Digital Archives Initiative
Gauntlet Press of Richard Outram and Barbara Howard
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next
 
Title By Year1969. FOR ALL CREATION IS DIVINE ENTIRE
First LineTHAT GOD imagining whales
CreatorsOutram, Richard Daley, 1930-2005
Howard, Barbara, 1926-2002
PublisherGauntlet Press
Place of Publication[Toronto]
Date1969
DescriptionOne sheet, 37 x 20 cm, untrimmed, with single folds above the title and below the lower engraving, as issued. With two wood engravings, in indigo: a sunburst above the title; a shoreline profile below the poem. The title and colophon are printed in red. Christmas 1969.
SubjectWhales--Poetry
Size of Original1 folded sheet ; 37 x 20 cm. folded to 16 x 20 cm.
NoteIllustrated by Barbara Howard.
Local Call NumberPS 8579 U92 F67 1969 RARE
TypeText
Resource TypeBroadside
FormatImage/jpeg
IdentifierGP-0011
CollectionGauntlet Press of Richard Outram and Barbara Howard
RepositoryMemorial University of Newfoundland. Libraries
LanguageEng
SourcePrint original in the Rare Books Collection, Memorial University of Newfoundland Libraries.
TranscriptTHAT GOD imagining whales In tireless migration by night Would ever reflect on stars' Ordinate light To fasten glittering barbs In that blackest prodigious back Of the streaming beast in his driven Infinite track And further to burn in his small Eye all the unbound Brilliant Immortal wounds That he may sound.
add to favorites : reference url back to results : previous : next