Author : Gail Fox
Title : DANGEROUS SEASON
Language : Text in English
Publisher : Kingston Ont.: Quarry Press 1969. First edition.
Size : 9" X 6"
Pages : 60 pages
Binding : Very good softcover binding (hinges fine)
Content : Very good content (bright, tight and clean, gift note of a previous owner on title page)
The book : Rare first edition of this first book published by this Canadian poet who studied music at Cornell and helped edit the magazine EPOCH.
The author : Gail Fox, poet (b at Willimantic, Conn 5 Feb 1942). Fox immigrated to Canada in 1963 and came to public attention in the late 1960s and early 1970s as part of a group of writers centered at Queen's and led by poets Tom MARSHALL and David HELWIG and associated with the journal Quarry, which she later edited. Her collections of intense yet often lyrical poetry include Dangerous Season (1969), The Royal Collector of Dreams (1970), Flight of the Pterodactyl (1973), The Ringmaster's Circus (1973), God's Odd Look (1976), Houses of God (1983) and Deepening the Colours (1987).