File FL0572 - Smoked glass : poetry collection : printer's copy

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CA ACU SPC F0008-S0004-FL0572


Smoked glass : poetry collection : printer's copy


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1 item : 74 pages

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Typescript with holograph corrections and some copy editing. Identified by A. Nowlan as "printer's copy". Introductory pages missing; holograph pagination in upper right hand corner. Includes printer's instructions. Selection of poems identical to published text; however, arrangement varies. Includes references to the following: Midnight caller(s); Smoked glass; The kookaburra's song; Here lies; A certain kind of holy men; Campobello Island Cemetery; Mr. DeLacey and his guest; A royal visit; Curious encounters; Fanfare; The second show; In less time than it takes to tell it; The magician and his wife; The departure; The boil; Autobiographical note; The Glace Bay cabbies; Under surveillance; In the blood; Not fingers or wool; The visitor; Land and sea; A very common prescription; The red wool shirt; Ex-Sergeant Whalen tells this story; He is entertained by the chairman of the department; Election song; It's good to be here; In the garden; Our exalted brother; On the barrens; Cousin Wilfrid's DT blues; Change of address; Doubling back; The carpenter's misfortunes; Full circle : poem; Knowledge and power; Junkets; On being detested by a friend; He'd lived there all his life; Upon this rock; The Commonwealth Games open; One night stand : poem; Until then it had been such an ordinary day; RCMP raid Cape Breton cockfight; There was a time when children died; Big Alex; Living in a mad house; Doctor Johnson's unfounded fear; Tower Green; From the memoirs of Tom Long; If I could be certain, God; The Green Avenger; The apology; The unhappy people; The end, plus twenty-four hours; Back to earth; The drover; What colour is Manitoba?; The rules of the game; Peace of mind; The Plymouth Valiant song; Telephone poem.

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