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y West Country selected work   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 1975 1975
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Notes

  • Acknowledgement: Some of these poems have appeared in Westerly, Fiddlehead, West Coast Review, Event, Island, Poetry Australia [and] Meanjin.
  • Epigraph: Westron wynde when wyll thow blow/ the small rayne downe can rayne/ Chryst yfmy love wer in my armys/ and I yn my bed agayne. - Anonymous (c.1500)
  • Dedication: This book is for my brother Malcolm.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia,
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Canada,
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Americas,
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Oolichan Books , 1975 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
West Countryi"the names the first men gave", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 1-2)
Whyallai"Incredibly they pour", Kevin Roberts , 1973 single work poetry (p. 3-4)
After the Act (after W.C.W.)i"They won't grow she said", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 5)
West Beachi"In the Patawalonga sandhills", Kevin Roberts , 1973 single work poetry (p. 6)
Getting Firewoodi"the roots he said'll", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 7)
Trans-Canada (for Dale Lovick)i"Everybody has driven it", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 8)
Hitchhikeri"17 miles out of Lethbridge", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 9)
Southern Vancouver Island Assoc. Panel Discussioni"While Michael Joe and Harold Bob", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 10)
Horseshoe Bay Ferryi"In the Summer", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 11)
Spanish Banks Vancouveri"this morning at Spanish Banks", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 12)
Frank Bouchiei"the day Frank Bouchie", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 13-15)
Peace River Countryi"at Hudson Hope they strangled the Peace", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 16)
Lac la Hachei"we have lost", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 17)
The Leaving of Iti"you have to hand it to", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 18)
For Malcolmi"give yourself a coupla years", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 19)
...If the Pain of Losing Youi"if the pain of losing you", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 20)
Lantzville: Winteri"the last of last years cord", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 21)
For My Sonsi"there are no definitions", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 22)
Poem for March 8th 1974i"this morning the wind rides sweating greys", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 23-25)
Apricot Blossomsi"apricot blossoms are falling", Kevin Roberts , 1975 single work poetry (p. 26)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia,
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      Canada,
      c
      Americas,
      :
      Oolichan Books , 1975 .
      1107507737760617099.jpg
      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 59, [4]p.p.
      Limited edition info: A limited edition published by Oolichan Books (R. Smith and M. Carmichael).
      Description: port.
      ISBN: 0889820104
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