Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

Selected Poems (Dover Thrift Editions)

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by Walt Whitman
     
 

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Generous sampling from Leaves of Grass, including "I Hear America Singing," "Song of the Open Road," "I Sing the Body Electric," "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd," "O Captain! My Captain!" and 19 more.See more details below

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Generous sampling from Leaves of Grass, including "I Hear America Singing," "Song of the Open Road," "I Sing the Body Electric," "When Lilacs Last in the Dooryard Bloom'd," "O Captain! My Captain!" and 19 more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486268781
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/01/1991
Series:
Dover Thrift Editions Series
Edition description:
Dover Thrift
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
767,856
Product dimensions:
5.22(w) x 8.36(h) x 0.32(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

Meet the Author


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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