Echoes of the Forest: American Indian Legends.

Boston: Richard G. Badger, The Gorham Press, (1918). Stated second edition, greatly expanded from Brown's earlier Indian Legendary Poems (New York 1912), which included only four Indian-related legends. 8vo, original green cloth, gilt lettering, 264 pages. Frontis portrait. Some occasional browning and offset from laid-in clippings; a fine copy. Item #10967

A presentation copy, inscribed in ink on the front free endpaper and signed by Brown, dated 1927. Some twenty-five poems based on Indian legends, based on this Michigan author's extensive research among the extant published sources for Native American tales; Brown includes an extensive bibliography. With an introduction from George Fuller, Secretary of the Michigan Historical Commission, as well as a brief foreword from Will Carleton. Irish, The Modern American Muse: A Complete Bibliography of American Verse, 1900-1925, 4330.

Price: $45.00

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