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Weed/flower Press (1965-73)

Kitchener & Toronto
Nelson Ball and Barbara Caruso

Nelson Ball started Weed/flower Press while still attending university in Kitchener, ON. He moved to Toronto where he set up shop in that city's original Bohemian neighbourhood in the Gerrard Street 'village' above Martin Avhenus's Village Book Store. Eventually he turned his energies to collecting and selling literary Canadiana.

1965       Room of Clocks, Nelson Ball
1966       3 x 4, David Cull
1967       The Poem Poem, David McFadden
1967       Beaufort's Scale, Nelson Ball
1968       Of the Land Divine Service, bill bissett
1970       The True Eventual Story of Billy the Kid, bpNichol
1970       Old Friends' Ghosts, Victor Coleman
1971       Points of Attention, Nelson Ball
1971       The Other Side of the Room, bpNichol
1971       Before the Golden Dawn, David UU
1971       Dragon Fly, bill bissett