Leaves in Windy WeatherPoetry
by Eunice Tietjens. Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York (1929). Brown cloth with printed title label. 88pp. Very Good+, some fading to edges and spine. Lacks dust jacket.
Noted archaeologist and anthropologist Edgar L. Hewitt‘s copy with his bookplate.
Laid in is a 1pp. ALS (folded) to Hewitt and a 3pp. typescript of a poem “The Man of Neanderthal” inscribed from the author to Hewitt.
In letter author asks Hewitt for his feedback on the story and whether or not it is “correct scientifically”
1pp. typescript of his reply laid in acknowledging his admiration for the poem and its scientific accuracy. Hewitt says “If anyone does not like the scientific aspects of it, you may refer them to me”
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