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The Porcupine’s Quill is an artisanal publisher that values the art and craft of the book, both in content and in form. Our mandate is to preserve the culture of the printed word by using our expertise in the art of 20th-century offset printing technology to create quality books that look and feel like 19th-century letterpress products. We specialize in Canadian art and design, book history, memoirs and selectively acquired collections of poetry and fiction from edgy new authors as well as pillars of the canon.

NEW! Upcoming Spring 2019 Releases

Bite Me Bite Me
Joe Rosenblatt
ISBN 9780889844247
Margin of Interest Margin of Interest
Shane Neilson
ISBN 9780889844209
Rerouted Rerouted
Daniel Bryant
ISBN 9780889844216
The Essential Douglas LePan The Essential Douglas LePan
selected by John Barton
ISBN 9780889844230
Viaticum Viaticum
Jeffery Donaldson
ISBN 9780889844223

Fall 2018 Releases

Mrs Romanov Mrs Romanov
Lori Cayer
ISBN 9780889844179
Overtime Overtime
Karl Kessler and Sunshine Chen
ISBN 9780889844155
The Essential Charles Bruce The Essential Charles Bruce
selected by Carmine Starnino
ISBN 9780889844162
Beyond Walls Beyond Walls
Peter Jobin
ISBN 9780889844186
The House on Major Street The House on Major Street
Leon Rooke
ISBN 9780889844193

Spring 2018 Releases

The Essential Dorothy Roberts The Essential Dorothy Roberts
selected by Brian Bartlett
ISBN 9780889844100
See What I'm Saying? See What I'm Saying?
Jim Westergard
ISBN 9780889844124
Fluke Print Fluke Print
Jeffery Donaldson
ISBN 9780889844117
The Rising Tide The Rising Tide
Mark Frutkin
ISBN 9780889844148
Jan in 35 Pieces Jan in 35 Pieces
Ian Hampton
ISBN 9780889844131

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The Porcupine's Quill would like to acknowledge the support of the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts for our publishing program. The financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) is also gratefully acknowledged.

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