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Leaves of grass

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Leaves of Grass is a collection of poetry written by Walt Whitman (1819–1892). Although the first edition was published in 1855, Whitman spent the remainder of his life revising it, resulting in vastly different editions published over four decades.
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1860 - 1861
Place: Boston
Publisher: Thayer and Eldridg
Edition: 3. ed.
Issuance: monographic
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: [uncatalogued]
Reproduction: "Electrotyped at the Boston stereotype foundry. Printed by George C. Rand & Avery" on verso of title-page.
Physical Description
Extent: 456 p. : port. ; 20 cm.
Copy 2. Orange cloth, with butterfly stamped in blind on spine. Frontispiece untinted. Presentation copy, inscribed, from C.W. Eldridge to William D. O'Connor.
Type of Resource
Library of Congress Control Number: 03023678 //r95
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 93022bb0-b0ec-0130-5e1d-58d385a7bbd0
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