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Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.
Leaves of grass.
New York : Eakins Press, 1966
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|Notes:||A facsimile of the first edition published by Whitman in Brooklyn in 1855.
"An exact copy of the first edition 1855 as issued by Whitman and received by Emerson"--Cover.
"The eight pages of first comments and reviews ... by Whitman and containing a review in The Amerian Phrenological Journal speicifically attributed to the poet himself, are from a copy in the collection of the Pierpont Morgan Libray. The printed text of the letter Emerson sent to Whitman, a facsimile of one the poet had printed and pasted in the front of a few copies, is from the Library of Brown University"--Colophon.
|Description:||95 pages : frontispiece (portrait) ; 29 cm|