The PEOPLE, YES. Carl Sandburg, 1878 - 1967, Tom. 1896 - 1988 Ferril.


New York: Harcourt Brace and Company, (1936). 1st trade edition. INSCRIBED PRESENTATION copy from Sandburg to close friend, and long-time associate, Tom Ferril. [8], 286 pp. 8vo. Blue cloth binding. Blue and red dust jacket. VG+ (binder's glue discoloration along hinges)/VG (edgewear & chipping). Item #31925

Inscribed on ffep by Sandburg, in blue fountain pen, to fellow poet, Thomas Ferril: "Tom / with auld acquaintance / and far more than esteem / Carl / December / 1937"

Sandburg later wrote of Ferril "You have the great poet of the West in your midst. He is the poet of the Rockies. And someday he will be recognized as one of the great poets of America."

Price: $425.00