New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. First edition. Hardcover. 119pp. Small octavo [19.5 cm] Red cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine. Very good. The edges of the covers are gently bumped and rubbed. There is a former owner's bookplate on the front pastdown, and there is a contemporary notation on the front free endsheet. The pages are mildly browned. Item #25044
Nicholas Vachel Lindsay was an American poet. He is often thought of as the father of modern singing poetry, as he referred to it, in which verses are meant to be sung or chanted.