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undulating swiftly merging from womb to birth

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Names
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 (Author)
Collection

Oscar Lion Collection

Walt Whitman. Holograph manuscript fragments assembled by Dr. Richard Maurice Bucke.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1840 - 1892
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Genres
Manuscripts
Notes
Content: Manuscript poem (fragment) written in ink on a scrap of white paper, undated. Verso is currently inaccessible because the manuscript is pasted down at both its left and right sides onto the larger blank leaf to which it is mounted. Cf. “Song of Myself” (1855), section 5, line 111. In Volume I of: Walt Whitman. Holograph manuscript fragments assembled by Dr. Richard Maurice Bucke. Text published in part in Leaves of Grass and Other Writings, edited by Michael Moon (New York; London: W.W. Norton & Company, 2000), p. 13 with the text taken from Bucke’s Notes and Fragments. Two apparently unrelated lines from this manuscript published in The Complete Writings of Walt Whitman: Issued under the editorial supervision of his literary executors … (New York; London: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1902), Vol. III, nos. 125 and 126
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
MSS Unit ID : 1767
UUID: 59dbf160-c5d9-012f-f298-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1819: Creator Born
  • 1840: Created (Approximate)
  • 1892: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "undulating swiftly merging from womb to birth" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840 - 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fc54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "undulating swiftly merging from womb to birth" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 2, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fc54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1840 - 1892). undulating swiftly merging from womb to birth Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-fc54-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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undulating swiftly merging from womb to birth