BROTHER TO DRAGONS. A Tale in Verse and Voices.
Warren, Robert Penn
New York: Random House, 1953. First edition In the middle of December, 1811, on the night of the first in the series of great earthquakes which shook the entire Mississippi Valley, a terrible crime was committed. Two brothers, Lilburn and Isham Lewis, brutally murdered a Negro slave for a reason so trivial as to seem almost meaningless. Fine Hardcover (Item ID: ESB10754)