With two original woodcuts by Claire Pratt, E. Pratt's daughter one woodcut on the front of the card, one on the inside of the card, complimenting an original 3 stanza Christmas poem by E. Pratt inside, "Grant us Lord amidst the carols, And the chimes that hail thy birth, Deeper anthems from the nations, For thy peace on earth".
Signed by Viola and E. Pratt on the front of the card: "Christmas Greetings from Ned & Viola Pratt, December 1963". Pratt, was the leading Canadian poet of his time.
Originally from Newfoundland he lived most of his life in Toronto, Ontario. A three-time winner of the Governor General's Award for poetry he has been called the foremost Canadian poet of the first half of the century. Subject: Can Lit & Other Greatness, Electronic List TBCL, Gift Suggestions.
TBCL The Book Collector's Library. Specializing in First Editions of English & American literature, Cornerstone books in Science & Travel, Livre d'Artiste, Canadian Literature, Mystery & Detection, Speculative Fiction, Albert Einstein, Borges, Hemingway, Virginia Woolf & Bloomsbury. Ask us about any special requests BEFORE placing your order. TBCL also manufactures a handsome custom line of hand-crafted protective Modern Collector's Clamshell Cases.These cases are unique featuring'Sculpted' cover designs inspired by a title's dustwrapper like Daisy's face on the rare Gatsby. We also custom make classic antiquarian cases & slipcases in elegant papers, leathers & fine fabrics. This listing was created by Bibliopolis. The item "E J Pratt / Christmas / Happy New Year Custom Greetings Card Signed 1st Edition" is in sale since Tuesday, June 4, 2019.
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