"You lingering sparse leaves of me." Holograph draft of poem, undated, signed.

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Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892
Collection

Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892

Series I. Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1887
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Whitman
Shelf locator: M.b. Whitman, S - Whitman, Walt Holographs
Genres
Poetry
Notes
Publications: First published in Lippincott's Magazine 40 (November 1887) with three other poems, under the title "November Boughs," then reprinted in the "Sands at Seventy" annex to Leaves of Grass (1888).
Physical Description
Form: Manuscripts ( LCSH )
Extent: 2 leaves
Note: [1 written side] Lightly revised draft of the poem "You lingering sparse leaves of me."
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15520479
MSS Unit ID : 19100
Digital Gallery Image ID : M_1238236
Digital Gallery Image ID : M_1238237
Digital Gallery Image ID : M_1238238
Digital Gallery Image ID : M_1238239
Other local Identifier : 66B1086
UUID: 17e875a0-25e0-0130-759a-58d385a7b928

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1887: Created
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""You lingering sparse leaves of me." Holograph draft of poem, undated, signed." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b6b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""You lingering sparse leaves of me." Holograph draft of poem, undated, signed." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b6b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1887). "You lingering sparse leaves of me." Holograph draft of poem, undated, signed. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-b6b8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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"You lingering sparse leaves of me." Holograph draft of poem, undated, signed.