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Poetry Canadian

The Shapes Around Me

by (author) Don Bailey

Goose Lane Editions
Initial publish date
Jan 1973
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Jan 1973
    List Price

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Out of print

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A series of fourteen poems illustrated with a series of photographs. These poems are strongly connected to human relationships and evoke a number of strong emotions.

About the author

Don Bailey, poet and novelist, compiled the first volume of Best Canadian Christmas Stories in 1990. Bob Hilderley, former editor of Quarry Magazine, has compiled this edition.

Don Bailey's profile page