The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language. Vachel LINDSAY.
The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language.

The Golden Whales of California and Other Rhymes in the American Language.

New York: The Macmillan Company, 1920. Hardcover. Small 8vo. Terra cotta cloth with blue lettering and blue and yellow pictorial stamping. xx, 181pp. Very good. Item #47127

Quite nice, tight first edition -- and extra-illustrated with unique frontispiece in the form of blank facing leaf to which is tipped a 4" X 3 3/4" glassine slip boldly inscribed and signed by the poet in brown ink: "For Sarah K. Smith / from / Nicholas Vachel Lindsay / Christmas -- 1923." Lindsay attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1900 to 1903 and Smith was a friend and classmate there.

Price: $150.00

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