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Letters of Vachel Lindsay

by Vachel Lindsay

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Published by B. Franklin in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lindsay, Vachel, 1879-1931 -- Correspondence.,
  • Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Marc Chénetier.
    SeriesAmerican cultural heritage series ;, 1
    ContributionsChénetier, Marc, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3523.I58 Z48 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 474 p., [4] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages474
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4417397M
    ISBN 100891021736
    LC Control Number79021437

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    Nicholas Vachel Lindsay (Novem - December 5, ) was an American poet. Lindsay is considered the father of modern singing poetry, as he referred to it, in which verses are meant to be sung or chanted. His correspondence with poet William Butler Yeats details his intentions to revive the musical qualities in poetry as had been practiced by the ancient : Novem Springfield, Illinois.   This commitment — confirmed in a letter he wrote at 23, to poet Vachel Lindsay — suggests Hughes — though still bussing tables — was already Author: Lynell George.

      The spirit of Vachel Lindsay was alive and well in Springfield Nov. 5 in the form of his granddaughter, Louisa Lindsay-Sprouse. She was visiting from Eugene, Ore., to promote creative writing in Springfield schools and to celebrate her grandfather’s nd birthday with the Vachel Lindsay Association at Maldaner’s : Karen Fitzgerald. Vachel Lindsay, who described himself as writing "singing poetry," was a forerunner of today's poet/performance artist. His most famous poem, "The Congo," subtitles itself "A Study of the Negro.


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Letters of Vachel Lindsay (American cultural heritage series) First Edition (US) First Printing by Nicholas Vachel Lindsay (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Cited by: 5.

texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln CollectionPages: Finally, these letters, nearly all by VL but several by Elizabeth, his wife, are collected at Yale University.

The credit line reads: Vachel Lindsay Papers. Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. My heart-felt thanks to the university library staff for their guidance and help. Letters from Vachel Lindsay to Julia and Carl Vrooman, Accession #ab, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.

Acquisition Information. This collection was purchased on. Letters of Vachel Lindsay. [Vachel Lindsay; Marc Chénetier] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vachel Lindsay; Marc Chénetier.

Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. "The Golden Book of Springfield" by Vachel Lindsay. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books.

The Annotated Letters of Nicholas Vachel Lindsay to Sara Trevor Teasdale Chapter 9 (Letters ) (Home to Springfield, Illinois: see Letter ) These letters are collected among the Vachel Lindsay Papers.

Yale Collection of American Literature, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Clipping of book review of Lindsay biography, The West-going Heart: a Life of Vachel Lindsay by Eleanor Ruggles, Norton, [].

Letters to Helen S. Church from Olive Lindsay Wakefield: 8 January – Christmas card from Olive to Helen. Of this journey Lindsay wrote in a letter collected in Marc Chenetier’s Letters of Vachel Lindsay: “I had had very little response anywhere and very little understanding.

No one cared for my pictures, no one cared for my verse, and I turned beggar in sheer desperation. Lindsay, Vachel, Letters of Vachel Lindsay. New York: B. Franklin, (OCoLC) Named Person: Vachel Lindsay; Vachel Lindsay: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vachel Lindsay; Marc Chénetier; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries). Lindsay defended the poem; in a letter to Joel Spingarn, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the NAACP, Lindsay wrote that "My 'Congo' and 'Booker T. Washington Trilogy' have both been denounced by the Colored people for reasons that I cannot : NovemSpringfield, Illinois, United States.

Letters of Vachel Lindsay contains letters chosen by Marc Chénetier from thousands written to relatives, friends, and other correspondents over a period of nearly thirty years.

Ranging from. The Congo and Other Poems Going-to-the Sun (Leather Bound) The golden book of Springfield, being the review of a book that will appear in the autumn of the yearand an extended description of Springfield, Illinois, in that year.

The letter was offered to The Vachel Lindsay Association last September, but with so many libraries and museums around where it could be cared for properly, we had to decline it.

At the suggestion of former VLA President Bill Furry, the letter instead was presented to the Springfield High School Library on November 9, Nicholas Vachel Lindsay was born on Novem in Springfield, Illinois. The second of six children and the only son of Dr.

Vachel Thomas Lindsay and Esther Catharine Frazee Lindsay. Vachel did not attend school until he was eight. He was taught at home by his mother, who had been a teacher and artist before her marriage. Guide to the Margaret Sanger letter to Vachel Lindsay, February 13 Summary The Margaret Sanger letter to Vachel Linsday regards a request from the contraception activist to the poet asking him to write a statement of support to be read at an upcoming birth control conference.

Abraham Lincoln Walks at Midnight By Vachel Lindsay (In Springfield, Illinois) It is portentous, and a thing of state. That here at midnight, in our little town More Poems by Vachel Lindsay. General William Booth Enters into Heaven. By Vachel Lindsay. A Sense of Humor.

By Vachel Lindsay. Vachel Lindsay has 74 books on Goodreads with ratings. Vachel Lindsay’s most popular book is The Congo and Other Poems. Letters of Nicholas Vachel Lindsay to A. Joseph Armstrong by Vachel Lindsay 2 editions - first published in Vachel Lindsay was born on Novem in Springfield, Illinois.

The second of six children and the only son of Dr. Vachel Thomas Lindsay and Esther Catharine Frazee Lindsay. Vachel did not attend school until he was eight. He was taught at home by his mother, who had been a teacher and artist before her marriage. His book, The Art of the Moving Picture () was the first book of film criticism, for he was among the first to recognize the merit of this new y’s “Higher Vaudeville” poems were an equally radical experiment in the art of performance.

Early in his career, Lindsay began to realize the efficacy of vaudeville technique.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Vachel Lindsay books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.I first heard of Vachel (pronounced like Rachel) Lindsay quite recently, in an interview with Julian y was the Johnny Appleseed of American letters, a mystic beggar-poet, walking his way through a sublime, early 20th century American countryside and sharing his gospel of beauty with all those he met along the way/5.