Very Good. Book The Peoples' Poet's followup to 'I've tasted My Blood' which won the 'Canadian Poetry Award' in 1970. With cover photo by Greg Curnoe 112pp. Small stain on top pages edge, slight fading on spine and minimal edgewear. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall.
Very Good. Book. *** Signed By Author *** 1972 issue book of poetry by the People's Poet (1923-1986). Acorn won the GG poetry prize in 1976 for The Island Means Minago. 112 pages + 4 pages advertising. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. Some fading to spine, minor spotting to upper pages edge and slight creasing to 2 corners. Looks better than it sounds. Pages tight & unmarked.
Very Good. 12mo. Signed by Author 112 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed by Milton Acorn on the front endpaper. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a slightly faded but uncreased spine; minor rubbing on the front cover; aside from the poet's signature, no interior markings. Herein are poems too numerous to list but some of the highlights are: Bethuniverse; Poem on Life Insurance and Combat; I'll be a Statue to Myself; At Dawson Creek Hotel; It's the Last Stormtime; The Dolphin Knight; In Ottawa Streets; When the Ship of Villainy Went Down; To the Canadian Ruling Class; Ode to the Timothy Eaton Memorial Church; The Sleeping Giant; My Love's Been Bitten; The Schooner Blue Goose; The Man All Sprocketed with Shadows; War Bonnet; Gentle Goddess; and many more.
Signed by Author Acorn, Milton. MORE POEMS FOR PEOPLE. Signed. Toronto: NC Press Limited, (1973). First Edition of the Revised Edition briefly Inscribed by Canadian poet Milton Acorn, dubbed by fellow poets, The People's Poet, on the half-title page. Small 8vo. 112 pp. A near fine copy in illustrated yellow wrappers, as issued, printed in brown.
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