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Bibliography of Works by Gary Geddes


Rivers Inlet. Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1971.

Poems. Waterloo: Waterloo Lutheran University, 1972.

Snakeroot. Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1973.

Letter of the Master of Horse. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1973.

War and Other Measures. Toronto: Anansi Press, 1976.

The Acid Test. Winnipeg: Turnstone Press, 1981.

The Terracotta Army. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1984.

Changes of State. Moose Jaw: Coteau, 1986.

Hong Kong Poems. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1987.

No Easy Exit. Lantzville: Oolichan, 1989. Trans. with Gonzalo Millan.

Light of Burning Towers. Montreal: Vehicule, 1990.

Girl by the Water. Winnipeg: Turnstone, 1994.

The Perfect Cold Warrior. Kingston: Quarry, 1995.

Active Trading: Selected Poems 1970-1995. Fredericton: Goose Lane, 1996.

Flying Blind. Fredericton: Goose Lane, 1998.

Skaldance. Fredericton: Goose Lane, 2004.

Falsework. Fredericton: Goose Lane, 2007.

Swimming Ginger, Airborn Particles. (forthcoming)


The Unsettling of the West. Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1986.


Letters from Managua: Meditations on Politics and Art. Kingston; Quarry, 1990.

Sailing Home: A Journey through Time, Place and Memory. Toronto: HaprerCollins, 2001.

Kingdom of Ten Thousand Things: An Impossible Journey from Kabul to Chiapas. Toronto: HarperCollins, 2005.


Les maudits anglais. Toronto: Playwrights Canada, 1984. (written in collaboration with Diana Bellshaw, David Fox, Linda Griffiths, John Jarvis, Paul Kelman, Claude Roussin and Paul Thompson).


Conrad's Later Novels. Montreal: McGill-Queen's UP, 1980.


Twentieth-Century Poetry and Poetics. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1969.

Fifteen Canadian Poets. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1970.

Shookum Wawa: Writings of the Canadian Northwest. Toronto: Oxford, 1975

Divided We Stand. Toronto: Peter Martin, 1977.

Fifteen Canadian Poets Plus Five. Toronto: Oxford, 1978.

The Inner Ear: An Anthology of New Poets. Dunvegan: Quadrant, 1982.

Chinada: Memories of the Gang of Seven. Dunvegan: Quadrant, 1982.

Companeros: An Anthology of Writing about Latin America. Dunvegan: Cormorant, 1990.

The Art of Short Fiction: An International Anthology. New York: HarperCollins, 1993.

Fifteen Canadian Poets Times Three. Toronto: Oxford, 2001.

Twentieth-Century Poetry and Poetics. Toronto: Oxford, 2006.

A Verse Map of Vancouver. Vancouver: Anvil Press, 2009.

Updated February 12 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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