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I'm Coming Back!, Smart (Elizabeth)
121 Smart (Elizabeth) I'm Coming Back!

Vancouver: William Hoffer, 1991. First edition. A single sheet, 11 X 17 inches, once folded to make a 4-page booklet. A fine copy. Limited to 300 copies. Published for free distribution at the Sydney Book Fair, October 17-21, 1991. Smart's original typescript about her visit to Australia is reproduced, faced with a transcription. Woodsworth A59. 
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The Mirror. Betty's Bar, York., Souster (Raymond)
122 Souster (Raymond) The Mirror. Betty's Bar, York.

[Santa Barbara: Unicorn Press, 1969]. An illustrated poetry broadside/leaflet, one sheet once folded to make a booklet measuring 8 x 11 inches. Fine condition. Prints the title poem and another: Late Arrival. This was issued in the Unicorn Press folio Series 3, No. 1: A Canadian Folio, issued in 1969 in an edition of 375 copies. 
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Queen City. Poems by Raymond Souster. Photographs by Bill Brooks., Souster (Raymond) and Bill Brooks.
123 Souster (Raymond) and Bill Brooks. Queen City. Poems by Raymond Souster. Photographs by Bill Brooks.

Toronto: Oberon Press, 1984. First edition. Brown cloth, spine lettered in gilt. A fine copy in dust jacket. This is copy V of 26 lettered copies, signed by Souster and Brooks on a laid-in slip. 
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124 Souster (Raymond) and R.G. Everson. At Split Rock Falls by Raymond Souster [with] Four Poems by R.G. Everson.

Norwich, Vermont: American Letters Press, 1963. First editions. The Souster is a single leaf, once folded to make a small booklet; the Everson is an 8-page booklet, stapled into green stiff printed wrappes. Light wear to to upper edge of the Souster, otherwise condition is fine. The two booklets accompanied by a letter to a Canadian poet from the publisher, typed, November 19, 1964. The publisher, Ritchie Darling, mentions the publication of the two booklets, and mentions his new press: The Green Knight Press. 
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What is Behavioralism? Thoughts on the Crisis in the Social Sciences., Stankiewicz (W.J.)
125 Stankiewicz (W.J.) What is Behavioralism? Thoughts on the Crisis in the Social Sciences.

West Chesterfield: Girs Press, 1971. First edition. Stiff brown pictorial wrappers in a plain dust jacket, machine-numbered on the front cover. Illustrated end papers. A little bumping to corners, but a fine copy. This is copy number 92 of an edition of 333 copies, and is one of 133 containing a lithograph signed by the artist, Maria A. Girs. Stankiewicz was Professor of Political Science at the University Of British Columbia. 
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126 Stanley (George) Seventh Avenue.

[Prince George]: Gorse Press, 1981. First edition. A poetry broadside, measuring 8 X 11.75 inches. Printed in black & red, ruled in blue-grey. Limited to 126 copies. Signed by Stanley. 
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The Rescue., Stanley (George) [anonymous].
127 Stanley (George) [anonymous]. The Rescue.

[San Francisco: Arts Commission, 1964]. First edition. An illustrated poetry broadside; one sheet measuring 20 X 13 inches. Produced for the 1964 San Francisco Arts Festival. Fine condition. Art by Paul Alexander. Often found signed by the poet and artist; this copy is not signed by either. This was part of a portfolio of broadsides; here offered singly. 
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Almighty Voice., Suknaski (Andrew)
128 Suknaski (Andrew) Almighty Voice.

[Toronto: Dreadnaught, 1976]. First edition. A broadside poem, one sheet measuring 6.25 x 14.5 inches. Printed in 4 colours. Fine condition. Issued as Dreadnaught 52 Pickup 39 [edited by Greg Gatenby, 100 copies published]. Offered here singly, not often seen. 
Price: 75.00 CAD
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Moses Beauchamp for mike olito, Suknaski (Andrew)
129 Suknaski (Andrew) Moses Beauchamp for mike olito

[Winnipeg?]; Turnstone Press, 1978. An illustrated poetry broadside, measuring 18.5 X 14 inches. Fine condition. 250 copies printed. 
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Bird of the Bush. A Collection of Poems., Summerss (George)
130 Summerss (George) Bird of the Bush. A Collection of Poems.

