Edwardian and Georgian Canadian Poets
1900-1930


 

 

THE
WOOD
CARVER’S
WIFE


BY

MARJORIE
L.C.
PICKTHALL


WITH DECORATIONS
BY J.E.H. MACDONALD A.R.C.A.

MCCLELLAND AND STEWART
PUBLISHERS - TORONTO
© 1922


 

Contents

DEDICATION
  MARJORIE PICKTHALL: A MEMORY
  SLEEP
  THE TREE
  MIRANDA’S TOMB
  FROM A LOST ANTHOLOGY
  TO TIMARION
  ADAM AND EVE
  MARY TIRED
  CHRIST IN THE MUSEUM
  THE CHOSEN
  THE COLOURED HOURS
  QUIET
  THE GARDENER’S BOY
  BARTIMEUS GROWN OLD
  ECCLESIASTES
  SINGING CHILDREN
  INHERITANCE
  ON LAC SAINTE IRENEÉ
  WHEN WINTER COMES
  RIDING
  THE WOODSMAN IN THE FOUNDRY
  THE WIFE
  THE HEARER
  THE WOOD CARVER’S WIFE
  MERLIN’S ISLE
  SHEEP
  WHEN I WAS A TALL LAD
  GOING HOME
  THE FORTUNE SEEKER
  CANADA TO ENGLAND
  MARCHING MEN
  WHEN IT IS FINISHED
  FOR ALL PRISONERS AND CAPTIVES
  ENGLISH FLOWERS
  AGAIN