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Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 61 works in 112 publications in 1 language and 7,204 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Manuscripts  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Portraits  Epic poetry  Exhibition catalogs 
Classifications: PS3201, 811.3
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Most widely held works by Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection (Library of Congress)
Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )

26 editions published between 1855 and 1884 in English and held by 1,329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In addition to Leaves of Grass the text includes other poetic works by Whitman together with reviews by critics and poets
American literary masters by Leon H Vincent( Book )

1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1906 collection of essays by a noted American educator and lecturer covers the lives, works, and character of nineteen authors--including Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Edgar Allan Poe, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry David Thoreau, Francis Parkman, and Walt Whitman. This was a break-out work because it was the first of its kind to prominently feature American writers publishing after 1789
Walt Whitman : a study by John Addington Symonds( Book )

4 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes a portrait and four illustrations, this 1893 volume provides an intricate analysis of the themes found throughout Whitman's verses and the poet's unique rhyming style
Two prefaces by Walt Whitman( Book )

2 editions published between 1926 and 2002 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walt Whitman, the man and the poet by James Thomson( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democratic vistas, and other papers by Walt Whitman( Book )

2 editions published between 1871 and 1888 in English and held by 192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in the aftermath of the American Civil War during the ferment of national Reconstruction, Walt Whitman's Democratic Vistas remains one of the most penetrating analyses of democracy ever written. Diagnosing democracy's failures as well as laying out its vast possibilities, Whitman offers an unflinching assessment of the ongoing social experiment known as the United States. Now available for the first time in a facsimile of the original 1870-1871 edition, with an introduction and annotations by noted Whitman scholar Ed Folsom that illuminate the essay's historical and cultural contexts
A concise bibliography of the works of Walt Whitman : with a supplement of fifty books about Whitman by Carolyn Wells( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

November boughs by Walt Whitman( Book )

1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes essays, reviews and some poetical works, Whitman's November Boughs was first published in 1888. Most famously, the work contains a fervent essay about the Shakespeare authorship question, of which Whitman was a great believer. Writing about Shakespeare's histories in particular, the poet argues that someone other than Shakespeare of Stratford-upon-Avon penned the works
An American primer by Walt Whitman( Book )

1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Good-bye my fancy : 2nd annex to Leaves of grass by Walt Whitman( Book )

2 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rivulets of prose; critical essays by Walt Whitman( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictures : an unpublished poem of Walt Whitman by Walt Whitman( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bugle-echoes; a collection of poems of the Civil War, northern and southern by Francis F Browne( Book )

1 edition published in 1886 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Calamus. a series of letters written during the years 1868-1880 by Walt Whitman to a young friend (Peter Doyle) by Walt Whitman( Book )

3 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on Walt Whitman, as poet and person by John Burroughs( Book )

3 editions published between 1867 and 1871 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An approach to Walt Whitman by Carleton Eldredge Noyes( Book )

1 edition published in 1910 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reminiscences of Walt Whitman : with extracts from his letters and remarks on his writings by William Sloane Kennedy( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems by Walt Whitman( Book )

4 editions published between 1868 and 1869 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected poems by Walt Whitman( Book )

2 editions published in 1892 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloom, author of "The Western Canon" and one of the world's most renowned literary critics, surveys Walt Whitman's vast poetic work, from early notebook fragments of "Song of Myself" to the late poems of "Good-bye My Fancy."
 
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controlled identityWalt Whitman Collection (Library of Congress)

Library of Congress. Carolyn Wells Houghton Whitman Collection

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English (59)

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