Toronto: Hunter-Rose, 1908. First edition. Original blue cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. Inserted frontispiece & several illustrations in the text. Cloth quite rubbed, soiled, and worn, page edges browned; very good otherwise. A curious collection, including a lengthy (35 pages) autobiography, poems, and short prose pieces. The author describes how his family came to Quebec from England in 1829. Several poems are on Canadian subjects, such as "The Sugar Bush" and "The Pioneer of Ontario". WorldCat shows only one holding of this book - at the National Library of Scotland. The National Library of Canada shows a holding of four copies, all but one of them lacking the illustrations. A scarce book. 
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Post Modernism: A Primary Source., Tidler (Charles)
131 Tidler (Charles) Post Modernism: A Primary Source.

Courtenay, BC: Orphan Presz, 1981. First edition. A broadside, one sheet measuring 8.5 X 11 inches. Printed in black on cream stock. Decorative initial at beginning. A couple of small spots, but basically fine. A short poem about Olson and Creeley on a chicken farm in New Hampshire. A Last Stitch Broadside, No. 1 in a series. 
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Little Allegories of Canada. Montreal: All French Speaking Here., Waddington (Miriam)
132 Waddington (Miriam) Little Allegories of Canada. Montreal: All French Speaking Here.

[Santa Barbara: Unicorn, 1967]. First edition. A poetry broadside, one sheet measuring 12 X 16 inches. A couple of creases in margins, but nearly fine. Printed in red & black. Issued as part of the Unicorn Folio Series One, Number One. 325 copies were printed. 
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As Light as Ever Darkness Is. 17 Poems by 8 Poets., Wade (John Stevens)  & Charles Tidler, et al.
133 Wade (John Stevens) & Charles Tidler, et al. As Light as Ever Darkness Is. 17 Poems by 8 Poets.
Ganges: Orphan Press, 1973. 
Original decorative self-wrappers. A 16-page booklet. Issued as Empty Belly #2, this is copy #190 of an edition of 200. Crease in front wrapper, some light edge wear, very good condition. Verse by John Stevens Wade, John Jacob, Harold Schneider, Lois Ellis, Charles Tidler, Barry Edgar Pilcher, Lyn Lifshin and Alan Altany. A scarce book. 
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Prison Report., Webb (Phylils)
134 Webb (Phylils) Prison Report.

Vancouver: Slug Press, 1982. First edition. A poetry broadside, measuring 13 X 11 inches. Fine condition. Printed in two colours. This is one of 200 copies (of 226), signed by Webb. 
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Prison Report., Webb (Phylils)
135 Webb (Phylils) Prison Report.

Vancouver: Slug Press, 1982. First edition. A poetry broadside, measuring 13 X 11 inches. Printed in two colours. This is one of 200 copies (of 226), signed by Webb. This copy has two dark stains, perhaps from coffee, right on the colophon; otherwise, about fine. 
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First Poems., Whitehead (Lorita)
136 Whitehead (Lorita) First Poems.

Madison, Wisconsin: Abbot Press, 1962. First edition. Two-tone cloth, spine lettered in gilt. Limited to 350 numbered copies, this is number 180. Faint edge wear, a nice bright copy. Inscribed and signed by the poet on the front fly leaf, "To Rona ....". Lorita Whitehead contributed to The Fiddlehead, and to The Atlantic Monthly. This book is uncommon. 
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137 Yearsley (Meredith) The Three Little Pigs by Gertrude Stein by Meredith Yearsley.

Vancouver: Slug Press, 1979. First edition. A broadside poem, one sheet measuring 9 x 12.5 inches. Limited to 50 numbered copies, signed by Yearsley. Fine condition. "This is the first in a series of occasional broadsides devoted to work by new writers". 
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Geologic Time., Young (Patricia)
138 Young (Patricia) Geologic Time.

Salt Spring Island: (m)Other Tongue Press, 1998. First edition. Gray wrappers, designed and lettered in red. Brown end papers. Soft crease to front wrappers, small sticker mark on lower rear wrappers, upper corner bumped, a nice clean copy otherwise. 7 new poems. Limited to 100 numbered copies, signed by Young. 
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