Author : Gilles Vigneault
Title : Étraves
Language : Text in French
Publisher : Quebec, Editions de l'Arc, 1959 (1964). 4th Edition Signed by Gilles Vigneault.
Size : 8 "X 6 "
Pages : 167 pages
Binding : Good softcover binding (hinges partly creased but tight, overall slightly worn and scuffed) under a removable protective mylar cover
Content : Good content (bright, tight, numerous annotation (by Gilles Vigneault and others? - Jean Pierre Ferland's name appears on page 87 and Vigneault's first son name "Michel" on page 85) )
The book : Rare and very uncommon SIGNED 4th edition of Gilles Vigneault first poems collection.
The author : "Gilles Vigneault, GOQ ( born October 27, 1928) is a Canadian poet, publisher and singer-songwriter, and well-known Quebec nationalist and sovereigntist. A poet deeply rooted in his native Quebec, Vigneault has become an icon at home and Quebec ambassador abroad. He is one of the principal figures of the generation of chansonniers who helped the Quebec chanson find its own identity, even while helping it find a universal dimension."