New York: Mitchell Kennerley, 1913. First edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. 119pp. Small octavo [19.5 cm] Red cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine and blind stamped borders on the front cover. Very good. Faded spine. The edges of the spine and covers are ever so slightly bumped and rubbed. The pages are mildly browned. Item #31618
Signed first edition of Vachel Lindsay's first book. 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. Inscribed by Lindsay on the front free endsheet.