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Nichol, B. P. 1944-1988

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Most widely held works by B. P Nichol
Once, a lullaby by B. P Nichol( Book )

10 editions published between 1983 and 1992 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhymed text and illustrations describe young animals and children in the moments just before they fall asleep
Babar and Father Christmas by Jean de Brunhoff( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this delightful, animated holiday special, Babar travels to the North Pole to visit Father Christmas' toy shop and to save the holiday for Celesteville. Includes two Bonus Episodes highlighting core family values: 'A Child in the Snow' and 'The Gift'
Konfessions of an Elizabethan fan dancer by B. P Nichol( Book )

19 editions published between 1967 and 2011 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Better break out your sledgehammer - it's time for a little concrete! Concrete poetry, that is. Concrete what? Well, it's poetry that's a lot like art - its meaning comes from what it looks like instead of the order of the words, so it's full of great visual puns and word puzzles. And one of its foremost practitioners is bpNichol, one of Canada's best experimental writers. Konfessions of an Elizabethan Fan Dancer is Nichol's very first book. Originally published in England by Bob Cobbing in 1967, and then in Canada in 1973 by Nelson Ball's Weed/Flower Press, it has been unavailable for a dog'
Selected writing : as elected by B. P Nichol( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rational geomancy : the kids of the book-machine : the collected research reports of the Toronto Research Group, 1973-82 by Steve McCaffery( Book )

7 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gifts : the martyrology book(s) 7 & by B. P Nichol( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All of Nichol's work is stamped by his desire to create texts that are engaging in themselves as well as in context, and to use indirect structural and textual devices to carry meaning. In The Martyrology different ways of speaking testify to a journey through different ways of being. Language is both the poet's instructor and, through its various permutations, the dominant 'image' of the poem. The [nine] books of The Martyrology document a poet's quest for insight into himself and his writing through scrupulous attention to the messages hidden in the morphology of his own speech."--Frank Davey
The martyrology books 1 & 2 by B. P Nichol( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BpNichol's The Martyrology is a long poem begun in 1967 and continuing until Nichol's death in 1988. It includes Book 1 (1972), Book 2 (1972), Books 3 & 4 (1976), Book 5 (1982), Book 6 (1987), gifts: Books 7 & 8 (1990), and Ad Sanctos: Book 9 (1992). The text in this volume is a facsimile of the 1977 edition of Books 1 & 2. --Coach House Books
Journal by B. P Nichol( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Love : a book of remembrances by B. P Nichol( Book )

7 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two novels by B. P Nichol( Book )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The arches : selected poems by Frank Davey( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An H in the heart : a reader by B. P Nichol( Book )

4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zygal : a book of mysteries and translations by B. P Nichol( Book )

9 editions published between 1985 and 2010 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally twelve years in the making! Featuring a cast of thousands. It still stars the letter H, and introduces probable systems, negatives, and the actual life of language! Your heart will pound as you see H's turn into I's before your very own eyes. You'll thrill as words fall apart only to create other words. You'll gasp as bpNichol collaborates with the dead. You'll shake your head in disbelief as he walks the line between fact and fiction one step beyond into the twilight zone of 'pataphysics'
Meanwhile : the critical writings of B.P. Nichol by B. P Nichol( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Meanwhile comprises a substantial collection of bpNichol's critical writing from the mid-1960s to the year of his death, 1988
The cosmic chef: an evening of concrete by B. P Nichol( Book )

4 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Craft dinner : stories & texts, 1966-1976 by B. P Nichol( Book )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The martyrology : books 3 & 4 by B. P Nichol( Book )

24 editions published between 1972 and 2011 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"All of Nichol's work is stamped by his desire to create texts that are engaging in themselves as well as in context, and to use indirect structural and textual devices to carry meaning. In The Martyrology different ways of speaking testify to a journey through different ways of being. Language is both the poet's instructor and, through its various permutations, the dominant 'image' of the poem. The [nine] books of The Martyrology document a poet's quest for insight into himself and his writing through scrupulous attention to the messages hidden in the morphology of his own speech."--Frank Davey
The martyrology, book 5 by B. P Nichol( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2011 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

BpNichol's The Martyrology is a long poem begun in 1967 and continuing until Nichol's death in 1988. It includes Books 1 & 2 (1972), gifts: Book(s) 7 & (1990), and Ad Sanctos: Book 9 (1992). The text in this volume is a facsimile of the 1987 edition of Book 6 Books. -- The Coach House Press
Theseus : a collaboration by B. P Nichol( Book )

6 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The martyrology, book 6 books : 1978-1985 by B. P Nichol( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Selected writing : as elected
Alternative Names
Barrie Phillip Nichol

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ニコル, ビー・ピー

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Selected writing : as electedRational geomancy : the kids of the book-machine : the collected research reports of the Toronto Research Group, 1973-82Gifts : the martyrology book(s) 7 &The martyrology books 1 & 2The arches : selected poemsZygal : a book of mysteries and translationsMeanwhile : the critical writings of B.P. NicholThe martyrology : books 3 & 4