection of poems by one of the most erudite and skilled practitioners of poetry in Canada today.

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Pointwise

by Derk Wynand
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

A finely tuned collection of observational poems by a master poet. These poems will stay with you long after you've put the book down.

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Sad Facts

by Pier Georgio di Cicco
edition: Paperback
tagged: canadian

A series of 24 poems of deep reflection on childhood and adulthood by this talented and widely published poet.

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Le Court d’Amours de Mahieu le Poirier

La Suite anonyme de la Court d’Amours

by Terence Scully
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: ancient, classical & medieval