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Bibliography of Works by P.K. Page


Unit of Five: Louis Dudek, Ronald Hambleton, P. K. Page, Raymond Souster, James Wreford. Ed. R. Hambleton. Toronto: Ryerson, 1944.

As Ten, as Twenty. Toronto: Ryerson, 1946.

The Metal and the Flower. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1954.

Cry Ararat!: Poems New and Selected. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1967.

P.K. Page: Poems Selected and New. Toronto: Anansi, 1974.

Five Poems. Toronto: League of Canadian Poets, 1980.

Evening Dance of the Grey Flies. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1981.

The Glass Air. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1985.

Two Poems. Comox, B.C.: Nemo, 1988.

The Glass Air: Poems Selected and New. Toronto: Oxford UP, 1991.

Hologram: A Book of Glosas. London, Ont.: Brick Books, 1994.

The Hidden Room: Collected Poems. Ed. Stan Dragland. 2 vols. Erin, Ont.: Porcupine’s Quill, 1997.

Alphabetical. Victoria, B.C.: Published for the Hawthorne Society by Reference West, 1998.

Rosa Dei Venti/Compass Rose. Ravenna: Longo Editore, 1998.

Alphabetical/Cosmologies. 2 vols. Victoria, B.C.: Poppy, 2000.

(and Philip Stratford). And Once More Saw the Stars: Four Poems for Two Voices. Ottawa: BuschekBooks, 2001.

Planet Earth: Poems Selected and New. Ed. Eric Ormsby. Erin, Ont.: Porcupine’s Quill, 2002.

Cosmologies: poems selected & new. Boston: David R. Godine, 2003.

Hand Luggage: a memoir in verse. Erin, ON: Porcupine’s Quill, 2006.


The Sun and the Moon. Toronto: Macmillan, 1944.

The Sun and the Moon and Other Fictions. Ed. Margaret Atwood. Toronto: Anansi, 1973.

Unless the Eye Catch Fire. Victoria, B.C.: Full Spectrum, 1994.

A Kind of Fiction. Erin, Ont.: Porcupine’s Quill, 2001.

Up on the Roof. Erin, ON: Porcupine’s Quill, 2007.

The Filled Pen: selected non-fiction. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Children’s Literature

A Flask of Sea Water. Don Mills, Ont.: Oxford UP, 1989.

The Travelling Musicians. Illus. Kady MacDonald Denton. Toronto: Kids Can Press, 1991.

The Goat That Flew. Victoria, B.C.: Beach Holme, 1993.

A Grain of Sand. Markham, Ont.: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2003.

A Brazilian Alphabet for the Younger Reader. Erin, Ontario: Porcupine’s Quill, 2005.


(and E.L. Harrison). Ships and Forts: Canada Builds Merchant Ship Recalling Historic Names of Her Pioneer Forts. Montreal: Wartime Merchant Shipping Ltd., 1944.

To Say the Least: Canadian Poets from A to Z. Toronto: Press Porcépic, 1979. (editor)

Brazilian Journal. Toronto : Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1987.


Silver Pennies or The Land of Honesty. St. John, New Brunswick, Children’s Theatre, 1935. (script)

Teeth Are To Keep. Dir. Jim MacKay and Dino Rigolo. Montreal: National Film Board of Canada, 1949. (script)

(and Mike Doyle) Planes. Toronto: Seripress, 1975. (graphics [as P.K. Irwin])

Settings to Music

A Children’s Hymn: S. A. and Piano (or Organ). Score by Harry Somers. Don Mills, Ont.: G.V. Thompson Music, 1996.

The Travelling Musicians: For Narrator/Singer Soprano or Tenor and Chamber Orchestra (1997): From the Grimm’s Fairy Tale The Musicians of Bremen. Music by Murray Adaskin. Victoria, B.C.: AdLar Publications, 1997.

Updated February 12 2015 by Student & Academic Services

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