The Litany of Washington Street
Place Published: New York
Publisher: The Macmillan Company
Date Published: 1929
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 17562
121pp. Octavo [24 cm] 1/4 brown cloth with white and blue paper covered boards. Illustrated endsheets. Very good. The edges of the covers are rubbed. The front cover is heavily faded. The dust jacket is in very good condition, with a couple of small losses from the edges.
Illustrated. When Poetry, A Magazine of Verse, was first published in Chicago in the autumn of 1912, Lindsay, an Illinois poet, was one of its first discoveries. "This is a work of the imagination ... These orations and litanies are held together by quotations from Walt Whitman."--Prologue