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Gauntlet Press of Richard Outram and Barbara Howard
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Title By Year1959. FOREST
First LineI see the shadow of a tree
CreatorsOutram, Richard Daley, 1930-2005
Howard, Barbara, 1926-2002
Publisher[Gauntlet Press]
Place of Publication[Toronto]
Date[1959]
DescriptionOne sheet of cream card, 19 x 22 cm. Unfolded but notionally divided into two panels, the left half blank, the right half containing the Poem 'Forest' in black script. Above the poem is a black and white engraving of a stylized tree design and two figures, a speckled bird and a tiger. The initials 'HB' are in the lower right-hand corner.
Size of Original1 sheet ; 19 x 22 cm.
NoteChristmas keepsake 1959. Wood engraving by Barbara Howard.
Local Call NumberPS 8579 U92 F68 1959 RARE
TypeText
Resource TypeBroadside
FormatImage/jpeg
IdentifierGP-0003
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.
TranscriptI see the shadow of a tree; The Yew tree, or the Rose: it trembles in the path whereon The fluid Tiger glows Who does not flinch or pause: or lift His jeweled head, to see The Holocaust of Sun above Both tree and shadow-tree!
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