Collected Poems of Al Pittman

Collected Poems of Al Pittman

Book - 2015
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"From the publication of his first collection, The Elusive Resurrection, in 1966, to his death in 2001 at the age of sixty-one, Al Pittman stood as one of the most respected and admired poets in Newfoundland. This definitive edition spans nearly four decades of poetic production, reprints each of Pittman's remarkable collections, and includes previously unpublished poems. This book offers readers the chance to appreciate this influential poet's work in its entirety. Al Pittman was born in St. Leonard's, Placentia Bay, in 1940 and raised in Corner Brook. He was a co-founder of Breakwater Books. His most popular books include the children's favorite Down by Jim Long's Stage, the play West Moon, and An Island in the Sky: Selected Poems"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador : Breakwater Books, 2015
Description: 372 pages : ill., map, port. ; 22 cm
ISBN: 9781550814378
Branch Call Number: 811 Pit
Additional Contributors: Crummey, Michael, 1965-


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