Fabulous cover art! The Little Indian Weaver by Madeline Brandeis, Grosset & Dunlap Pulishers, 1928 First Edition. Hardcover book (no dust jacket) in very good condition.. There is an inscription that may be in pencil on the inside of the front cover. All photographs are by the author. Brandeis traveled the world in search of stories to tell, aiming the lens of her camera at the lives of her characters. In addition to illustrating her books with photographs from her travels, Brandeis took up the movie camera in her role as producer of eight motion pictures for children.