WHITE PELICAN

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Vol. 1 - 5 no 1 (complete) + two book publications Edmonton: White Pelican 1971-1975. Eighteen issues + two books. In illustrated wrappers.

EUR 800.00

Edited by Sheila Watson, and others. Contributors include Kiyooka, Nichol, Ondaatje, Finlay, Wiebe, Atwood, Page, Davey, and many others. Focus is on new Canadian writing, with occasional forays overseas. Issue 3/4 dedicated to works on or responding to Gertrude Stein. Graphic work appears in almost all issues. The two book issues (not part of the numbered sequence) are Wilfred Watson's THE SORROWFUL CANADIANS, and Miriam Mandel's LIONS AT HER FACE. Both are verse collections, and are designed to match the issues of the magazine.