Specimen Days and Collect

Specimen Days and Collect

by Walt Whitman
     
 

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Diaries, notes and essays dealing with Whitman's ancestry, boyhood, Civil War experiences, nature, literary subjects and more.

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Diaries, notes and essays dealing with Whitman's ancestry, boyhood, Civil War experiences, nature, literary subjects and more.

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**** Reprint of the original edition (1882 & 1883). The opulent Godine reprint of 1971--now out of print--is cited in BCL3. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781473310292
Publisher:
Read Books Design
Publication date:
07/10/2013
Pages:
382
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.85(d)

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One of America's most influential and innovative poets, Walt Whitman (1819–92) worked as a teacher, journalist, and volunteer nurse during the Civil War. Proclaimed as the nation's first "poet of democracy," Whitman reached out to common readers and opposed censorship with his overt celebrations of sexuality

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