Lindsay, Vachel >>
Title Collected Poems of Vachel Lindsay : Revised and Illustrated Edition
Book Condition Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Edition Revised Edition; Seventh Printing
Publisher N. Y. : Macmillan Company; 1931
Seller ID 20097
464 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Hardcover, green cloth, illustrated endpapers, [lxii] + 464 pages, hundreds of original poems, dozens of b/w illustrations by author, including two frontispieces with tissue guard lettered in red. ; Copyright 1923. This is revised and illustrated edition, June, 1925, 7th printing, December 1931. ; Vachel Lindsay, American poet, created what today might be called hip hop poetry, and he himself called hieroglyphic sermons or singing poetry, meant to be recited or chanted with strong rhythms and chilling dramatic effect. ; Very minor shelfwear. Pages slightly yellowed from age.