Collected Poems by Vachel Lindsay
- Buy Used: $79.90
as of 5/22/2013 12:24 EDT details
- Sales Rank:8,585,469
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Number Of Items:1
- Shipping Weight (lbs):1.9
- Dimensions (in):8.8 x 6.1 x 1.6
- Publication Date:April 2005
Availability:Usually ships in 1-2 business days
1925. American poet born to a family of evangelical Disciples of Christ, Lindsay transferred his crusading spirit to converting Americans to a love of poetry. His poetry explored American subjects and heroes, with patriotism and a mystic faith in the earth and nature. Contents: Adventures While Preaching Hieroglyphic Sermons; Invocation for The Map of the Universe; Adventures While Singing These Songs: Section I-Nightingales; Section II-Orations, College War-Cries, and Olympic Games; Section III-Litany of the Heroes; Section IV-Verses of an Especially Inscriptional Character; Section V-Moon Poems; Section VI-Incense, and Praise, and Whim, and Glory; Section VII-Runes of the Road; Section VIII-Home Town; Section IX-Politics; Section X-Songs Based on American Hieroglyphics, Cartoons, and Motion Pictures; and Section XI-A Song Based on Egyptian Hieroglyphics.
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.