By: Ryga, George
8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; DJ has very light soiling, small tears, light waterstain on back fore-edge. Dust jacket in protective Mylar covering. Boards have very light shelfwear. Third book by the author of Ecstasy of Rita Joe. Ryga has written here of the brother who had to leave school so his brighter brother could go to school, the brother who was tied to the land so his brother could go to England to university, the brother who was old at 28 while his brilliant brother took his own life in a far off land.
Title: BALLAD OF A STONE PICKER
Publisher: Toronto, ON, Macmillan: 1966
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Seller ID: 5126
Keywords: Fiction Canadian Literature sibling rivalry