UNICORN FOLIO. Series Three, Number one. A Canadian Folio
Edition: First Edition
Santa Barbara, CA: Unicorn Press, 1969. Large portfolio, 20 x 13 inches / 51 x 33 cm, yellow card stock pinted in red and black. "375 copies of the folios are published by Kenneth Maytag at Unicorn Press. Typography by Alan Brilliant. Printed by Noel Young " This is copy # 224. Contains 12 broadsides in various sizes plus introductory bifolium printed on four sides : What was in the garden / Margaret Atwood (Charles Pachter woodblock illustration)-- Evidence: Canadian winter / Nelson Ball -- Affiche; Fable fantôme / Jacques Brault -- Elinor's Mouth-hole / R.G. Everson -- The women of Quebec / Eldon Grier -- Commonplaces / Daryl Hine -- Philoctetes, on the island / Michael Ondaatje -- Le fouuuuuuuu / Claude Péloquin -- The zoo, Granby Quebec / Glen Siebrasse -- The mirror; Late arrival / Raymond Souster -- Flying with Milton / Miriam Waddington -- The shadow boxer; The metrical romance of Portland, Maine / Henry Weinfield. Soft creases to bottom margin of front cover and upper inner corner of rear cover and to upper inner corner of introductory piece, else fine, all broadsides fine. The introductory piece has a short essay on Canadian poetry by the editor and notes on the contributers. Note: owing to large size, extra postage will be required.